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Wednesday, April 22, 2020; 4-5 p.m. EDT

Experts from Plante Moran and Bourgeois Bennett join the AICPA to discuss cybersecurity and work-from-home technology threats.

A woman working from home at a wooden kitchen table with her laptop computer out. During the COVID-19 crisis, many employers have moved employees to an entirely remote working environment. With tax deadlines quickly approaching, working from home has posed a unique challenge to accountants who are entrusted with keeping tax documents safe. We join the AICPA to discuss how CPAs can limit business disruptions, while performing remote accounting functions securely.

Learning objectives

  • Identify remote technology
  • Recognize home network challenges
  • Recognize the humanistic impact
  • Identify collaboration and social interaction tools and best practices
  • Distinguish how to securely perform accounting functions remotely
  • Identify security and privacy considerations


  • Raj Patel, cybersecurity partner, Plante Moran
  • Les Nettleton, director of information technology, Bourgeois Bennett

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