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Join FORVIS as we gather professionals from the nonprofit and public sector industries for an in-depth look at accounting and tax changes affecting tax-exempt entities. We'll also explore relevant hot topics, trends, and best practices to help position your organization for success.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss recent accounting standards issued by GAAP/GASB
  • Describe recent trends in crypto and emerging red flags for fraud
  • Explain recent tax updates affecting the nonprofit industry
  • Identify best practices for internal audit and internal controls
  • Recognize best practices for preventing and detecting cybersecurity issues


BEST Conference Center 
University of Kansas Edwards Campus
12600 Quivira Road 
Overland Park, KS 66213

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FORVIS 2023 Nonprofit & Public Sector Seminar
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Seminar Check-In & Breakfast
9:00 - 9:25 a.m. BEST Conference Room
Welcome Session: KC Chiefs Finance Director

Michael Ragsdale
9:25 – 9:30 a.m. Break
9:30 – 10:20 a.m. General Session: Preparing Your Organization for the Crypto Evolution
Nik Fahrer
10:20 – 10:35 a.m. Switch to breakout room
  Nonprofit Track
BEST Conference Room
Public Sector Track
Best 130 Room
10:35 – 11:00 a.m. Get to Know Your 990
April Arnold & Mike Engle
GASB Update
Jacob Holman
11:00 – 11:10 a.m. Break
11:10 – 11:35 a.m. GAAP Update
Allison Swaters
Effective Internal Controls for Agencies with Limited Resources
Jeff McCall
11:35 – 12:35 p.m. Lunch in BEST Conference Room
12:35 – 1:00 p.m. Inflation Reduction Act
Bob Johnson
Emerging Red Flags for Fraud- 
A Forensic Accountant’s Perspective

Lanny Morrow
1:00 – 1:10 p.m. Break
1:10 – 2:00 p.m. General Session: Cybersecurity Threats and Predictions
Cy Sturdivant
2:00 – 2:10 p.m. Break
Activity – Kieth McGovern & René Larsen
2:10 – 3:25 p.m. General Session: Innovation in Practice
Tondeé Lutterman & René Larsen
3:25 – 3:30 p.m. Closing Comments:
Kieth McGovern


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CPE Information

CPE Credit
Up to 5.5 CPE credit in the Specialized Knowledge field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance during live event.
Program Level
Advance Preparation
Accounting and finance representatives from nonprofit and public sector organizations.
Delivery Method
Live event
Refund Policy
There is no fee associated with this event.

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