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What is NSAC's Cooperative Learning Network?
The NSAC Cooperative Learning Network is a live, interactive webinar, and you can attend from any location with internet and/or telephone access. NSAC members can attend an unlimited number of CLNs at no charge!

Each Cooperative Learning Network will have one or more speakers who are recognized experts on the topic. CLNs typically include a Q&A session where participants can ask questions live or by chat. No advance preparation or prerequisites are required, unless otherwise stated in the course information. Attendees are able to download copies of the slides and/or handouts and are provided a link to view the recording (unless the description states the session will not be recorded). These tools help continue your learning experience after the session.

CPE Credits
The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor (#103068) of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based.

CLN Policies
Refunds for CLNs are not provided. All registrant will be provided with a link to the PODCast which can be viewed if they are unable to participate. Note PODCasts are not eligible for CPE credit.

For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or CLN cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (937) 222-6707 or info@nsacoop.org.

What does my registration include?
Your registration includes long-distance charges for the audio portion and log-in to the video presentation. All handouts and presentation files are downloadable and may be printed out or saved to the participant's computer once they are logged in to the course meeting room. Sessions include one Certificate of Attendance. Certificates for additional participants are $10.00 each.

Why NSAC Cooperative Learning Networks?

Fast.
No wasted time. Get right to the heart of the matter in a course designed to easily fit into your busy schedule.

Convenient.
No travel. No time out of the office. Listen and follow along from the comfort and convenience of your desk, device or conference room.

Easy.
A computer, device and/or telephone are all the equipment you need.

CLNs are ideal for multiple attendees. Registrants may use a monitor and speakers/speakerphone and invite others to participate - at no extra cost to you. Additional attendees seeking CPE credit for viewing the session will incur a $10 fee per certificate request.

Affordable.
NSAC Cooperative Learning Networks are free for members and available to non members at a fraction of the cost of travel and attendance fees for other high-priced conferences or seminars.

For more information contact the National Office at 937-222-6707 or email to: info@nsacoop.org

Cooperative Learning Network

Update! PPP Loans and Forgiveness: A Cooperative Perspective
Date: Thursday, October 22, 2020
Time: 02:00 PM ET / 01:00 PM CT / 12:00 PM MT / 11:00 AM PT [Prevailing Time]
Approximate Duration: 60 minutes
Presenter(s): Eric Krienert, CPA & Adam Hite, CPA Moss Adams LLP
Objective: Attendees will learn about the economic necessity documentation requirements.
Understanding qualifying and non-qualifying expenses.
Understanding the tax and cooperative considerations regarding PPP forgiveness.
Field of Study: Taxes
Program Level: Basic
CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour- must answer 3 attendance questions during presentation
Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Course Description
This session will provide an overview from a cooperative perspective of loans and forgiveness under the Payroll Protection Program. Beginning with the economic necessity to the qualifying expenses and spending timeframe and FTE limitation. An explanation will be provided on restoring FTEs and wage limitation before looking at the loan forgiveness application process. The session will conclude with a review of tax and other considerations.

Presenter Bio(s)
Eric Krienert, CPA has worked in public accounting since 1997. He is experienced in tax planning and consulting for large partnerships and corporations in the food and agriculture industries, but his specialty lies in cooperatives. He provides services related to patronage philosophy and formulating patronage allocation programs based on book, tax, and hybrid programs; equity planning; mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and other combinations; non-qualified equities; and domestic manufacturing deduction and taxation.

Adam has been in public accounting since 2006. He provides tax compliance and consulting services to a variety of clients in the wine and agribusiness industries. His clients include wineries, food processors, marketing and supply co-ops, large farming operations, transportation companies, and high net worth individuals. Adam’s primary focus is on business and tax consulting and compliance, and ASC 740 preparation and review. He also has experience advising clients on a variety of areas such as partnership taxation, accounting methods, state tax, and mergers and acquisitions.

Registration

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Registrations are completed on-line. Include the name(s) of the course(s) for which you would like to register and the email address of the primary registrant, to which program information should be forwarded. Log-in details will be emailed to primary registrants one day prior to each course.


Fees and Payment Procedures

  • The fee for each primary NSAC member participant login location is complimentary.
  • The fee for each primary non-member participant login location is $56.00.
  • Each primary registration includes one CPE certificate.
  • Non-members must pay online, or prior to the session.
  • Every attendee is required to have a primary registration.

Delivery System

  • All programs will be delivered using the Zoom platform for CLN’s. Registrants will receive login instructions in advance by email and the virtual meeting room will open 20 minutes prior to the CLN start time. We recommend participants log-in 15 minutes prior to the start, allowing enough time to download and print any documents you wish to have available during the session presentation. It is recommended that you test your computer prior to attending a meeting.
  • All participants should have Internet access (high speed access recommended but not required) and an audio connection via either speakers or phone.
  • Assistance is available with procedural, downloading or connection issues 20 minutes prior to the start of the presentation.

Refund Policy

NSAC will not issue refunds for a Cooperative Learning Network registration. If a registrant is unable to participate in the Cooperative Learning Network, registrant will be given a credit toward another CLN or he/she will receive a link to the session’s Webcast.

Tip: Viewing the Webcast does not qualify for CPE credit.

Log Ins

Participants can log-into a course 20 minutes prior to the start time of the session. If available, you may then download related files. Course materials will also be sent via email to all registered attendees, within 72 hours of the CLN, unless otherwise noted. If you experience difficulty downloading please call our office at (937) 222-6707 or email info@nsacoop.org. For those registrants who may experience difficulty logging in to the video portion of the Cooperative Learning Network session, the audio can still be accessed by phone.

Webcasts:

Webcasts are available within three business days after the CLN. CPE is not available for viewing of the recorded session.

Additional Information

For more information regarding this series or administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact the NSAC National offices, 136 S. Keowee St., Dayton, OH 45402, 937-222-6707, email: info@nsacoop.org

The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org