Since launching in Baltimore in 2014, IRS Regulation Bootcamp has trained AP professionals from leading organizations including Coca-Cola, FedEx, McGraw Hill, LEGO, and Liberty Mutual Insurance.
Portland, ME (PRWEB) February 03, 2015
The Institute of Finance and Management (IOFM) and The AP Network (TAPN), leading providers of training for AP professionals, have announced a series of live, one-day AP training courses in cities across the US this spring. The courses include both AP Certification Training and IRS Regulation Bootcamp. In the first quarter of 2015, trainings will be held in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Houston, Texas and Boston, Massachusetts.
AP Certification Training will be held at the Renaissance Ft. Lauderdale Cruise Port on Tuesday, February 17. The training instructor is Judy Bicking, former director of Shared Services at Johnson & Johnson and one of the leading AP trainers in the world. The course addresses critical areas of AP, including IRS compliance issues, internal controls and best practices. The class provides the training required to successfully pass the APS (Accredited Payables Specialist) or APM (Accredited Payables Manager) certification exam. More than 10,000 AP professionals have earned AP certification since the program's inception.
Another AP Certification Training will be held in Houston at the Marriott at George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Thursday, March 12. The instructor at the Houston training will be Pam Miller, IOFM's Education Director and and former Director of AP for BMC Select.
Also on March 12 in Houston, IOFM will hold an IRS Regulation Bootcamp with instructor Marianne Couch, JD, of Cokala Tax Information Reporting Solutions. Marianne Couch is the author of the "Master Guide to Form 1099 Compliance" and developed the Bootcamp specifically to educate AP pros on IRS reporting updates following the implementation of FATCA in 2014. Topics covered include form 1042-S, Forms W-8 and W-9, and Form 1099.
A second IRS Regulation Bootcamp will be held in Boston at the offices of Pri-Med on Wednesday, March 18. This will mark the fifth location for IOFM/TAPN's IRS Regulation Bootcamp. Since launching in Baltimore in 2014, IRS Regulation Bootcamp has trained AP professionals from leading organizations including Coca-Cola, FedEx, McGraw Hill, LEGO, and Liberty Mutual Insurance.
Enrollment in these four courses is currently open at http://www.tapn.com/live-events. More information is also available via IOFM customer service: 207-842-5557.
About the Institute of Finance and Management (IOFM) and The AP Network (TAPN)
The Institute of Finance & Management (IOFM) is the leading source and largest provider of tools, resources, research, training, certification programs, and events in the rapidly evolving field of financial operations. IOFM runs three membership networks: The Accounts Payable Network (TAPN), The Accounts Receivable Network (TARN), and The Controller’s Network (TCN). Membership helps professionals advance their careers and organizations improve their processes through access to proprietary information, best practices, and expert insights. IOFM is a business unit within Diversified Communications, a global organization operating on four continents and a major independent producer of events and media worldwide.