CHOPTICON HIGH SCHOOL’S FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS OF AMERICA VISIT ASKEY, ASKEY & ASSOCIATES, CPA, LLC
January 26, 2010 - Askey, Askey & Associates, CPA, LLC welcomed Chopticon High School’s Future Business Leaders of America to spend the day and learn “how we do business” in the accounting world. Robert W. Askey, CPA, CFE, CFFA introduced the students to the Askey team while providing them valuable insights of everyday business. The visit was designed to expose the students to the accounting profession and open their eyes and minds toward degrees in accounting by showing them that accounting is more than just crunching numbers.
The students are scheduled to revisit Askey, Askey & Associates to engage in additional activities such as preparing sample tax returns designed to teach them the necessary steps in completing an accurate return. Askey will guide the students on a step-by-step approach.
“Working with the Chopticon FBLA members has been a pleasure. It is an enjoyable vehicle for Askey, Askey & Associates, CPA, LLC to give back to the community and help our future business leaders in the process”, said Robert Askey.
According to the president of FBLA-PBL chapter, Jonathan Munshaw, everyone learned a lot and had a great time. “Bob Askey is obviously a fantastic business person and a devoted family man and we are looking forward to visiting Askey, Askey & Associates, CPA, LLC again”, said Mr. Munshaw.