Philadelphia, PA: PA/DE Valley Chapter Meeting

May 16, 2019 01:00pm -
May 16, 2019 03:15pm

Event Description

oin Us in Philadelphia!


Join the AAA-CPA Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter on May 16th for their Spring Meeting featuring 2 hours of Substantive Law plus 2 hours of Accounting & Auditing

Thursday, May 16

1:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.


Fiorino's Restaurant

3572 Indian Queen Lane

East Falls, Philadelphia, PA

(street parking only)



2 hours of Substantive Law plus 2 hours of Accounting & Auditing (for Lawyers) and 2 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) for Certified Public Accountants



Members: $25.00

Non-Members: $40.00

Accounting Automation: A Threat to CPAs or an Opportunity?

Paul Brazina, Assistant Professor, LaSalle University


Professor Brazina’s June, 2018 article which appeared in the Pennsylvania CPA Journal. 

  • Auditor responsibilities when reporting on intelligent systems
  • How to use technology experts to evaluate a company’s internal financial controls
  • Case study of audit failure caused by deficient evaluation of internal controls


Paul Brazina, CPA, CGMA, CFF graduated from Pennsylvania State University receiving a BS in 1967 and received a MBA in 1973. He has taught at LaSalle’s School of Business for over 30 years and was its Dean from 2005 to 2013. In addition, Professor Brazina maintains a private accounting and consulting practice and has testified in court as an expert witness. 



RSVP by May 13, 2019 by clicking on the "Register Now" photo. Please note  that you will be asked to create a new user profile (unless you already have an account). A cancellation fee of $5.00 will be applied to those cancelling after May 13, 2019. 


Who Should Attend?

Attorneys, CPAs, Business Professionals




888-ATTY-CPA ext. 2


Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None Program Level: Overview

Delivery Method: Group-Live


What You Should Know About the IRS Appeals Office

Dawn M. Schmidt, Esquire, Internal Revenue Service Appeals Officer


  • Appeals – An Independent Organization
  • Is “Appeals” the right place for your client
  • Requesting an appeal
  • What can you expect from Appeals?


Dawn M. Schmidt, Esquire graduated from Temple University, magna cum laude, receiving a BBA and from Temple University School of Law, cum laude, receiving her J.D.


Formerly, Ms. Schmidt was the Legal Director at a private law firm that represented over 70 municipalities and school districts throughout Pennsylvania in the collection of delinquent taxes. Prior to joining Appeals, Ms. Schmidt was a Deputy City Solicitor for the City of Philadelphia in the Major Tax Department where she defended complicated and high dollar business tax assessments and was responsible for all aspects of that litigation throughout the administrative and appellate court process.


Her current position is the Technical Advisor of the IRS Appeals Team Case Leader (ATCL) Division.


Not a Member? Join Today and Attend for Free!

AAA-CPA continuing education programs are designed to meet the needs of Attorneys and CPAs and to qualify for credit both as CPE and (M)CLE. Of course, the decisions of various state authorities determine the actual credit granted. 


The American Academy of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, Inc. (AAA-CPA) 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:



Event Type:Chapter Meeting
Early registration ends on Apr 03, 2019.
Regular registration starts on Apr 04, 2019 and ends on May 15, 2019.
Late registration starts on May 16, 2019.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)