January 2018 Newsletter Print


AFWA Annual Tax Update!

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2018 brings new and exciting tax law - Come join us at Brennan's at Main & Transit in Williamsville to learn about the tax updates, so you and your clients will be prepared!  Great food, interesting topic, and great company! 


Roast beef with mini weck and kaiser rolls; herb roasted chicken; baked ziti with mozzerella (red sauce); garlic roasted baby red potatoes; Includes salad, vegetable tray, pop, tea and coffee.

Cash bar & plenty of parking!

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Alyce Notaro:

Alyce Notaro is a Senior Tax Manager at Tronconi, Segarra & Associates.  She specializes in partnership taxation, including both buyer and seller sides of private equity/venture capital, waterfall and preferred return income allocations, profits interests, disregarded entities and tiered partnership structuring and reporting.  She also leads the firm’s Tax Department technology initiative, which includes researching, identifying and implementing new tax software, as well as the processes and procedures to facilitate the firm’s tax compliance functions, such as project/workload management and time and billing.

Alyce began her career at Kreischer Miller & Co., a large regional public accounting firm near Philadelphia, PA and was then recruited back to her hometown of Buffalo, NY by Ernst & Young LLP prior to working for Tronconi, Segarra & Associates.  She has 15 years of public accounting experience including U.S. tax compliance and reporting for foreign subsidiaries and operations, corporate and partnership tax planning/compliance, multi-state tax compliance and assisting clients with entity formation, acquisitions and restructuring.

Alyce currently resides in Buffalo with her husband, 2 children, 3 dogs and a ferret.  In her free time, she enjoys attending NWHL Buffalo Beauts hockey games and performing family tree and genetic genealogy research.

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About AFWA

The mission of the Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance is to enable women in accounting, financial, and related fields to achieve their full personal, professional, and economic potential and to contribute to the future development of their profession.  Founded in 1938 to increase the opportunities for women in all fields of accounting and finance, members of the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) and their companies benefit from resources that accelerate their professional growth. The industry has evolved enormously for women in the past 75 years, with our organization smartly and passionately evolving with it, ahead of the curve, so that all women in accounting and finance can excel.

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 Questions? Email our Membership Chair!


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AFWA Buffalo Chapter News

What's Happening?

Do you know of an AFWA member with big news?  If you would like to highlight a member, please let us know!

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Do you have an Accounting/Finance job to post?

Our AFWA Members now have the opportunity to post jobs on the AFWA website for free!  These job postings stay posted for 3 months and they will reach the entire AFWA email list in the monthly e-Newsletters, in addition to, being posted on the website here for 3 months!  To start, click here, and sign in with your username and password!

Not a member? That's ok!  A non-member can post a job here for $50 for 3 months or you can become a member today!


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AFWA National News

AFWA Discounts

AFWA partners with businesses and organizations to bring you added benefit to your AFWA membership through discounts on products and services.  Check out the discounts here!

AFWA Chapter Coach Program

The role of chapter coach will provide our experienced AFWA members an easy way to connect and share their experiences. This program will also provide our Chapters with important mentoring and support at a local level that has been missing without Regional Directors. We are now seeking volunteer members to become Chapter Coaches!  Learn more about Chapter Coaches

SCHOLARSHIPS | Undergraduate and Masters Now Open

Please visit FoundationOfAFWA.org for the latest information on open scholarships. Undergraduate and Masters scholarships have been posted with a deadline of April 1, 2018

Women of Influence

Do you know of a Woman of Influence within AFWA’s membership? Our goal is to expand the Women of Influence community to include even more distinguished professional women. Download the application here.

Accounting MOVE Project

View the 2017 Accounting MOVE Project report to challenge your Firm to:
• build transparent career paths that enable women to address work-life conflicts and find solutions.
• adopt best practices from firms that are leading the way toward gender equity in accounting leadership.
• implement firm wide measurements for advancing women in all practice areas in order to remain competitive. 


As a benefit to your membership in AFWA, we offer free webinars to inspire you in your career and fast-pace your professional development. You can participate in any live webinar (most deliver 1 hour of CPE to live attendees) or you can view the webinar on demand at your convenience. Vsit the AFWA Events page to find out about upcoming webinars and events.


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Join the AFWA Board!

Are you or someone you know interested in joining the AFWA Board for the 2018-2019 year?  Please contact the Communications Chair today to nominate someone you know or to self-nominate!


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