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June 18, 2014

Avalara Allies with Tax Specialist Carolynn Iafrate Kranz

Sales and use tax software developer Avalara has signed a strategic alliance with tech industry tax specialist Carolynn Iafrate Kranz to use her database and expertise to help refine Avalara’s cloud-based system.

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June 13, 2014

Some Amendments to the IRS Taxpayer Bill of Rights

This week, the Internal Revenue Service adopted a “Taxpayer Bill of Rights” that takes some of the existing rights that are already part of the Tax Code and groups them into 10 broad categories, making them more visible and supposedly a little easier for taxpayers to find.

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June 12, 2014

State Accountancy Board Stops Firm from Using Name of Deceased Founder

The Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy has prohibited an accounting firm from changing the name of one of its offices to include the name of the late co-founder and president.

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June 9, 2014

More Tips for Avoiding Financial Fraud

New England College’s School of Graduate and Financial Studies has produced a new infographic with six tips for businesses to avoid committing financial fraud.

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June 5, 2014

Lessons on Preventing Fraud

Organizations around the world lose an estimated 5 percent of their annual revenues to occupational fraud, for a total more than $3.5 trillion, according to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

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June 3, 2014

College Grads in High Demand for Accounting and Finance Jobs

College graduates are entering the workforce this month and are finding opportunities in some sectors, particularly finance and accounting.

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May 28, 2014

Taming Payroll Taxes

Payroll giant ADP has put together a new infographic comparing in-house versus outsourced services for handling payroll taxes.

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May 27, 2014

H&R Block Counsels Expats on ACA Tax Requirements

Nearly 6 million Americans living abroad are facing a June 16 deadline to file their taxes this year.

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May 22, 2014

Strange Taxes Across the Globe

A site that connects people to online accounting degree programs has created a new infographic on Taxes Around the World, including some strange taxes such as a tax on cow flatulence in Denmark and a tax break in Canada for makers of breakfast cereal who put toys inside the boxes.

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May 21, 2014

CAQ to Fund 4 Auditing Research Projects

The Center for Audit Quality plans to fund four new academic research projects after requesting proposals last December.

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