Fall Conference

The Fall Conference is quickly approaching, October 21-24. Debbie Gibson has provided the following agenda: Abatements, Exemptions/Deducti ons, Software Certification Phase Ill,Purchasing,Capital Assets, Excise,Public Access for Records and Meetings, Personal Property Taxes. As soon as she receives confirmation from presenters the agenda will be posted on the website.

Tuesday, October 21,2014, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. will be the Education Session which will include a presentation from Ms. Doris Anne Sadler, Outreach Coordinator, Public Integrity Coalition and schooling on Grants from the Education Committee. If time allows, there will be a continuation of “Best Practices” discussion.

The hospitality room will be open on Tuesday and Wednesday beginning at 5:00 p.m. Pizza will be available on Tuesday evening at 6:30 p.m. Be sure to stop in, have a beverage,snacks, play some cards and just relax!

Wednesday evening has been designated as “Vendor Night”,vendors are encouraged to entertain their clients as they see fit.

Thursday eveningwill be the Dinner and Dance. Cocktails will be available at 6:15 with dinner from 6:45 – 8:00. The band “Next Degree” will play for the dance from 8:00 – 11:00. Ihope you will come and enjoy dinner, beverages, music, and dancing.

Friday morning will be the wrap up with State Board of Accounts Question & Answer session. The Association meetingwill follow Q&A session with the Election of Officers, Committee Appointments, Adoption of 2015 Legislative Platform,Adoption of Amended Association By-Laws, Recognition of Auditors leaving office, and of course door prizes. The questionnaire for the 2015-2016 Directory is included with the registration documents and will be accepted from those able to complete them at the conclusion of the Association meeting. We would appreciate remaining questionnaires (new or re-elected) being turned in by the Commissioner’s Conference in December.

Hotel Reservations can be made by calling 888-627-7814. The room block number is ICAA2. There are a few rooms available on Monday night if you want to come in early for the Tuesday afternoon session.

Check in: Check out: Room Rate: Room Type:

Tuesday, October 21,2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
$97 per night; Rate available until October 6,2014 1King or 2 Double Beds

It is imperative that room reservations are done before the deadline October 6, 2014, after that date the standard rates apply. The Sheraton includes complimentary parking and complimentary high speed internet in guest rooms and lobby but not in the meeting room(s). The Association will not provide soft drinks for breaks or meals. There is a “Grab and Go” Starbucks with beverages and snacks in the lobby of the hotel.

Registration forms and By- Laws can be found on line at: www.indianaauditors.org
Sincerely,

Dawn Coverdale,President