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Forest Products Conference – 7 Tech & 1 [NT] – Webcast

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8.0 Credits

Member Price $310.00

Non-Member Price $385.00

Overview

Learn about a variety of current issues that are impacting the forest products industry.

Highlights

Learn about a variety of current issues that are impacting the forest products industry.

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Designed For

CPAs, private industry professionals and attorneys working in areas related to the forest products industry.

Objectives

Provide a general overview of current developments in the forest products industry.

General Session

- Welcome & Opening Remarks

This session is available to registrants only.

General Session

- Forest Finance and Timberland investment Strategies

Brooks Mendell, President / CEO, Forisk Consulting

Brooks Mendell

Dr. Brooks Mendell has three decades of consulting, operating, and research experience in the forest products and timber industries.  His experience includes roles in harvest operations and procurement with Weyerhaeuser, in management consulting with Accenture, and as a faculty member in forestry and finance at the University of Georgia. A Fulbright Scholar in Uruguay, Dr. Mendell founded Forisk in 2004. He has broad domestic and international experience supporting small businesses, Fortune 500 corporations and public organizations.  An inductee in the Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame, he earned B.S. and M.S. degrees at MIT, an MBA at the University of California at Berkeley, and a Ph.D. in Forest Finance at UGA.

(3/8/22)

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General Session

- Capital Investment Trends in the Forest Products Industry

Brooks Mendell, President / CEO, Forisk Consulting

Brooks Mendell

Dr. Brooks Mendell has three decades of consulting, operating, and research experience in the forest products and timber industries.  His experience includes roles in harvest operations and procurement with Weyerhaeuser, in management consulting with Accenture, and as a faculty member in forestry and finance at the University of Georgia. A Fulbright Scholar in Uruguay, Dr. Mendell founded Forisk in 2004. He has broad domestic and international experience supporting small businesses, Fortune 500 corporations and public organizations.  An inductee in the Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame, he earned B.S. and M.S. degrees at MIT, an MBA at the University of California at Berkeley, and a Ph.D. in Forest Finance at UGA.

(3/8/22)

This session is available to registrants only.

General Session

- Break

This session is available to registrants only.

General Session

- Oregon Inheritance Tax and the Natural Resource Credit

Clinton Bentz, Member, Clint Bentz Consulting LLC Dba Business Navigators LLC

Clinton Bentz

5/8/14 Clint Bentz, CPA, CMA Member, Tax Partner Boldt Carlisle + Smith, Albany, OR Clint Bentz is a Member with Boldt Carlisle + Smith, a full-service CPA firm with offices located in Albany, Salem and Stayton, Oregon. He is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant. After working as a corporate controller for several years, he joined the firm in 1989 where he provides professional tax, estate and succession planning, and business consulting services to a wide range of clients. He is the former chair of the firm’s management team. A graduate of the Cannon Trust Tax School, he leads the firm’s Trust and Estate group. A large part of his practice is devoted to serving the special needs of agricultural and timber clients. Clint regularly writes articles on succession and estate planning issues and is a popular speaker on these topics for both lay audiences and tax professionals. His most recent work is the award-winning “Ties to the Land: Your Family Forest Heritage” succession planning curriculum published in partnership with the OSU Extension Service and the OSU Austin Family Business Program. He has served on several Oregon Board of Forestry working groups, and was instrumental in the rewrite of Oregon’s inheritance tax statute in 2011 and Oregon’s property tax program for small woodland owners in 2003.

This session is available to registrants only.

General Session

- Distributing Capital Gains from Trusts

Clinton Bentz, Member, Clint Bentz Consulting LLC Dba Business Navigators LLC

Clinton Bentz

5/8/14 Clint Bentz, CPA, CMA Member, Tax Partner Boldt Carlisle + Smith, Albany, OR Clint Bentz is a Member with Boldt Carlisle + Smith, a full-service CPA firm with offices located in Albany, Salem and Stayton, Oregon. He is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant. After working as a corporate controller for several years, he joined the firm in 1989 where he provides professional tax, estate and succession planning, and business consulting services to a wide range of clients. He is the former chair of the firm’s management team. A graduate of the Cannon Trust Tax School, he leads the firm’s Trust and Estate group. A large part of his practice is devoted to serving the special needs of agricultural and timber clients. Clint regularly writes articles on succession and estate planning issues and is a popular speaker on these topics for both lay audiences and tax professionals. His most recent work is the award-winning “Ties to the Land: Your Family Forest Heritage” succession planning curriculum published in partnership with the OSU Extension Service and the OSU Austin Family Business Program. He has served on several Oregon Board of Forestry working groups, and was instrumental in the rewrite of Oregon’s inheritance tax statute in 2011 and Oregon’s property tax program for small woodland owners in 2003.

This session is available to registrants only.

General Session

- Lunch

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General Session

- Mill Operations & Automation

Terry Haddix, Patrick Lumber Company

Terry Haddix

Terry has spent the last thirty years in lumber wholesale and remanufacturing and is the current operations manager at Patrick Lumber Company

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General Session

- Economic update

Damon Runberg, Business Oregon

Damon Runberg

Damon Runberg is the Economist at Business Oregon. He supports the statewide economic development goals by tracking and analyzing economic indicators critical to Oregon’s workers and businesses. He also evaluates the effectiveness of Oregon’s economic development strategies and incentives. Prior to working with Business Oregon Damon was the Regional Economist with the Oregon Employment Department for the East Cascades of Oregon for nearly 12 years.

This session is available to registrants only.

General Session

- Break

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General Session

- Forest Products Tax Essentials

Tyler Harris, Senior Manager, Moss Adams LLP

Tyler Harris

Tyler is a Senior Manager specializing in Forest Products and has been with Moss Adams for over 11 years. He received his Bachelor’s in Accounting at University of San Diego and his Master’s in Accounting from University of Oregon.

This session is available to registrants only.

Non-Member Price $385.00

Member Price $310.00

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