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On the boards
Mike Fioritto, an Oregon CPA, has been named to the board of directors for The National Association of Enrolled Agents, the organization that represents over 49,000 federally-licensed tax practitioners

The board works with the Internal Revenue Service to improve its proposal to create a voluntary return preparer program in time for the 2015 filing season. The board also works with policy makers to safeguard taxpayers from ignorant or incompetent return preparers.

Fioritto is the owner of Fioritto’s Accounting and Tax Service. He received a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Toledo and has for many years been active in the Ohio Society of Enrolled Agents, including having served as its president.

At the clubs
The Oak Harbor Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 5th Annual Village wide Garage Sale Days June 6 & 7. A complete list of sales will be available at the Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce and the Oak Harbor Public Library, and also on starting Wednesday June 4.

If you would like to place your sale on the list, there is a $3 minimum donation and the chamber must receive your information by Monday, June 2. For info call 419-898-0479.

The Eastern Maumee Bay Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual scrambles golf tournament at Maumee Bay State Park on Thursday, June 26. Registration deadline is June 19. Call Brent Shimman at 419-693-9000 or email him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nominations sought
Nominations are being sought for the 19th annual 20 Under 40 Leadership Recognition Program which showcases young, dynamic leaders in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan under the age of 40.

The 20 Under 40 program focuses on individuals who have distinguished themselves in their careers and/or in the community.

Submit nominations by filling out the electronic form on the 20 Under 40 before Friday June 13. Candidates must be under 40 years of age on June 30.

For the 19th consecutive year, Chrys Peterson, former WTOL news anchor, will serve as master of ceremonies at the recognition event Tuesday, Sept. 30, at Fifth Third Center at One SeaGate, 550 N. Summit Street in Toledo.

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