Chapter Meetings and Other Events

Luncheon Meetings
Generally 3rd Wednesday

Tax Seminar  

Scholarship

 

2017-2018 Meeting and Conference Schedule

Date

Event Place and Time

Speaker

Topic

September 20, 2017 Luncheon Maggiano's 12:00 PM 

Geoff Wood, Special Agent in Charge of ED-OIG's Mid-Atlantic Region

Conducting OIG Investigations: Protecting Taxpayer Dollars

October 11, 2017 Webinar Wanamaker Bldg, 100 Penn Square, East, "Regional Training Room 509 -- 5th Floor, OCR Conference Room   TBA Auditing Relevance and Reliability of Performance Information.

 

November 8, 2017 Luncheon Maggiano's 12:00 PM Special Agent Paul Brezinski EPA OIG Fraud Awareness Briefing
December 8, 2017 Tax Seminar TBA TBA TBA
January 10, 2018 Webinar Wanamaker Bldg, 100 Penn Square, East, "Regional Training Room 509 -- 5th Floor, OCR Conference Room   TBA Grants Management
February 21, 2018 Luncheon Maggiano's 12:00 PM TBA TBA
March 7, 2018 Webinar Wanamaker Bldg, 100 Penn Square, East, "Regional Training Room 509 -- 5th Floor, OCR Conference Room   TBA

Infrastructure Financing with State and Local Government.

 
April 18, 2018 Luncheon Maggiano's 12:00 PM  TBA TBA
May 4, 2018 PDT Renaissance Hotel, 500 Stevens Drive, Lester, PA  19113 TBA TBA
June 13, 2018 Webinar Wanamaker Bldg, 100 Penn Square, East, "Regional Training Room 509 -- 5th Floor, OCR Conference Room   TBA Leadership

 

Bi-Monthly Luncheon Meetings  

Luncheons will be held at the Maggiano's Little Italy, 1201 Filbert Street.  The luncheon begins at noon.  Please make reservations by Monday, November 6, 12:00 noon to be included in our reservation with the restaurant. Please send an email to agaphiladelphia@comcast.net for late reservations or to cancel reservations (remember - we pay even if you don't make it!).

The luncheon training session will result in 1 CPE being awarded.  The luncheon pricing is $25 for members and $30 for non-members. Pre-meeting refreshments are served at 11:50 a.m., and the meeting and buffet luncheon begin at noon. The training sessions will run from approximately 12:30 to 2:30 PM.  We will hold our luncheon meetings every other month (September, November, February and April). 

To make a reservation for the next luncheon, please submit the brief form below.   $25 for members and $30 for non- members will be collected at the door.  First-time attendee new members are free.  If you cannot make your reservation on-line, please send an email to agaphiladelphia@comcast.net.

TO PAY BY CREDIT CARD: Please contact Teri Lewis at 215-656-6276.

 

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Scholarship

Details to be announced

 

 

Tax Seminar Registration -

The Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants will be holding its annual tax seminar.  The seminar will cover tax updates that every practitioner should be aware of going into tax season. 

This year's tax seminar will be held on Friday, December 8, 2017, just in time to earn 8 Tax CPE credits before the year end.  The session will begin at 8:00 AM and concluded at 4:00 PM; registration starts at 7:30 AM.   

This year's speakers and topics are still being finalized, but they will include:

 Joan Trump, CPA, CFE, CGFM, Tax Practitioner

1) Hints/tips from the IRS covering various topics

2) 2017 NJ Veterans Exemption  

Vince Gallo, CPA

1) NJ & PA state & local tax updates

 

Richard Furlong, Jr., Senior Stakeholder Liaison, Internal Revenue Service (Mid-Atlantic Area)

1) Highlights of 2017 Tax Changes (Including IRS “Hot Issues”)

2) Data Security for Tax Professionals: Don’t Take the Bait

3) Estimated Tax Payments: Avoiding Penalties

4) Practitioner Due Diligence for Refundable Credits

 

COST:

The seminar is $40 for members and $100 for non-members. Space is limited, so please register soon.

 

LOCATION:

The seminar will be held at the Wanamaker Building, 5th floor, 100 Penn Square East, Philadelphia, PA 19107 at the U.S. Department of

Education's Regional Training Facility, Room 509.  

 TO PAY BY CREDIT CARD: Please contact Teri Lewis at 215-656-6276.

  .AGA - Philadelphia Chapter

Attention:  Tax Seminar Registration

Association of Government Accountants
Philadelphia Chapter
c/o Teri Lewis

U.S. Dept. of Education - OIG

100 Penn Square East, Suite 509

Philadelphia PA, 19106

 

Tax Seminar Registration

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