New York, NY, October 29, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jeffrey Halfpenny, Senior Manager, EisnerAmper LLP, will speak at a 2-hour webcast entitled “Form 990: A 2012 Update" scheduled on 11/29/11 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM ET.
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About Jeffrey Halfpenny
Jeffrey M. Halfpenny, CPA, is a senior manager in Eisner Amper’s not-for-profit practice and has years of experience in planning, administering and supervising audits of not-for-profit organizations, as well as hands-on experience in the day-to-day administration and management of their operations.
Jeff was previously the chief of a multi-funded, outpatient, mental-health facility and, as such, was responsible for labor negotiations, health-insurance procurement, and information-technology services, as well as for traditional budgeting/forecasting and fiscal reporting, both internally and to governmental agencies. He has also had extensive experience with the testing and preparation of the reports required by U.S OMB Circular A-133, as well as with the New York State Consolidated Fiscal Report and with the various schedules required by City and State agencies.
Jeff remains an active participant in the oversight and operation of a behavioral health-care agency located in West Harlen and is on that entity’s board of directors’ advisory counsel. A graduate of Hofstra University, Jeff is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the New York State Society of CPAs. Jeff is a leader in Eisner Amplers’ not-for-profit training program, and is a frequent speaker on current topics of interest in the not-for-profit marketplace.
About EisnerAmper LLP
EisnerAmper LLP is one of the premier full service advisory and accounting firms in the Northeast and is ranked as the 15th largest accounting firm in the U.S. The firm provides audit, accounting, and tax services, as well as corporate finance, internal audit and risk management, litigation consulting and forensic accounting, and other professional advisory services to a broad range of clients. The firm works with businesses ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 in size, including providing auditing services to more than 90 public companies. With nine offices in the New York / New Jersey / Pennsylvania corridor and the Cayman Islands, and as an independent member of PKF International, EisnerAmper serves clients worldwide.
For more information about Jeffrey Halfpenny and EisnerAmper LLP please visit: www.eisneramper.com.
Form 990 continues to be an issue of critical significance for non-profits and other companies.
Finance directors, compliance officers and organizations' governing board and corporate counsel need to closely monitor how they fill this form out to avoid any potential penalties.
The Knowledge Congress is assembling a team of experts to provide updates and best practices regarding environment. This two hour live webcast will give up-to-date presentation on the following:
• Up to the minute regulatory updates & best practices
• Reporting of Compensation, with focus on Thresholds
• Revenue from Government Units
• Net Asset Reconciliation
• Audited Financial Statement Reporting
• How to Identify Foreign Grantees on Schedule F
• Supplemental Form 990 data on Schedule O
• Schedule H for Hospitals
• Bank Deposit Reporting as Loans or Business Transactions on Schedule L
• Reporting Components - Community Trusts
• Related Organizations Reporting on Schedule R
• Other issues/updates
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org.