For CPAs: 2 CPE Credit discussion of “R&D Tax Credits and Insurance Captives Strategies”

If you are a CPA or know any CPAs this promises to be a fantastic program on May 15th! From the Press Release:
R&D Tax Credits and Insurance Captives Strategies for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Date: May 15, 2012

Time: 8:00am – 12 Noon 

Location: CARLYLE at the PALACE

1600 Round Swamp Road

Plainview, NY 11803

Strategies for success are often elusive for small and medium business owners who frequently turn to their CPAs for trusted advice. Accounting professionals will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge, network with other professionals, and earn 2 CPE credits at the Accountants Resource Group (ARG) Member Showcase and CPE Workshop. Attendees of the event on Tuesday, May 15 from 8-11 a.m. will learn the latest trends and secrets about Research and Development Tax Credits and Insurance Captives. The event will take place at Carlyle at the Palace at 1600 Round Swamp Road in Plainview, New York.

Accountants Resource Group is a network of local business professionals who understand the specific needs of accounting professionals and who are a resource for accounting firms and their clients. The ARG Member Showcase and CPE Workshop will begin with networking and a member-only trade show consisting of ARG members followed by CPE presentations from Sonny Grover, Senior Managing Director and Executive Vice President of alliantgroup, and Dave Kotowski, President of Elevate Captives.

Mr. Grover’s presentation will explain federal and state Research and Development tax credits and incentives for small and medium businesses.He will uncover how many small and midsize businesses are eligible and are taking advantage of R&D tax credits as a result of recent legislative changes.Many businesses are unaware they can significantly reduce their tax liabilities based on daily activities of developing or improving a product or process. Mr. Kotowski will discuss the tax advantages of Insurance Captives. He will explain what insurance captives are and how they operate to reduce a business’ insurance overhead and increase cash flow.

“The CPE topics, R&D Tax Credits and Insurance Captives are tools that are underutilized by small and medium-sized businesses. However, in the right situation they can save a business a substantial amount of money. Accountants and CPAs can use the information they learn at this workshop to advance their skills, grow their practices with new clients, and bring new, effective and cost-saving business strategies to their existing clients,” said Bruce Libman, founder of Accountants Resource Group.

The cost to attend is $65 . If you have any questions or potential interest in attending please let me know at either 516.741.4723 or

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