12:20-12:45p.m. Registration

12:45-1:00 p.m. Welcoming Remarks

  • Dr. Sarah Nutter, Dean, School of Business, George Mason University
  • Professor Keith Jones, Chair, Accounting Department, School of Business

1:00-2:40 p.m. Session 1

  • James B. Mackie, Director of the Office of Tax Analysis, Treasury Department, "The Anti-Inversion & Other Tax Legislation Developments"
  • Frank McGuire and Robert McDonald, Directors, Dispute Consulting Division, Duff & Phelps, "Fraud & Forensics: What's Past is Prologue"

2:40-2:55 p.m. Refreshment Break

2:55-4:35 p.m. Session 1 Continued

  • Robert G. Nath, Tax Attorney, "The Brave New World of FBARs, FINCENs and FATCAs"
  • Michael May, Financial Planner, Sagemark Consulting, "Savvy Social Security Planning: What CPAs and Enrolled Agents Need to Know about Social Security Claiming Strategies"

4:35-4:50 p.m. Refreshment Break


4:50-6:30 p.m. Session 2

  • Dee Mirando-Gould, Senior Technical Director, Accounting & Transactions Services, MorganFranklin Consulting, "Are you ready for an IPO?"
  • Robert Gray, CPA and Director of Quality Control, Rubino & Company, Chartered CPAs and Consultants, "AICPA's New Financial Reporting Framework for Small and Medium Sized Companies"

4:50-6:30 p.m.  Session 3

  • Gary Bulmash, Distinguished Tyser Teaching Fellow, The Robert H. Smith School, University of Maryland, "Virginia Ethics Course"

6:30-8:30 p.m. VSCPA Northern Chapter's Monthly Dinner Meeting

George Mason University School of Business

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in the top 10 percent of all AACSB accredited business schools, the School of Business is one of only 25 percent of business schools accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.




Main Campus
School of Business 
Enterprise Hall 
4400 University Drive, MS 1B1
Fairfax, VA 22030

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