2011 Employee Benefits Conference (Chicago, IL)
Andrew Strimaitis, a member of Barack Ferrazzano's Compensation and Employment practice, will participate as a speaker at the Employee Benefits Conference in Chicago on December 7, 2011.
Strimatitis will co-present "How to Most Effectively Plan for the 2012 Audit Season." The panel will discuss developing best practices for efficient planning meeting discussions with management to maximize client assistance in advance of an audit; understanding each phase of the audit and how to use confirmations and technology effectively; an overview of legal issues that may impact 2012 plan audits, including recent law changes, identification of prohibited transactions, planning for discussions with management, and avoiding privacy issues; and a review of the documents, arrangements, and agreementsthat should be made a part of your audit files, as well as determining if a file is complete, accurate, and timely.
The Employee Benefits Conference is hosted by the Illinois CPA Foundation.