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Accounting For Lawyers
Accounting for Lawyers
Thursday, August 1, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Live Program: $229 for Members | $329 for Nonmembers
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2017-2019), In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges (and their staff who are also members), or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.
New York: 3.5 Skills
New Jersey: 3.5 General
California: 3.5 General
Pennsylvania: 2.5 General
This program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys
Whether you’re a transactional attorney or a litigator, when financial and accounting records emerge in the legal matter you’re handling, it helps to know some accounting basics. The numbers always tell a story—one that may support your legal position.
This basic level program will provide an overview for the non-accountant attorney of key accounting principles including:
Overview of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
How to read:
The Balance Sheet
The Income Statement
The Statement of Cash Flows
The Notes to the Financial Statements
Examples of Financial Statements by Different Industries
How to Analyze Financial Statements for Key Indicators and Financial Statement Ratios
Recent Accounting Developments
How to Read a Tax Return
Differences between C corps, S corps, and LLC’s
New Tax Law Key Changes:
Pass thru entities
Attendees of this program will be able to recognize the relevant accounting & tax principles at work and how they may impact the outcome of legal matters.
Click Here to View Program Agenda & Faculty
Howard H. Fine
, Partner-in-Charge of the Accounting & Auditing Group, Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C.
Steven J. Eller
, Tax Partner, Gettry Marcus CPA, P.C.
New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036
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