Nevada CPA

CPA Panel Exam Session

April 23, 2015 - 11:30am - 1:00pm (Free event, lunch provided)

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Starting to study for the CPA exam and want to hear tips and tricks from those who have recently passed? Come and hear about the best review material and get your questions answered in a small group setting.

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37th Annual Gaming Conference

Save the Date

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May 19 - 20, 2015 Golden Nugget Las Vegas

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2015 Recognition Dinner for Newly Licensed CPAs

Reno - June 4, 2015

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The Nevada Society of CPAs will be honoring the newest CPAs in the State of Nevada during this annual event.

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2015 Recognition Dinner for Newly Licensed CPAs

Las Vegas - June 11, 2015

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The Nevada Society of CPAs will be honoring the newest CPAs in the State of Nevada during this annual event.

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2015 Annual Business Meeting & Awards Luncheon

June 12, 2015 - Las Vegas

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Keynote Speaker: William Balhoff, AICPA Chair 2013-14

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Upcoming CPE & Conferences

  • 37th Annual Gaming Conference

    May 19, 2015

    Conference

     In its 37th year, the NVCPA Annual Gaming Conference should not be missed!  Hear topics specific to gaming and hospitality by industry leaders from across the country.  To view the full brochure, please click here.

    SPECIAL ROOM RATES

    Please use the below link to book your hotel room with the Golden Nugget.  Room block will expire on April 24, 2015.

    https://bookgnlv.goldennugget.com/cgi-bin/lansaweb?PROCFUN+RN+RESNET+RES+funcparms+UP(A2560):;ZGSCPA;1;1;;010;?/#

    GROUP REGISTRATION

    Registering your group of 5 or more?  To receive your discount, contact Kary Arnold, karnold@nevadacpa.org, for information.

    AGENDA

    Tuesday, May 19, 2015

     

    7:30 - 8:20 Registration / Continental Breakfast

     

    8:30 - 8:35 Welcome

    Kevin Karo, Partner, BDO

    2015 Gaming Committee Chair

     

    8:35 - 9:25 Keynote Speaker

    TBA

     

    9:25 - 10:15 New Revenue Recognition Standard and Its Application in Gaming & Hospitality

    Rich Paul, Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP

     

    10:15 - 10:35 Break

     

    10:35 - 11:25 Online Gaming

    Tony Cabot, Partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP

     

    11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #1 The Real Deal in Real Property Tax Valuation - Comprehensive Analysis of Statewide Casino Property Valuation

    Michael Bosma, Managing Shareholder, The Bosma Group

     

    11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #2 IT Updates / Cyber Security Panel

    Randy Tanaka, Director, IS Assurance, BDO (Moderator)

    Mike Day, CIO, Cannery Resorts

    Brian Garavuso, VP IT, Diamond Resorts International

    Ira Victor, Director, Digital Forensics Practice, Data Clone Labs Inc.

     

    12:30 - 1:45 Lunch

    Speaker: Jonathan Ullman, CEO - Mob Musuem

     

    1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #1 REITS 101 and Their Impact on the Gaming Industry

    Tom Wilkin, Partner, U.S. REIT Leader, PwC

    Adam Handler, Partner, U.S. REIT Leader, PwC

     

    1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #2 Affordable Care Act: Lessons Learned

    Juliette Meunier, Partner, EY

     

    2:45 - 3:30 Keynote Speaker

    Len Jessup, President of UNLV

     

    3:30 - 3:45 Break

     

    3:45 -4:45 Accounting / SEC Update

    John May, Partner, PwC National SEC Practices Group

     

    4:45 - 5:30 Legislative / Regulatory Update

    Terry Johnson, Board Member, Nevada State Gaming Control Board

     

    Wednesday, May 20, 2015

     

    7:30 - 8:20 Registration / Continental Breakfast

     

    8:30 - 8:35 Welcome

    Kevin Karo, Partner, BDO

    2015 Gaming Committee Chair

     

    8:35 - 9:25 Keynote Speaker

    Speaker TBA

     

    9:25 - 10:15 Market Outlook

    John Restrepo, Principal, RCG Consulting LLC

     

    10:15 - 10:35 Break

     

    10:35 - 11:35 Millennial Panel

    Stephanie Polon, National Director of Recruiting, BDO (Moderator)

    David Tsai, Sr. VP & CFO, Monte Carlo, MGM Resorts International

     

    11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #1 What's New at the GASB?

    Roberta Reese, Project Manager, GASB

     

    11:35 - 12:20 Breakout #2 Valuation & Impairment Considerations

    Brent Maier, Director, Houlihan Lokey

    Oscar Aarts, Houlihan Lokey

     

    12:30 - 1:45 Lunch

    Speaker: An Experience with the UFC

     

    1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #1 Best Practices for Anti-Money Laundering Compliance

    Elizabeth Cronan, Director, Gaming Policy, American Gaming Association

    Paul Camacho, VP Anti-Money Laundering Compliance, Station Casinos

    Vikas Agarwal, Managing Director, PwC

     

    1:55 - 2:35 Breakout #2 Current Shared Services Initiatives in the Gaming Industry

    James Takach, Partner, PwC (Moderator)

    Kelly Litster, SVP-Shared Services, MGM Resorts International

    Tom Torlone, Partner, PwC

     

    2:45 - 3:30 Macau, Singapore & Asian Gaming: China's Amazing Gaming Future

    Malcolm Greenlees, Jackson Professor of Business, Linfield College

     

    3:30 - 3:45 Break

     

    3:45 - 5:25 Ethics in the Gaming Industry

    David Costello, Chairman, NASBA Center for the Public Trust

  • Latest Developments in Government and NonProfit Accounting & Auditing 2015

    June 25, 2015

    Course

    2015 is yet another year of significant change in the world of government and nonprofit accounting and auditing.  Time is valuable, and it's hard to stay current in today's rapidly changing environment.  Let us save you time and effort in staying current through this informative update course.  The course materials utilize a highly illustrative format to increase concept comprehension and retention.

Events

  • May 2015 Western Nevada Chapter Meeting

    5 20 15

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  • May 2015 Las Vegas Chapter Meeting

    5 21 15

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  • 2015 Reno Recognition Dinner for Newly Licensed CPAs

    6 4 15

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  • 2015 Las Vegas Recognition Dinner for Newly Licensed CPAs

    6 11 15

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  • 2015 Annual Business Meeting and Awards Luncheon

    6 12 15

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