Featured CPE & OSCPA Events

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OSCPA is your one-stop shop for relevant CPE to meet your education requirements and enhance your knowledge and professional expertise. Check this space often for timely featured CPE, as well as OSCPA events and activities.

Featured CPE: Management & Business Advisors Summit – NEW! 

BICWebcast buttonManagement & Business Advisors Summit– NEW! 
October 18, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or webcast

Learn about the hot issues impacting members in business and industry. Highlights include: Becoming Your Business's Most Trusted Advisor • Crisis Clinic: Symptoms, Causes, and Cures • The Evolving Role of the CFO/Controller • The Evolving Role of the CFO/Controller • New Employment Laws: What You Don't Know CAN Hurt You! • Catch Me if You Can: Today's Pink Collar Criminal.

Not your style? Here are some other courses you might be interested in:

Fall & Winter Conferences

Webcast buttonManagement & Business Advisors Summit – NEW! – October 18, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or webcast

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Webcast buttonNorthwest Federal Tax Conference (2 days) – October 28-29, 2019 / Multnomah Athletic Club, Portland or webcast

Webcast buttonIRS / Practitioners Forum – October 31, 2019 / Embassy Suites Portland Washington Square, Tigard or webcast

Webcast buttonOSCPA Tax Controversy Institute – NEW! – November 6, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or webcast

Webcast buttonRetirement Planning Conference – November 8, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or webcast

Webcast button2019 OSCPA Professional Issues Update [3T & 1NT] (4 hours - morning) – December 3, 2019 / Oregon Convention Center, Portland or webcast

Webcast buttonState and Local Tax Conference – January 6, 2020 / Oregon Convention Center, Portland or webcast

Webcast buttonWinter Governmental Auditing & Accounting Conference – January 27, 2020 / Holiday Inn, Wilsonville or webcast


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 webBusiness & Industry Knowledge Network: Legislative Update
November 1, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or Webcast

Designed especially for OSCPA members and their peers working in business & industry, advisory services, and management consulting fields. Join in-person or remotely as Valerie Sasaki, partner with Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP and a Big 4 alumna, gives an update from the recent legislative session. Remote participation is available.

webNot-for-Profit Knowledge Network: DOJ Oversight and Partnership
November 6, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or Webcast

This session will provide an overview of the role of the Oregon Department of Justice (DOJ) in supervising nonprofit organizations and their compliance with legal requirements. Find out what prompts DOJ to initiate reviews and how your clients can avoid common problems. We will also discuss when to contact DOJ for assistance and how to work together with DOJ to help the nonprofit community.

webInfoBites: Beyond the Buzz
November 7, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton or Webcast

The accounting industry is changing. Innovation is everywhere and technological buzzwords like blockchain and robotic process automation are disrupting the industry while big data and analytics are transforming how and what services accountants provide.

  

PlaylistOSCPA CPE Playlists & Packages 

Not sure what class to take? Check out the courses listed in each playlist and take all of them together to enhance your learning experience. 

If you prefer to take your CPE through self-study/on-demand, the AICPA and Surgent Packages include incredible offerings at big savings.

Taxation Playlist

Webcast button 2019 Tax Planning Updates for C and S Corps – October 17, 2019

Passive Activity Loss, At-Risk, Basis and 3.8% Medicare Tax Update (4 hours - morning) – October 18, 2019

Webcast buttonSurgent's Advanced Critical Tax Issues for Limited Liability Companies and Partnerships – November 4, 2019

 

Accounting & Auditing Playlist

Webcast buttonCFO Series: Balance Sheet Management – NEW! – October 24, 2019

Compilations, Reviews, and Preparations: Engagement Performance and Annual Update – November 14, 2019

Fiduciary Accounting and Tax Issues of Estates and Trusts – November 15, 2019

Business & Industry Playlist

webManagement & Business Advisors Summit – NEW! – October 18, 2019

webCFO Series: Balance Sheet Management – NEW! – October 24, 2019

buttonCFO Series: Financial Leadership [NT] – NEW! – November 14, 2019

Find more Business & Industry courses in-person or webcast

Technology Playlist 

Organizing with Outlook for Busy People! November 13, 2019

IRS Playlist (Qualifies for PTIN Credit through Surgent CPE)

Webcast buttonSurgent's Advanced Critical Tax Issues for Limited Liability Companies and Partnerships – November 4, 2019

Webcast buttonSurgent's Advanced Critical Tax Issues for S Corporations – November 5, 2019 

The Top 10 Tax Issues in Dealing with LLCs and Partnerships – November 14, 2019 

 Packages

CPExpress Online Learning Package

CPExpress offers unlimited online access to over 450 quality CPE courses developed by AICPA subject matter experts.

*Package is good one-year from purchase date.

Surgent's Unlimited Plus CPE Package

Surgent's Unlimited Plus CPE Package includes complete access for a single user to all of Surgent's self-study and webinar courses for 12 months.

Professional Conduct & Ethics 

According to Oregon Board of Accounting OAR 801-040-0010 (2) and (3):

  • All active permit licensees must take four hours of Professional Conduct & Ethics training every two years. 
  • New licensees in their first two-year reporting period are required to take an Oregon Board of Accountancy (BOA) registered sponsor’s ethics course covering specific topics. 
  • All other active permit licensees may take a general course that meets the CPE requirements. Click Here to view the CPE catalog for all ethics courses.

OSCPA Events

Bend CPAs: Start your day right

Webcast buttonCentral Oregon Chapter Roundtable Breakfast
October 16, 2019 / McKay Cottage Restaurant, Bend

Join other Central Oregon Chapter members for breakfast and the opportunity to discuss current events and other professional issues facing the accounting profession.

Aspiring CPAs, come learn about the accounting profession from experienced CPAs!
OSCPA CPA/Student Night

October 22, 2019 / OSCPA Center, Beaverton

CPA candidates and students are invited to connect with CPAs to learn more about the CPA profession and the many career paths. Hosted non-alcoholic beverages and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

 

Come together and volunteer your time!
Emerald Empire Chapter Community Service Event with Beta Alpha Psi

October 23, 2019 / FOOD for Lane County, Eugene

Join your colleagues to help support the community by sorting food at Food For Lane County.
Children ages 10 and older are welcome to attend.

 

New to the OSCPA? Check out our orientation webinar!
New Member Orientation Webinar

October 23, 2019

 
As a new member, learn how to connect and take advantage of your membership by signing up for a free new member orientation. Quarterly orientations are held via web/audio conference, and they're designed to get you ready for many successful years with OSCPA.

 

Salem area OSCPA members, come out for a drink and a bite!
Accounting Connect: Salem Social

October 24, 2019 / Ram Restaurant & Brewery, Salem

Have a beverage on us! Members are invited to meet-up with their peers and colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere.
Hosted appetizers, one beverage ticket included per person (beer or wine) and a cash bar will be available.
There is no fee to attend this social. Pre-registration is requested or drop in. 

 

Portland area OSCPA members, come out for a drink and a bite!
Accounting Connect: Portland Social

October 30, 2019 / Thirsty Lion Pub & Grill, Tigard

Have a beverage on us! Members are invited to meet-up with their peers and colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere.
Hosted appetizers, one beverage ticket included per person (beer or wine) and a cash bar will be available.
There is no fee to attend this social. Pre-registration is requested or drop in. 


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