2018 GAEA Convention – Only $395 Registration!

 Enjoy Networking, CE and a Beautiful Environment!

May 13-16, 2018 | The Westin Jekyll Island, Jekyll Island, Georgia

The experience of high caliber instructors in a setting that is picturesque cannot be matched. This convention is a great event to both learn and relax. Many attendees bring spouses or family to enjoy the surroundings. 18 CE Credits available. (Dress Code: Business Casual for all events)

Featured Speaker: Beanna Whitlock EA, CSA


Sun Evening May 13 – 2 hours total

3-5pm Early Registration

5-6:40pm Beanna Whitlock
2 hours of Interactive Ethics: Ethics Begins & Ends with YOU!

3-10pm Welcome Center Open

Monday May 14 – 8 hours 8-5PM

6:30-8am Registration – HOT Breakfast (included in your fee)

8-8:30am Welcome Remarks & Announcements

8:30-12:10 Jeff Schneider – 4 Hours

8:30-10:10am 2 Hours – Americans Working Abroad
10:30-12:10pm 2 Hours – Gig Economy

12:10-1:30pm Lunch (Catered lunch included in your fee)

1:30-5:10pm Beanna Whitlock – 4 hours
1:30-3:10 2 Hours – TCJA Personal Tax Issues
3:30-5:10 2 Hours – TCJA Business Tax Issues

5-10pm Welcome Center Open

Tuesday May 15 – 4 Hours 8-Noon Banquet Tuesday Evening

6:30-8am HOT Breakfast (included in your fee)

8-8:20am Installation of GAEA Officers for 2018-2020 Term

8:30-10:10am Jeff Schneider
2 Hours – Overview of 280-E Marijuana Returns
10:30-12:10pm Beanna Whitlock
2 Hours – You prepared it – Now Prepare to defend it!

12:15-1:30pm GAEA Business Meeting – Open to everyone

12:15-5:30 Free Time for Tours & Play

6-7:30pm Banquet (Included in your fee) Cash Bar until 9pm

7:30-9pm GAEA World Famous Auction-Donated Items Appreciated

8:30pm End Silent Auction

9-10pm Welcome Center Open

Wednesday May 16 – 4 Hours 8-Noon – Convention ends at NOON

7-8:30am HOT Breakfast (included in your fee)

8:30-12:10pm Beanna Whitlock
8:30-10:10am 2 Hours – Today’s IRS
10:30-12:10pm 2 Hours – Beanna on the HOT Seat

12:15pm Convention Wrap-Up and Evaluations. Thanks for coming!

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*Cancellation Policy: Cancellations up to three weeks before the start of the Convention – 50% Cancellation Fee. Cancellations within seven days of the start of the Convention – 100% Cancellation Fee.