Association Member to Host Construction Industry Symposium

earn 3.5 hours of CPE Credit while you gain ideas to help save money and address the issues affecting you and your business!

Thursday, November 10, 2011

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

cost:  $ 50

(continental breakfast & lunch included)

Regional Learning Alliance, Cranberry PA

850 Cranberry Woods Drive

Cranberry Twp., PA  16066


If you are a Construction Company OwnerCEO, or CFO,  you aren’t going to want to miss the information presented by area thought leaders and experts on issues that affect you and your business.  Join us for this update that will provide all of the information you need, in a brief, concise format, to help you run a better construction business.


 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.              Registration & Continental Breakfast


8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.              3% Withholding and Revenue Recognition Update

                                                        James A. Pitzer, CPA - Coordinator/Partner, Construction & Real Estate Services

                                                        Thomas M. Kublack, CPA - Partner, Construction & Real Estate Services

                                                        Carbis Walker LLP ,  CPAs & Consultants


9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.            PA Sales & Use Tax for Construction Contractors  &

                                                        Consolidated Collection of Earned Income Tax (Act 32)

                                                        Philip E. Cook, Jr., Esquire - Of Counsel, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Attorneys at Law


10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.          Break


10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.          Bonding Issues

                                                        James Bly - Regional Construction Practice Leader - Marsh USA, Inc.                                               

11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.          Creative Commercial Lending

                                                        Rose Crump - Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking - Fifth Third Bank


12:00 p.m.                               Lunch & Networking


Don’t miss this information-packed symposium that will give you an opportunity to ask questions, provide feedback, and learn how to deal with the issues facing contractors during these uneasy times. 

To register for the Symposium, please contact:

Jill Matos at Carbis Walker LLP by Thursday, October 20, 2011

call:  412.635.6270


Carbis Walker LLP is an approved sponsor of professional education programs as required by the

Pennsylvania State Board of Accountancy.