Southwestern Chapter

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Professional Issues Update

Nov. 8  | 8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
Pittsburgh/Monroeville Convention Center

PICPA CEO Mike Colgan will share his insights gained from the AICPA, Pennsylvania State Board of Accountancy, Pennsylvania legislature, and NASBA, and discuss what the PICPA is doing on your behalf.

This program is eligible for 2-Other CPE credits and is free for members.

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Can't make it? Join the webcast on Oct. 30.

 Upcoming Events


Southwestern Chapter 24th Annual Tax Conference

Nov. 16  | 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Saint Vincent College

Hear about this year's most important tax updates and changes.

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5th Annual Attitude of Gratitude

Nov. 21  | 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Westmoreland County Food Bank

Get into the holiday spirit by helping the food bank with various tasks, which have ranged from separating food to painting. Specifics will be emailed ahead of time. 

Stick around after the program for a chapter-sponsored lunch at the Boulevard.

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Latest Southwestern Chapter Event



Emerging CPAs Oktoberfest

Members got into the spirit of the fall season at All Saints Brewing on Oct. 12. Attendees sampled craft beers and enjoyed a buffet catered by Dino’s. View photos >

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PICPA Cares: Volunteer Opportunity

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Inspire Future CPAs in the Classroom

Meet with students, teach financial literacy concepts, and discuss careers in accounting. The PICPA has prepared presentations for speakers. Partner with a school from our list or establish a partnership of your own.

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Interested in connecting with members in your area at a happy hour? Looking for ways to give back to the community? Find out how to grow in countless ways by getting involved with the PICPA.

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The best way to get involved is to join a committee in your chapter. Examples of committees are the Schools and Colleges Committee, which helps inform the future of the profession, and the Emerging CPAs Committee, which plans events in your area.

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Southwestern Chapter 24th Annual Tax Conference
Nov. 16 | Latrobe | CPE Credit: 8-Tax


Chapter Spotlight

Thomas-S.-RennieChapter President
Thomas S. Reenie

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