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Governmental Accounting and Auditing Conference May 13, 2014 Sacramento and Webcast


Overview: Governmental standards are constantly evolving and it is critical that you stay informed about current and proposed changes. This comprehensive one-day event will arm you with the latest information on GASB updates and give you a clear picture of what’s on the legislative horizon. Industry experts will also share their insights on recent trends in governmental fraud, CalPERS proposals and more.


Welcome and Introductions


What’s on the Horizon at GASB?


GASB Annual Update




State and Local Fiscal Update


Lunch (provided)


CalPERS Proposals

Credit Information: CPE: 8 Hours AA: 8 Hours GT: 8 Hours YB: 8 Hours FR: 1 Hour


GASB 67, 68 and 71




The Supercircular: Changes Coming for Federal Grants Rules


Fraud in the Government Arena

Level: Update



Prerequisites: None


Conference Planning Committee Gary M. Caporicci, CPA, CGFM, CFF Conference Co-Chair Pun & McGeady LLP Vanessa I. Burke, CPA Conference Co-Chair City of Stockton Thomas E. Fil, CPA City of Belmont

A. J. Major III, CPA Vavrinek, Trine, Day & Co. LLP Amy L. Meyer, CPA Maze & Associates Brett I. Miller, CPA, CPFO City of Hollister Timothy F. Reilly, CPA Bachecki Crom & Company LLP

Hyatt Regency Sacramento 1209 L Street Sacramento, CA 95814


Welcome and Introductions


Gary M. Caporicci, CPA, CGFM, CFF Conference Co-Chair Pun & McGeady LLP Vanessa I. Burke Conference Co-Chair City of Stockton 08:35


David G. Bullock, CPA Macias Gini & O’Connell LLP

What’s on the Horizon at GASB You won’t want to miss what is in the pipeline at GASB. Find out what’s new and exciting and learn what to expect in the years ahead. William W. Holder, CPA GASB Board Member (Retired) Dean, USC Leventhal School of Accounting Alan Casden Dean’s Chair of Accountancy



02:35 GASB Annual Update Get an expert’s perspective on GASB No. 65: Items Previously Reported as Assets and Liabilities and how to apply it. You’ll also receive practical guidance on GASB No. 66: Technical Corrections – 2012, No. 69: Government Combinations and Disposals of Government Operations and No. 70: Accounting and Financial Reporting for Nonexchange Financial Guarantees.

David E. Sundstrom, CPA GASB Board Member Governmental Accounting Standards Board {Break} 10:30 10:40

State and Local Fiscal Update Hear an overview of California’s latest budget and legislative developments, including changes in the law of municipal revenues and the local fiscal conditions impacting next year’s outlook. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn about federal issues that are likely to affect you in the future. Michael Coleman, MPA Fiscal Policy Advisor Lunch {provided}

11:40 12:40

CalPERS Proposals Straight from the source, you will have the opportunity to learn the status of CalPERS implementation of GASB 68 and 71, as well as other key matters of interest for the upcoming year. Alan Milligan Chief Actuary CalPERS GASB 67, 68 and 71 GASB No. 67: Financial Reporting for Pension Plans and No. 68: Accounting and Financial Reporting for Pensions drastically changed the accounting and

reporting standards for pensions. Join industry leaders for an up-close look at these new standards and GASB No. 71: Pension Transition for Contributions Made Subsequent to the Measurement Date. Explore current proposals and the rate implications of the changes, see examples of financials/disclosures, and learn about calculating pension expense under the new rules.


The Supercircular: Changes Coming for Federal Grants Rules On Dec. 26, 2013, the Office of Management and Budget issued the “Supercircular.” This issuance impacts all of the general requirements for federal grants: administrative rules, cost principles and Single Audit requirements. The new rules go into effect after Dec. 25, 2014. All persons who deal with federal grants will need to be aware of and prepared for the coming changes. Sefton Boyars, CPA, CGFM Regional Inspector General (Retired) U.S. Dept. of Education Fraud in the Government Arena When an organization has established internal controls why don’t those controls prevent and detect fraud? This session will cover fraud cases and the controls that failed; how to identify the opportunity points for fraud to occur and why controls are not preventing and detecting fraud. Nancy L. Young, CPA, CISA, CFE Moss Adams LLP {Adjourn}




Contact CalCPA Education Foundation P.O. Box 45066 San Francisco, CA 94145-0066 Phone (800) 922-5272 Fax (888) 868-8558 Web Event Pricing Member $325 Nonmember $425 Conference Registration May 13 // Sacramento Event Code 5141266A May 13 // Webcast Event Code 5141266B Discount Programs Save hundreds with Value-Priced Education (VPE) and Coupons. VPE 80 $1,295 CalCPA Member VPE 40 $795 CalCPA Member VPE 24 $675 CalCPA Member Coupon 10 $2,495 CalCPA Member Learn more about CalCPA discount programs, (800) 922-5272 or Materials for this conference are provided in PDF format. You will receive an email which contains a link for accessing the materials at least three days before the conference.

Registration Policy All registrations are taken on a first-come, firstserved basis. The CalCPA Education Foundation reserves the right to refuse admission to any individual whose behavior it deems inappropriate. Cancellation Policy If you need to cancel your registration, you must cancel four business days prior to the event to receive a full refund. After that time a refund will be given less a $125 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given for no-shows. VPE no-shows will have the number of registered CPE hours deducted from their VPE credit. Coupon no-shows will forfeit the coupon used to register. For registration policies please go to Note: Topics and speakers are subject to change. For up-to-date information, please go to CalCPA Education Foundation 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 addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417 or

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