May 16, 2016

CPACA Releases Book on CPA Profession Leadership

The CPA Consultants’ Alliance has published a new book to help the CPA profession close the divide between current and emerging leaders.

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May 13, 2016

IMA Publishes Case Study Book for Management Accounting

The Institute of Management Accountants has published a book featuring case studies on management accounting collected by editors of one of the IMA’s academic journals.

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May 11, 2016

Avalara Crushes It in New Orleans

Avalara kicked off its Crush New Orleans conference in the Big Easy, discussing the latest trends in sales and use taxes, excise taxes, global tax compliance and technology.

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May 9, 2016

SEC Looking More Closely at XBRL Filings

Now that public companies are required to use Extensible Business Reporting Language, or XBRL, in their financial filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the SEC is trying to make sure the data is appropriate and not hiding accounting gimmicks.

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May 6, 2016

Taking Selfies to Fight Taxpayer Identity Theft

A company called MorphoTrust USA plans to use selfies next tax season to help taxpayers avoid the risk of losing their tax refunds to identity thieves.

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May 4, 2016

Dionne Warwick to Sing for New York CPAs

Legendary singer Dionne Warwick is slated to headline a gala for the New York State Society of CPAs’ Foundation for Accounting Education.

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May 3, 2016

Sageworks Publishes Guide for 'Next-Level Accountants'

Sageworks has released "Next-Level Accountants: Your guide to growing a firm of trusted advisors," an e-book containing insights from some of the top thought leaders in the accounting and valuation professions.

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May 2, 2016

FASB Readies Nonprofit Accounting Changes

The Financial Accounting Standards Board is expected to release a scaled-back set of changes in accounting standards for nonprofit organizations this summer, with more far-reaching changes planned for the future, probably depending on whether they can also apply to for-profit businesses.

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April 27, 2016

TaxAct to Launch Sweepstakes for Tax Pros

TaxAct plans to launch a new sweepstakes next week for tax professionals to celebrate the end of tax season.

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April 26, 2016

Rosenberg Survey Open for Business

The annual Rosenberg Survey of CPA firm management is preparing to get underway.

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