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2021 Tax Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives
August 1 - 4, 2021

2021 Tax Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives

The Tax, Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives is the premier annual conference for those professionals working working in this space. The complete program and registration for the 2021 event will be available the first week of April 2021.

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FASB Update
February 2, 2021

FASB Update

Join Michael Cheng for a 60-minute CLN and a plain English discussion about recent and pertinent technical accounting matters that may affect you as you close out 2020 and begin 2021 when it comes to financial statements and recently issued accounting standards and pronouncements from FASB. If time permits, upcoming FASB and PCC projects will be reviewed. Michael Cheng joined Frazier & Deeter in 2019 as the Partner who oversees the firm's ...

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Hand in the Cookie Jar?
February 17, 2021

Hand in the Cookie Jar?

Fraud is something that occurs in every business. During this 60-minute CLN, Hand in the Cookie Jar? participants will gain an understanding of fraud risks in their utility and how to design and implement controls to timely identify when someone has their hand in the cookie jar. These controls are essential, especially with many utilities changing to a more virtual control environment. This course will discuss fraud risks, control ...

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Atlantic Chapter Virtual Game Night
February 18, 2021

Atlantic Chapter Virtual Game Night

SAVE THE DATE! Atlantic Chapter Members, join us on February 18th from 6:00-7:00PM for a virtual game night! Details coming soon. 

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Finance Function Dysfunction: Assessing & Improving Your Financial Operations
March 2, 2021

Finance Function Dysfunction: Assessing & Improving Your Financial Operations

Having a strong and healthy finance function is important to every effective organization. But there are many challenges that can weaken an organization's finance function at its core including turnover in key positions, too few internal controls, doubtful data, too many time-consuming manual processes, having your best thinking depend on complicated Excel schedules, and finding it impossible to get financial statements done on time. Do any of ...

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Internal Fraud: Addressing the Segregation of Duties Dilemma
April 8, 2021

Internal Fraud: Addressing the Segregation of Duties Dilemma

Common in smaller cooperatives, and even in some of the larger cooperatives, providing the staff size necessary to properly segregate duties for internal control purposes is just not feasible. This segregation of duties dilemma leads many to incorrectly conclude that many organizations can't have good internal controls. This 60-minute session counters that conclusion by focusing on those controls and processes that can be implemented to help ...

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Improving the Timeliness & Efficiency of Monthly Financial Close Process
April 27, 2021

Improving the Timeliness & Efficiency of Monthly Financial Close Process

This 60-minute session focuses on the improvements in the timeliness and efficiencies and will help attendees identify time saving and stress saving processes for month ending closings. The strategies and processes associated with month ending closings are vital routines that should be implemented and continually refined and improved within an organization. Participants will be able to take away several tips and time saving ideas from this ...

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Atlantic Chapter 2021 Annual Meeting
June 13 - 15, 2021

Atlantic Chapter 2021 Annual Meeting

Hey Y'all Get a Room!  For the NSAC Atlantic Chapter 2021 Annual Meeting! Save the date!  More information is coming soon! 

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