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From preparing a reliable financial forecast, to an in-depth look at how best practices can help subcontractors enhance their cash flow in a growing and competitive construction market, the May/June 2019 issue of CFMA Building Profits explores a number of subcontractor issues, including ways to create a new payment culture through visibility, how language already found in subcontracts can save you tax dollars, and more.
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2019 CFMA Southwest Regional Conference! September 15-17, 2019 The San Diego, Orange County, Valley of the Sun, Las Vegas, Inland Empire, and Albuquerque CFMA chapters have joined together to provide our 5th Annual CFMA Southwest Regional Conference.  Together, we are committed to delivering the best networking, education, and training experience of any kind in the field of construction accounting and finance. We understand the challenges Construction Financial Managers face and we realize you do not have the time or resources to stay abreast of all aspects of what that job entails. That is why we created this annual event. This year's conference will include two information-packed days, 14 CPE credits, including expert keynote speakers who provide great insight about topics such as fraud, accounting, technology, human resources, taxes, and overall industry changes and updates. You have no-doubt been very aware of how changing market demands are forcing change o…
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VoS Member Social! July 23, 2019 4-5:30pm Click here to download the flyer $10/person Appetizers and hosted beverages provided Come early and join the membership meeting to learn how to get the most our of your membership! Click here to register
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Mechanics' Lien Law Webinar Tomorrow July 10
3-4 p.m. EDT (12-1 p.m. PDT)
David A. Levine Each state has its own mechanics lien law and requirements for preserving and prosecuting mechanics lien claims. While CFMA can’t host a webinar for all 50 states, David A. Levine will provide general information regarding lien claims and issue-spotting the particulars of filing and prosecuting lien claims, i.e., timing, deadlines, etc. Learn the impact or consequence of a lien, and what it can achieve, or on the other hand, what harm it can do, and how to deal with one if its filed (i.e., as an owner, a prime, or a sub) Register now for this webinar taking place on July 10 from 3-4 p.m. EDT.  This course can help you maintain your CCIFP certification, as you can earn 1 CPE credit in the field of Specialized Knowledge and you will walk away better able to identify:  Which state’s lien law will applyWhether the state requires a “notice of commencement” or …
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Join Us!  July Luncheon Program July 18, 2019 11:45am "Get Ready for New Rules on Overtime" Helen Holden  Of Counsel SpencerFane Click here to register now Prepaids, simply email vosadmin @cfma.org noting your attendance and meal preference. Menu:  Mole Chicken Vegetarian:  Vegetable Pasta w/ Almond Herb Cheese Gluten Free
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Elvis is Alive and Well, and Living in Las Vegas....a deep dive into the 2019 CFMA Annual Conference and Exhibition at the Cosmopolitan Las Vegas By David James, CPA, CCIFP Yes, all you nay-sayers, Elvis lives; I know because I saw him at the closing night party! Some of you may believe CASH IS KING, well having seen Elvis in person, HE IS STILL THE KING! And even MORE exciting to me (duh) is that Marilyn Monroe was hanging out there as well (no pun intended). I must say, Elvis has fared pretty well, he looked to have not aged a bit, and has actually lost about 60 pounds! Maybe he has been hanging with Marie Osmond, and sharing her Nutrisystem program? Marilynn actually appeared to have gained a bit of weight, but certainly in ALL the right places! But wait, this is reporting on the closing night party, which we should save for the conclusion of this report . . . . so, let's back up a few days in time . . . . to the beginning. For those out there who see thi…