Is Your Client’s Data at Risk? Here are 27 questions the government will ask you in an audit

Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Time: 02:00 PM ET / 01:00 PM CT / 12:00 PM MT / 11:00 AM PT [Prevailing Time]
Presenter: Dan Fusco, Founder and IT Consultant, InnerPC Computer Solutions
Moderator:
Objective: Learning Objectives:
· Learn about 27 questions you will be asked in a Cyber security audit
· Learn 7 crucial steps to utilize cloud computing to ensure there are no issues in an audit
· Tax Preparers working from home lead to an uptick in Ransomware attacks and loss of data. Learn how to ensure your team is working securely in such situations.
Field of Study: Information Technology
Program Level: Basic
CPE Credit: 1 Credit Hour
Delivery Method: Group Internet-based

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Course Description

As an accounting and tax professional, you are responsible for your client’s sensitive information and its security. It is not only a matter of ethical compliance but also regulatory compliance and practical concern. Having a structured data security plan and execution either costs beyond affordability or the trust of the client. In this situation is there a feasible solution for the small to medium-sized firm to ensure data security and support clients?

This 60-minute MAPCast provides a structured approach to a successful data security plan. It is aimed to cater to the customizable solution that even small firms can adopt.

Presenter and Moderator Bios

Presenter: Dan Fusco, Founder and IT Consultant, InnerPC Computer Solutions

Dan Fusco, Founder and IT Consultant, InnerPC Computer Solutions

Dan Fusco is the Founder of InnerPC Computer Solutions. He started InnerPC with the mission to help tax professionals scale their businesses with secure IT systems. He has spoken on cyber security and

Cloud computing nationwide to organizations that include: NCCPAP, Tax Growth Con, AICPA, MYCPA.com, and NATP. He is a consultant for tax professionals and firms and is responsible for the design and IT infrastructure for hundreds of firms throughout the country.

Cost
$25.00 for CPAFMA Members / $40.00 for Non-Members / Free for PAFMs

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Delivery System

  • All programs are delivered using the Zoom platform.
  • Confirmations will include log-in instructions.
  • Participants are able to participate using any device with an Internet connect (if the device does not have speakers, the participant can also dial-in) or they can participate with audio only by dialing in.
  • All registrants will receive a link to the MAPCast’s recording by email within 48 business hours of event’s conclusion.
  • There will be assistance available to help with technical and connectivity issues up to 10 minutes prior to the start of the presentation.

Registration

All registration is done on-line with the names and email addresses of each individual guest. Log-in details will be emailed to all registrants approximately 1-2 days prior to each session.

Refund Policy

CPAFMA will not issue refunds for MAPCasts. If a registrant is unable to participate in the MAPCast and sends written notice to info@cpafma.org 48 hours prior to the session, a credit will be provided for a future MAPCast. Alert the CPAFMA staff member monitoring the MAPCast if technical difficulties are encountered and technical support will be provided to eliminate problems with future MAPCasts.

Additional Information

Live participation is required for CPE credit and polling questions must be answered to show active participation. All registrants will receive an email following the session with links to the slides and/or handouts, and a link to the MAPCast recording (unless otherwise stated). If you are unable to participate in the live session, you can still watch the recorded session, but you will not be eligible for CPE credits.

For more information regarding CPAFMA MAPCasts or administrative policies such as complaint and refund, contact the CPAFMA Headquarters at 937-222-0030, or info@cpafma.org.