Bayou Region Business Institute

The Department of Accounting and Finance and the College of Business Administration hosts an annual Continuing Education Seminar for Certified Public Accountants.

2018 Bayou Region Business Institute – Fri., Oct. 19, 2018
8 hrs. CPE credit for CPAs

Location:  140 Powell-Ridley Gros Auditorium and Lunch Session in 208 Powell Hall classroom

8:00-8:10 a.m.           Introduction/Welcome

8:10-9:40 a.m.           Federal Tax Update for Business (90 min.)
Alfred E. (Ted) Stacey, Bourgeois Bennett

9:40-9:50 a.m.           Break

9:50-11:10 a.m.          Louisiana Sales Tax Overview and Hot Topics (80 min.)
Matthew M. Zagotti, Ryan

11:10-12:30                Louisiana Legislative Issues (80 min.)
Julie Stokes, State Representative

12:30-1:45 p.m.        Lunch Session sponsored by:  USI Insurance Services
208 Powell Hall classroom
Executive Risk Insurance (60 min.)
Kara Altenbaumer-Price, Esq., USI Insurance Services

1:45-3:15 p.m.          Business Valuations (90 min.)
Michele Avery, LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors


Registration Fee:  $265 (Breakfast and Lunch included)
Early Registration Fee:  $250 (Early Registration Deadline is Friday, Sept. 7, 2018)

For additional questions regarding registration, please contact Gina LaGrange at
985-448-4176 or