Tax Break


November 9, 2012

Some important tax and accounting events in the week ahead:

Sunday, Nov. 11 – Friday, Nov. 16 * New York University Institute on Federal Taxation. San Diego.

┬áMonday, Nov. 12 * Leaders from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, Financial Accounting Standards Board, International Accounting Standards Board, and Securities and Exchange Commission as well as former Olympus Corp CEO Michael Woodford speak at the Financial Executives International’s conference on financial reporting issues. Marriott Marquis Times Square. New York.

Tuesday, Nov. 13 – Wednesday, Nov. 14 * Thomas A. Barthold, chief of staff of the U.S. Congress Joint Committee on Taxation, and William Wilkins, chief counsel for the Internal Revenue Service, and others speak at the Bloomberg BNA Tax Policy & Practices Summit. Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Washington.

Wednesday, Nov. 14 * Benjamin M. Lawsky, superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services, addresses New York State Society of CPAs banking conference. FAE Conference Center. New York.

Thursday, Nov. 15 – Friday, Nov. 16 * The PCAOB’s Standing Advisory Group meeting on auditor reporting and fraud detection. 9 a.m. – 12 noon ET, 1201 15th Street NW, Washington.

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