Taft partner Missia H. Vaselaney has been appointed to the AICPA ENGAGE 2017 Exhibits Advisory Committee. She is also an invited speaker at the event. Vaselaney will assist with the development of the four-day conference, which will feature thousands of leaders in accounting, auditing, financial planning, law, estate planning, practice management, tax, marketing and technology — all under one roof. The conference will run June 12-15 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Attendees may also experience the seminars live online.
AICPA ENGAGE will feature six conferences with more than 300 sessions and 275 speakers. The six conferences are:
- Advanced Estate Planning
- Advanced Personal Financial Planning
- Practitioners Symposium & TECH+
- National Advanced Accounting & Auditing Technical Symposium
- Association for Accounting Marketing Annual Summit
- Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual
Vaselaney has also been a member of the Steering Committee for the AICPA's National Advanced Estate Planning Conference since 2001. She focuses her law practice on estate planning for business owners and individuals. Vaselaney works with clients to both plan and administer estates that range from the very modest to the large and sophisticated.
About the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Founded in 1887, the AICPA represents the CPA profession nationally regarding rule-making and standard-setting and serves as an advocate before legislative bodies, public interest groups and other professional organizations. The AICPA develops standards for audits of private companies and other services by CPAs, provides educational guidance materials to its members, develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and monitors and enforces compliance with the profession’s technical and ethical standards.