Join us daily as our host Jill Schlesinger talks about what you can expect at the ENGAGE 2022 conference onsite and what you don’t want to miss virtually! These segments will include interviews/q&a with speakers, behind-the-scenes look at the Studio, and what’s happening onsite this year!! Make sure to check the Studio out to enhance your experience as a virtual attendee!
This session will review recent cases, rulings and legislation in the area of estate, gift and generation-skipping tax. How those new rules impact estate planning approaches will also be discussed.
The business environment is complex and evolving more rapidly than ever. A world-wide pandemic has required us to work differently, accelerated our adoption of technology by years and injected new risks and opportunities into the system. In order to position ourselves for success, we must understand prevailing environmental trends, how they impact what we do as assurance providers, and the opportunities they present.
The Association and CPA.com launched a shark-tank style startup accelerator five years ago focusing on Accounting, Finance & Regulatory tech solutions. Its purpose is to foster innovation and assist emerging technologies to better understand and service the accounting profession. Investment into new technologies and solutions is critical for not only staying ahead of the curve, but providing client-centric services. In this session, you will hear about trends in FinTech and ESG developments – and meet the startup companies that represent the 2022 cohort.
Understand the current state of and outlook for growth, employment, profits, inflation and interest rates, as well as what it means for the capital markets.
This session will cover the practice and business management strategies and tactics that top advisory practices around the world are focused on for the remainder of 2022 and beyond. Goldman Sachs' Business Strategy team is a global consulting business that works with top retail wealth management firms around the "business of running the business." This session will focus on the often over-looked and under-values tactics that actually move the needle. Areas to be discussed will include: Growth Work (team and leadership) Digital Strategy Advice and Service Delivery
A Long-term care insurance contract is an important risk management tool in the personal financial planning process. The contract provides benefits in the event of a future need for a nursing home, assisted living facility, or home health care. Hybrid long-term care insurance, which is also known as asset-based long-term care insurance, consists of a life insurance or annuity contract, with long-term care benefits as part of the contract.
The CPA profession played a critical role in helping small businesses acquire funding during the pandemic. This role naturally led to CPAs providing their clients with business advice. In turn, the opportunity for deeper client advisory services through business financing was revealed. In this session, leading voices will share how practitioners are expanding their client advisory services by providing financing assistance. You'll hear exactly what steps firms are taking to feature finance and FinTech as part of their CAS offering.
This session covers frequently asked A&A questions asked by AICPA members through their technical hotline and CPEA in the areas of accounting, financial reporting, audit, compilation, and review engagements, with a focus on private company issues.
After much delay and anticipation, Treasury has finally promulgated the proposed regulations to implement the SECURE Act. It includes many refinements to the post-mortem distribution rules. Reviewing beneficiary designations and otherwise updating estate plans will be necessary. Specifically, this session will include the following: A review of how the new regulations are structured Flowcharts to distill the new rules to common practical situations Nuisances to the new 10-year rule Planning for the surviving spouse Planning to capture the exceptions to the new 10-year rule