Seen at Convergence 2013

A selection of the various partners and personalities we experienced at the recent Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2013 user and partner event.

Microsoft Convergence 2013 drew over 11,000 users and partners from around the globe to New Orleans, where the company boasted its cloud, social and mobile leanings.

Keynote address by Microsoft Business Solutions group president Kirill Tatarinov

Wayne Morris, co-keynote presenter corporate vice president, MBS marketing

James Bowman, Jr. President and CEO of Microsoft Dynamics Master VAR SBS Group

Bryan Wiggins and Pascal Van Dooren, Avalara

Chris Gryskiewicz and Steve Templeton, Templeton & Co.

Jessica Balfour and Sean Gross, CCH

Skip Reardon and Stijn Hendrikse, Acumatica

Attendees peruse the show floor, filled with reseller, ISV and add-on partners



Summer Tax Tips for Your Clients and Their Children

Summer is well underway, and now is a great time to help your clients and their dependents with the tax tips in this slideshow written by Michael Sonnenblick of Thomson Reuters Checkpoint.

View the slideshow >>


Tax Savings from a Home Office

Tips on how to make working at home pay, from the Illinois CPA Society

View the slideshow >>


10 Tips on Amending a Tax Return

The IRS shares some advice on fixing a return

View the slideshow >>


CPAs and Tax Pros Gone Wrong

Some of our favorite examples of professionals breaking bad

View the slideshow >>


Accountants Giving Back

A look at the many ways different CPA firms are contributing to their communities

View the slideshow >>


2016 Summer Reading for Accountants

Short, useful reads for your summer vacation

View the slideshow >>


12 Questions to Ask Your Cloud Provider

Moving to Web-based apps? Get answers to these questions first.

View the slideshow >>


6 Tax Tips for Students Working Summer Jobs

Along with establishing a good work ethic and building time and financial management skills, a summer job also means learning about the obligatory duty of paying taxes. Here are some tips for tax clients with children working summer jobs from Abigail Schaffer, a staff accountant at Kessler Orlean Silver & Co.

View the slideshow >>


Tax Tips for the Armed Forces

The IRS has put together its annual selection of advice for members of the military

View the slideshow >>


6 Tips for Retaining Millennials

Bruce Tulgan shares the best ways to keep your young stars

View the slideshow >>