Paying America’s Bills: What Every Citizen should know about the US Government’s Financial Statements

March 04, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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START: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM MST 

Greg Anton will report on the federal budget deficit’s size and significance, putting a trillion dollars in context, in view of social insurance obligations totaling $80 trillion that aren’t even reflected on the federal government’s balance sheet.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Overview of the federal budget
  • Insights into the federal financial statements
  • Nation’s deficit reality



Gregory J. Anton, CPA, CGMA, Chairman AICPA (2011 – 2012) Partner BDO USA LLP
Greg Anton, a past chairman of the AICPA, is the market leader for Colorado and Wyoming and responsible for driving growth in the Rocky Mountain region. ​

Throughout his career, Greg has provided accounting, auditing and advisory services to private, public and multinational businesses, including capital transactions, equity offerings and initial public offerings (IPOs). He believes in fostering long-term relationships with his clients, and his dedication to their total business needs goes beyond traditional accounting and auditing services.​

Over the last two decades, Greg has been a respected ambassador for the CPA profession at a state, national and global level. He previously served on the Board of Directors for the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants and is a past chairman. He has been significantly involved with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants having served two terms on the Board of Directors, as chairman, and on several technical committees, including President of the Accounting Research Association, Inc. and Board Liaison to the Expert Panels Oversight Group.

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CREDITS: 1.00 CPE Basic 
METHOD: Webinar Live Lecture
Program Level: Intermediate


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