Nonprofit, Government and Compliance Update [NGCU]

Jul 15, 2016
Time: 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Subject:

Accounting (Governmental)

Credit Hours:

8.00

Price:

Member: $295.00
Non-member: $445.00

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Discussion Leader:

Marci Thomas, CPA, MHA    more info

Marci Thomas, CPA, MHA, is an author and discussion leader for LOSCALZO ASSOCIATES,
LTD. and has been with Loscalzo Associates, Ltd. for 16 years.
Marci writes the not-for-profit and governmental curriculum as well course on internal
control and auditing. Marci is also a clinical assistant professor at the University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill where she teaches Healthcare Strategy, Finance, Governance,
Internal Control and Risk Assessment. Marci works with numerous accounting firms,
performing quality control and efficiency reviews and with nonprofit boards on strategic
planning, internal control and governance issues.
From 1986 through 1999 and again in 2005, she worked for Deloitte, primarily in the accounting and advisory
services department. Most recently, she was Director in Deloitte Consulting in strategy and operations
practice in the Atlanta office. Marci specializes in working with not-for-profit organizations, including those in
the healthcare and higher education arenas. She is a nationally recognized author and speaker on topics as
well as on the OMB’s Uniform Guidance (formerly Circular A-133) and Governance.
In addition to writing numerous training manuals for Loscalzo Associates Ltd., she is co-editor and author of a
book published by Jossey Bass in 2004, Essentials of Physician Practice Management. Her book, Best of Boards:
Sound Governance and Leadership for Nonprofit Organizations, was published by the AICPA in June 2011 and
is on its second printing. Her newest book on Health Care Financial Management was published by Wiley
Publishing in January 2014.
Marci also serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Association of CPAs and is on the executive
committee of the Board. She is also a member of the Not-for-Profit Committee.
Marci received her Bachelor in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from the Georgia
State University and her Masters in Health Administration at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
She is a frequent speaker at local, regional and national conferences.

Marci Thomas, CPA, MHA, is an author and discussion leader for LOSCALZO ASSOCIATES,LTD. and has been with Loscalzo Associates, Ltd. for 16 years.

Marci writes the not-for-profit and governmental curriculum as well course on internalcontrol and auditing. Marci is also a clinical assistant professor at the University of NorthCarolina at Chapel Hill where she teaches Healthcare Strategy, Finance, Governance,Internal Control and Risk Assessment. Marci works with numerous accounting firms,performing quality control and efficiency reviews and with nonprofit boards on strategicplanning, internal control and governance issues.

From 1986 through 1999 and again in 2005, she worked for Deloitte, primarily in the accounting and advisoryservices department. Most recently, she was Director in Deloitte Consulting in strategy and operationspractice in the Atlanta office. Marci specializes in working with not-for-profit organizations, including those inthe healthcare and higher education arenas. She is a nationally recognized author and speaker on topics aswell as on the OMB’s Uniform Guidance (formerly Circular A-133) and Governance.

In addition to writing numerous training manuals for Loscalzo Associates Ltd., she is co-editor and author of abook published by Jossey Bass in 2004, Essentials of Physician Practice Management. Her book, Best of Boards:Sound Governance and Leadership for Nonprofit Organizations, was published by the AICPA in June 2011 andis on its second printing. Her newest book on Health Care Financial Management was published by WileyPublishing in January 2014.

Marci also serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Association of CPAs and is on the executivecommittee of the Board. She is also a member of the Not-for-Profit Committee.

Marci received her Bachelor in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from the GeorgiaState University and her Masters in Health Administration at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.She is a frequent speaker at local, regional and national conferences.

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Website registration for this course closes on July 8, 2016. To register after this date please contact the society at akcpa@ak.net or 907-562-4334.

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Nonprofit, Government and Compliance Update (NGCU)

July 15, 2016

Westmark Fairbanks Hotel
813 Noble Street
Fairbanks, AK

LATE REGISTRATION POLICY
For registrations received less than 21 days from the course date will be charged a late fee of $50 for each 8 hour course and $25 for each 4 hour course.

Not-for-profits and governmental entities are subject to very specific accounting and disclosure guidance. Over the last few years there have been a significant number of updates to accounting and reporting literature from both the FASB and GASB. This program provides a 2016 update of the issues at the forefront of these industries to help accountants and auditors ensure that they are aware and have a basic understanding of the most current professional literature. This program also includes updates relevant to auditors that perform audits under Government Auditing Standards and the Uniform Guidance.

Major Topics:
Recent major accounting and disclosure issues specific to nonprofit entities
Recent major accounting and disclosure issues specific to governmental entities
New industry developments including risk alerts
Changes due to the issuance of the Uniform Guidance

Learning Objectives:
Recognize and apply major accounting and disclosure issues impacting their clients or entities
Prepare complete and accurate financial disclosures for these new developments

Designed For:
Practitioners working with governments in public practice
Accountants working in nonprofit organizations and governments who need to keep on top of current accounting and disclosure requirements

CPE Credits: 8, Accounting (Governmental)

Level of Knowledge: Intermediate

Prerequisite: Basic familiarity with nonprofit governmental accounting

Acronym: NGCU

Discussion Leader: Marci Thomas, CPA, MHA