Tax Institute seminar June 17 on campus

tax returnsThe Youngstown State University Tax Institute, offered by the Williamson College of Business Administration, is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, June 17, in Williamson Hall at YSU.

The seminar is designed for practicing accountants, enrolled agents, or tax preparers who want to stay current and knowledgeable on tax regulations and laws.

Conference sessions include: Tax Issues and Planning for Farming Operations with Steve Kacerski from Packer Thomas; Business Entity Selection with Ben DiGirolamo from Hill, Barth & King; IRS Update and Exempt Organizations with LaTanya Bacon from IRS, and Gerald Dreier from Packer Thomas; Ohio & Local Tax Issues with Therese Boris and Elizabeth Russo from the Ohio Department of Taxation and Amy Arrighi from the Regional Income Tax Agency; Legislative Updates with Angela Duskey from Schrodel, Scullin & Bestic and Tracy Monroe from Cohen & Company; and Current Developments – Cases & Rulings with Jim Rosa and Nick Demetrios from Hill, Barth & King.

Free parking is available in the M3 lot on West Rayen Avenue. To register and to obtain the program agenda, go to For additional information, call 330-941-3064.

The Williamson College of Business Administration will offer additional seminars and courses in 2016 as a part of a strategic initiative to bring high quality, in-demand professional development and continuing education programming to the region. Upcoming accounting continuing education courses include: Annual Government and Not for Profit Seminar on Aug.19, Annual Accounting and Auditing Update on Sept. 16, and the Annual Tax Update on Nov. 17.