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November Virtual Meeting


November 13, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Online Using Zoom


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Introducing Virtual CCPA Meeting

Join us from the comfort of your own home!

Thank you to Payroll Network for sponsoring our November meeting!

Speakers: Michael I. Berman, CPA.CITP, Scott Murray, CPA, MBA, and Cj Van Hine, CPA

Date and time: November 13, 2020

Cost: Free for Members and $15 for non-members

Registration ends on November 11, 2020 at 12 pm noon.

Topic: 2020 Year End Planning


It is (finally) time for 2020’s year-end tax planning!  We will begin with a recap of the “final” COVID-19 related tax provisions as well as a refresher on multistate unemployment taxes.  Then we will take a deep dive into the new Form 1099-NEC and the condensed deadlines for 1099 reporting.  To help kickstart a better 2021, we will also provide an overview of the tax implications of the various employee benefits your company could offer.


  Michael I. Berman, CPA.CITP, Partner and IT Director, KBST&M

Mike Berman is a partner with KBST&M, and serves as head of the firm’s IT Department. He has been with the firm since 1995 and has more than twenty-five years of public accounting experience. Mike’s areas of concentration have been in information technology consulting, accounting services, and individual and corporate taxation. He serves many clients in various industries, including professional services, real estate, construction, contracting, and healthcare.


Scott Murray, CPA, MBA, Tax Manager, KBST&M

Scott Murray is a tax manager with KBST&M with 20 years of public accounting experience. Scott’s areas of concentration include tax preparation and planning services, and accounting services. He has worked with clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, professional services, construction, distribution services, restaurants, professional services, real estate, and retail. Scott works on a wide range of tax services that includes corporations, s-corporations, partnerships, individuals, trusts and estates, and non-profit organizations. Scott graduated from Stevenson University in 2001 with a degree in Computer Accounting and graduated from Loyola University Maryland in 2004 with a Masters in Business Administration, which included a focus in finance. Scott resides in Perry Hall, Maryland.


Cj Van Hine, CPA, Tax Supervisor, KBST&M

Cj Van Hine is a tax supervisor with KBST&M.  He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s in Psychology before becoming a Certified Public Accountant and gaining over 5 years of public accounting experience.  Cj’s areas of concentration have been in accounting services and individual and corporate taxation.  He serves many clients in various industries, and has gained specialized experience within the dental, healthcare and real estate industries.


Link will be sent out on November 12, 2020! 

***Please Note we will be using Zoom. This does require you to create a free account. It will be quicker to register for the new account prior to the day of the session if you can. ***

*** Also note that the meeting link will be sent out the wednesday afternoon the week of the visit. Please make sure to check your spam folder. If you do not receive the link by Thursday afternoon, November 12, 2020, please email the webmaster by responding to this email. ***


Thank you to our 2020 chapter Sponsor!

TBD Recertification Credit Hours (RCH) will be awarded to CPP and FPC professionals for this meeting.

Charm City Payroll Association registration and cancellation policy: Meeting registrations are transferable to other employees at the same company as the original registrant, provided advance notification is provided to the CCPA by clicking here. Cancellations are allowed up to the deadline for the early registration date and are subject to a cancellation fee of $10.00. Cancellations after this date are not refundable and the full cost of the event is due.  All refunds are issued by check from the CCPA made out to to the original registering party.

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Future Meetings

November Virtual Meeting


November 13, 2020


1:00 PM to 3:00 PM


Online Using Zoom