QuickBooks User Conference
Vrakas CPAs + Advisors’ affiliate company, Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting, has added a QuickBooks track to their annual Sage User Conference scheduled for Wednesday, October 24, 2018.
The QuickBooks User Conference is carefully designed to support continued education and growth. With a focus on learning, the format will be broken into a morning session on the QuickBooks Online Product and an afternoon session on the QuickBooks Desktop Product. Each session’s agenda will include:
- Road Ahead
- Month End
- Planning & Budgeting
- Tips & Tricks
Accounting Update Seminar
Vrakas CPAs + Advisors is holding a seminar on the new revenue standards on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.
The FASB’s new revenue recognition model will become effective in January 2019 for private companies. This new revenue standard is expected to affect the revenue recognition practices of most companies. With the requirements quickly approaching, it is time to begin planning for implementation of the new standard.
Stacey Painter, CFO/COO of North American Filtration, Inc., presents Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2014-09 Revenue from Contracts with Customers, as amended, from the perspective of company management preparing the financial information necessary to comply with the new ASU as it relates to small and mid-size businesses.
Participants will be able to:
- Recognize how the new revenue guidance differs from legacy revenue guidance
- Identify and describe the five steps involved in applying the new revenue recognition model
- Identify the transition requirements to be applied upon the effective date of ASU 2014-09, as amended
Basic Reporting Requirements for 1099s and S Corporation Shareholder Benefits Seminar
On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, Vrakas CPAs + Advisors will be holding a seminar on the Basic Reporting Requirements for 1099s and S Corporation Shareholder Benefits.
Vrakas principal, Mary Ellen Michaelson, will present the following topics:
- Reporting 1099 Income – Various Form 1099 Requirements
- Form 1099 Recipients
- Deadlines for Filing Form 1099
- Reporting S Corporation Shareholder Benefits on W-2 Forms