Speaking Engagements

Annual Professional Advisors Seminar and Networking Breakfast

October 31, 2018 – The Inn at Longshore - Westport, CT

John L. Varga will be presenting the keynote on understanding the basics behind the market and valuation of cryptocurrency, one of the fastest growing asset types being given to charity. He will discuss the techniques behind valuations of these assets for income, gift and estate tax returns. Bjorn A. Midtlyng will also be joining the conversation.


John L. Varga, Bjørn A. Midtlyng

Illinois CPA Society Construction Conference

October 30, 2018 – Chicago, IL

Tadd Lindsay and Todd Povlich will be discussing steps to build a plan that eases the transfer of power to family members and third parties in the Succession Planning Strategies session.

Speakers: Tadd A. Lindsay and Todd G. Povlich

53rd Annual Southern Federal Tax Institute

October 22-26, 2018 – Atlanta, GA

Join MPI Senior Vice President Todd Povlich, CFA, ASA, for a presentation on Valuation Issues Arising from Tax Reform, Thursday, October 25 at 12:15. Povlich will cover valuation issues that MPI has seen arise from Tax Reform and new planning techniques that the firm’s referral sources are using. He will address different assets that are being valued in conjunction with new planning techniques as well as other issues that have surfaced in the valuation community over the past year.

Speakers: Todd Povlich

Recent Blog Posts

Podcast: Cryptocurrency in Valuation & Reporting

John L. Varga, ASA, Senior Vice President at MPI, was recently a guest on ACTEC’s “Trust and Estate Talk” podcast. To listen to or download the full podcast, please visit the ACTEC…

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Maximizing a Business' Worth Before Selling for Retirement

Does funding your retirement depend on the sale of your business? There are some factors you may not have considered that can affect its monetary value, including how ready it…

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Varga to Host Keynote on Cryptocurrency

By John L. Varga, III, ASA, | October 3, 2018

Bitcoin is revolutionizing the investment world. Join this seminar and networking breakfast to learn the basics behind the market and valuation of cryptocurrency, one of the fastest…

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ACTEC Missouri/Kansas Regional Fellows Annual Meeting

November 30-December 2, 2018 – Kansas City, MO

Attendees: Tadd A. Lindsay

ACTEC Heart of America Fellows Institute Inaugural Conference

November 29-November 30, 2018 – Kansas City, MO

Attendees: Tadd A. Lindsay

72nd Annual Federal Tax Clinic

November 14-November 15, 2018 – Bryant Conference Center, University of Alabama

Attendees: Roy H. Meyers

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) Fall National Meeting

November 7-November 10, 2018 – Chicago, IL

Attendees: Dan M. Kerrigan and Tadd A. Lindsay

77th NYU Institute on Federal Taxation

October 21-October 26, 2018 – New York, NY


John L. Varga, III and Todd G. Povlich

NYSBA Trusts & Estates Section Fall 2018 Meeting

October 18-October 19, 2018 – Lake George, NY


John L. Varga, III and Todd G. Povlich

15th Annual Calvary Hospital Attorney Conference

October 3, 2018 – Roosevelt Hotel - New York, NY


John L. Varga, III, Bjørn A. Midtlyng

ACTEC Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting

September 21-September 23, 2018 – Royal Sonesta Harbour Court - Baltimore, MD

Attendees: Mark Lingerfield