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January 24, 2017

Annual Executive Tax Update (Special 2-hour Webinar)


1:00pm EST ~ 12:00pm CST ~ 11:00am MST ~ 10:00am PST

Webinar Details:

  • Date: Tuesday, January 24
  • Duration: Two-hour Webinar (This webinar is worth 2 CPE credits and 0.2 CEU credits.)

Join us for the webinar on the Annual Executive Tax Update with Michael Batts, Managing Partner of Batts Morrison Wales & Lee.

Learning Objective:

  1. Receive up-to-date information about key tax law changes, cases, and rulings affecting churches and religious organizations.
  2. Learn about how the new president’s tax proposals would affect churches and ministries.
  3. Learn about proposed legislation that could impact churches and ministries.
  4. Learn about the latest developments in IRS examinations of churches and ministries.
  5. Learn about recent high-profile media “flare-ups” involving nonprofit organizations – and how to reduce your organization’s risk with respect to the issues involved.


Webinar Speaker

Michael Batts

Michael Batts

Michael Batts is a CPA and the president and managing partner of Batts Morrison Wales & Lee, a national CPA firm dedicated exclusively to protecting nonprofits and their leaders across the United States. He was the chairman of the Commission on Accountability and Policy for Religious Organizations, a member of the ECFA board, and its former chairman. Mr. Batts has more than 25 years of experience serving nonprofit organizations. He is a national speaker and author, having written three books and numerous professional articles on matters related to the nonprofit sector. In 2013, Mr. Batts was inducted into the National Association of Church Business Administration Hall of Fame in recognition of his significant professional contributions to the church community.


Continuing Education Credit


In order to receive CPE or CEU credit, you must register and log on individually to the webinar, attend a minimum of 100 minutes of the webinar, and answer all of the polling questions during the webinar. (The recommended credit for this webinar is: 2 CPE credit and 0.2 CEU credit.)

CPE - NASBA Credit: ECFA is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37312-2417. Website: www.nasba.org. CPE credits earned are based on a 50-minute session equaling one CPE credit—Recommended CPE credit: 1 hour specialized knowledge. Program level: basic; delivery method: group internet-based; prerequisites: none; advanced preparation: none.

NACBACEU - The Church Network Credit: ECFA is a National Registered Continuing Education Provider (NRCEP) with The Church Network. This program is a premier comprehensive continuing education program related to administration in the local church. It is designed to enhance the ongoing professional development of The Church Network members and other ministry professionals, through the offering of quality learning experiences. 0.1 CEUs will be granted to persons who properly register and attend one contact hour of a minimum of 50 minutes of lecture, presentation, or discussion on approved topics.


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