Tax Break


May 10, 2013

Some important tax and accounting events in the week ahead.

Monday, May 13 – Thursday, May 16

* Government and private sector attorneys and accountants speak to Practicing Law Institute program, Basics of Accounting for Lawyers. New York.

* Federation of Tax Administrators electronic filing symposium. New Orleans.

Tuesday, May 14

Voters in south Florida’s Miami-Dade County go to polls to decide whether to increase local hotel taxes to help pay for a $350 million upgrade to the Miami Dolphins stadium.

Wednesday, May 15

Financial Accounting Standards Board meeting on not-for-profit financial reporting. 1300ET, Norwalk, Connecticut.

Wednesday, May 15 – Thursday, May 16

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Standing Advisory Group meeting. Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, May 15 – Friday, May 17

AICPA conference on tax planning, compliance and controversy. Las Vegas.

Thursday, May 16 – Friday, May 17

* Speakers from the Congressional Budget Office, Joint Committee on Taxation, International Monetary Fund, and Treasury Department are among those speaking to the National Tax Association and American Tax Policy Institute spring symposium and state and local tax program. Washington.

* Financial Research Associates’ private investment funds tax master class. New York.

Thursday, May 16 – Saturday, May 18

Securities and Exchange Commission Chief Accountant Howard Scheck and investigators for the PCAOB and FBI speak to Georgia Southern University’s fraud and forensic accounting conference. Atlanta.

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