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Real Estate Connection: Tax Update & 1031 Exchanges…Worth Another Look?

Leading local 1031 exchange expert, Toija Buetler, discussed the latest developments in 1031 exchanges. The higher tax rates, coupled with a rebound in real estate values, have brought them back into favor. In addition, our real estate team provided updates on the recent federal tax…

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Making Most of Time Until Departure from Privately-Held Company

Project Runway: Making the Most of Time Until Departure from a Privately-Held Company Presenter: Paris Powell, CPA, ABV, CFF, Senior Manager Presentation to: SW Washington Estate Planning Council, January 27, 2015 Topics include: Private Company Wealth Wealth in Closely-Held Businesses Private Company Returns Management Fee…

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Real Estate Connection: Downtown Vancouver – The Next Great Waterfront

Distinguished panelists from both the public and private sectors discussed the vision that is unfolding at the Vancouver waterfront – a destination where urban vitality, prized livability and natural beauty will come together on the Columbia River. Learn more about what the panelists discussed at…

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Building Your Network

Building Your Network Presenter: Paris Powell, CPA, ABV, CFF, Senior Manager Presentation to: AICPA Accounting Scholars Leadership Workshop, June 27, 2014 Topics include: Why network? Who are you? Elevator speech Social networking Networking events Practice makes perfect Personal network

Winery Valuations – The Tangible & Intangible Nature of the Industry

Winery Valuations – The Tangible & Intangible Nature of the Industry Presenter: Keith Meyers, CPA, ABV, CFF, Shareholder Presentation to: Vineyard/Winery Valuation Seminar, May 30, 2014 Topics include: Business Models Operating Winery Contract or Virtual Winery Negociant Products & Sales Estate Winery | Return on…

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Real Estate Connection: Development in Portland – Getting the Deal Done

A distinguished panel from both the public and private sectors discussed the challenges and opportunities of real estate development in the City of Portland and what’s on the horizon. Learn more about what the panelists discussed at our Real Estate Connection series June 5, 2014.…

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Canadian Tax Preparation Advice

Tax Issues Related to Holding Canadian Assets, Estate Issues and Other Matters Presenters: Carol-Ann Simon, CPA, CA, Shareholder Masataka Yamaguchi, CPA, International Tax Manager  Presentation to: Willamette Valley Estate Planning Council, January 14, 2014 Topics include: Case Study: Client Assumptions & Goals Assets & Liability…

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Real Estate Connection: Living Buildings & the Economics of Change

Living Buildings harness their own energy and water, contributing to a restorative built environment. What are the market drivers for these buildings, and for deep green retrofits of existing commercial buildings? We explore this question through the lens of The Economics of Change, a national…

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Tangible Property Regulations Overview

Tangible Property Regulations Overview Presenter: Trent Baeckl, CPA, Tax Senior Manager Presentation to: Perkins & Co Clients, December 12th, 2013 Topics include: De minimis safe harbors Units of property Routine maintenance safe harbors Improvements to tangible property Partial dispositions What to do before year end

Affordable Care Act: Selected Issues for Employers

Affordable Care Act: Selected Issues for Employers Presenter: Susan F. Sterne, CPA, Principal Presentation to: Woodruff-Sawyer & Co. Seminar, Healthcare Reform & Insurance Exchange Cost Impact: Employer Strategies for 2014 & Beyond, May 22nd, 2013 Topics Include: Employer Penalties Threshold: 50 Employees Subsidy-Eligible Employees

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