The vice president of GridLiance in Chicago, Tim Salvesen serves in a variety of accounting functions. A licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Tim Salvesen is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
AICPA was established in 1887 to represent and regulate the CPA profession. Since its inception, the organization has continuously standardized financial services provided by CPAs. It also upholds professional standards through certification and licensing protocols, as well as academic programs. To fulfill its mission, AICPA conducts professional development events, such as the AICPA Tax School: Tax Staff Essentials.
This event is designed for beginners in the CPA profession, specifically those who have less than 5 years of experience. The event will focus on developing certain skills such as choosing an accounting method, estate planning, and taxation of property transactions, among others. It will also feature discussion topics, such as inventory valuation.
AICPA Tax School: Tax Staff Essentials-Week 2B will be held on January 23-27, 2017, at the Oregon Society of CPAs in Beaverton, Oregon.