Marks Paneth's John D'Amico Invited to Present at CTCPA's Governmental Accounting and Auditing Conference on May 17

May 8, 2017

Leading accounting, tax and advisory firm, Marks Paneth LLP, is pleased to announce that John D’Amico, CPA, Director with the firm’s Nonprofit, Government and Healthcare Group will present, “Ensuring Compliance with OMB’s Uniform Guidance for Federal Awards” at the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants’ (CTCPA) Governmental Accounting and Auditing Conference in Rocky Hill, Connecticut on Wednesday, May 17.

Mr. D’Amico’s session will outline the numerous responsibilities that a federal grant recipient must fulfill to comply with Uniform Guidance regulations and requirements – such as the Federal Procurement Standards; Subrecipient Monitoring; and Allowable Costs, including Personnel Services. In addition, he will cover the specific requirements for both the auditee administrating the federal award, and the auditor performing a Single Audit under the Uniform Guidance.

Mr. D'Amico has more than 20 years' experience providing accounting and auditing services to nonprofit organizations and higher education and governmental entities. He brings extensive knowledge of nonprofit accounting and auditing, and expertise in the performance of Single Audits under OMB Circular A-133 and, now, under the new Uniform Guidance.

About Marks Paneth LLP

Marks Paneth LLP, a premier accounting firm with origins dating back to 1907, is ranked the 30th largest accounting firm in the nation and one of the top 10 largest in the Mid-Atlantic region, as reported by Accounting Today. With a team of nearly 700 professionals, including more than 90 partners, Marks Paneth provides a full range of audit, accounting, tax, consulting, trade remediation and valuation services, as well as litigation, forensic accounting and financial advisory services. We primarily serve domestic and international middle market, privately-held and family-owned businesses, as well as high-net-worth individuals and their families. Readers of the New York Law Journal have ranked Marks Paneth as one of the area's top three forensic accounting firms for six consecutive years.

Our firm takes pride in its depth of industry knowledge, and has developed specialized practices across a range of industries including real estate; hospitality; manufacturing, wholesale and distribution; retail; theater, media and entertainment; nonprofit, government and healthcare; and financial and professional services.

Marks Paneth’s Advisory Services Group helps public company CEOs, CFOs and audit committee members proactively manage complex financial transactions and reporting requirements.

The firm also provides information technology consulting services to small and medium-sized companies and nonprofit organizations through its subsidiary, Tailored Technologies, LLC.

Marks Paneth’s membership in Morison KSi Ltd., a leading international association for independent business advisers, financial consulting and accounting firms, facilitates service delivery to clients throughout the United States and around the world.

Marks Paneth is headquartered in New York City, with additional offices in New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit markspaneth.com.

About Marks Paneth’s Nonprofit, Government and Healthcare Group

Marks Paneth’s Nonprofit, Government and Healthcare (NGH) Group offers a wide range of auditing, accounting, tax and advisory services designed to meet the specific needs of the three distinct sectors. Our NGH Group is composed of more than 60 industry specialists, proudly serving over 150 organizations – including 20% of New York’s largest charities, as ranked by Crain’s New York Business.