Crowe Year-End Seminars

Get 2020 vision

Attend our annual audit, tax, and business planning seminars

Register for the industry event that 98% of previous attendees responding would recommend to a colleague*

  • Learn about the impact of new lease accounting standards on public and private companies
  • Get valuable updates on federal, state and local, and international tax developments
  • Hear about ways to help maximize your cybersecurity investments
  • Share ideas and network with your peers
  • Earn up to 4.0 hours of CPE credit (see below)

These seminars will take place throughout the U.S. in November and December. See the schedule below to find the event that works best for you.

Based on Crowe LLP 2018 Year-End Seminar Tour post-event survey responses.  

Sessions include:

Audit and Accounting Overview 

This session will cover recently issued accounting standards and the expected impact of these standards on financial reporting.

The session will provide an update on changes to accounting standards affecting public and private entities.

By participating in this presentation, you should be able to: 

  • Discuss current accounting standards and their effects on financial statements and disclosures 
  • Prepare for recently issued but not yet effective accounting standards, their effective dates, and their expected impact on financial statements and disclosures
 
Year-End Tax Planning

The end of the year is just around the corner. Now is the time to implement 2019 tax planning strategies that can help you save time and maintain compliance. Crowe will provide the latest on critical tax issues from this year and keep you up to date on the latest tax reform developments and how businesses and individuals continue to be affected.

By participating in this session, you should be able to identify federal, state and local, and international tax developments to help you execute tax planning ideas for your organization.

Cyberresilience: Minimizing the Impact and Cost of a Cyberbreach

The risk of a cyberbreach is top of mind for boards and executives in most every industry. Breaches are more and more common and costly despite the billions invested in cybersecurity controls every year. The challenge for business leaders is to know how best to prioritize and maximize their investments in cybersecurity. This session will address the importance of becoming a “cyberresilient” business that can minimize disruptions and costs in the event of a breach.

As a result of participating in this event, you should be able to:

  • Analyze the business impact and costs of a cyberbreach
  • Recognize the difference between cybercompliance and cyberresilience
  • Identify how to prioritize where to invest to become cyberresilient
 
Lessons Learned From Implementing the New Lease Accounting Standards

The new lease accounting standards FASB ASC 842 and IFRS 16 are in full swing for publicly traded companies and international companies. This session will review lessons learned from companies that have implemented the standards and what other companies can do to help make implementation more efficient.

As a result of participating in this event, you should be able to:

  • Analyze key considerations when capturing lease contract data
  • Recognize risks to avoid when implementing the standards
  • Implement best practices for ongoing maintenance of lease accounting

Contact information

For more information, please contact Hannah Schierbeek via email or by calling +1 616 752 4253.

Dates and locations

Indianapolis, IN

Nov. 13, 2019

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Nov. 14, 2019

South Bend, IN

Nov. 19, 2019

Grand Rapids, MI

Nov. 21, 2019

Knoxville, TN

Nov. 22, 2019

Nashville, TN

Dec. 11, 2019

 

Oakbrook Terrace, IL

Nov. 14, 2019

Dallas, TX

Nov. 15, 2019

Fort Wayne, IN

Nov. 21, 2019

New York, NY

Nov. 21, 2019

Denver, CO

Dec. 5, 2019

Columbus, OH

Dec. 13, 2019

More details available on your local seminar registration webpage.

Continuing professional education (CPE)

These sessions will qualify for CPE credit. Hours vary by location. See the specific location pages on the Crowe website for details. There are no registration fees for attending these events; therefore, there are no cancellation fees.

Who should participate

CFOs, controllers, tax professionals, and finance executives

Recommended for up to 4.0 hours:

  • Accounting (1.0)
  • Information technology (1.0) 
  • Tax (1.0)
  • Specialized knowledge (1.0)

Program level: None
Prerequisites: None
Advanced preparation: None
Field of study: Various fields of study represented
Delivery method: Group live

Additional CPE information