McLeod Software's Third Annual Accounting and Finance Conference

Date:May 14, 2019 
Location: McLeod Conference Center
100 Corporate Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35242

Katz, Sapper & Miller will again be part of McLeod Software’s third annual Accounting and Finance Conference (formerly the McLeod CFO Conference). Taking place May 14 at McLeod’s new corporate headquarters in Birmingham, AL, the conference brings together financial professionals from trucking and brokerage/3PL companies to network and discuss industry issues and best practices. 

Tim Almack, partner-in-charge of KSM’s Transportation Services Group, and David Roush, president, KSM Transport Advisors, will present “Bridging the Knowing-Doing Gap to Profitability,” which will share the results of KSM’s recent Knowing-Doing Gap survey. The session will include strategies and tactics that certain trucking companies use to turn knowledge into action and profits within their companies. 

KSM’s Jason Miller, partner, and Troy Hogan, director, will also present “Recent Developments in Accounting and Tax for Transportation Companies,” which will discuss several accounting and tax issues that are currently affecting KSM’s transportation clients. The session will cover per diem regulations, lease accounting, revenue recognition, the interest expense limitation, and more.   

Additional conference topics include:

  • Transportation industry economic outlook
  • M&A trends for transportation companies
  • Tax updates
  • Best practices for back office automation
  • Trends in payment systems
  • GAAP & reporting
  • Leasing

As part of McLeod’s learning initiatives, deep-dive training sessions on the financial management aspects of the McLeod product will be held in conjunction with the industry sessions. Additionally, McLeod IQ Business Intelligence classes for financial professionals will be offered before and after the conference.

To learn more or register, visit the conference website.