August 27, 2013
The old adage that there are two sides to every story remains true today, especially as it pertains to accountants.
August 23, 2013
Understanding what makes a Chief Financial Officer tick has always been important, but today a CFOs role goes beyond number cruncher to board liaison and CEO advisoramong a number of other demands outside of their typical purview.
August 23, 2013
With all the noise about Americans renouncing their citizenship and paying an exit tax just to be freed from what they consider an oppressive tax regime, its nice to know that its a two-way street.
August 22, 2013
The Internal Revenue Service has sent letters to thousands of small business owners recently, questioning whether they underpaid their taxes last year.
August 21, 2013
Investing is a complex undertaking. The supply of investment alternatives is seemingly endless. Evaluating various alternatives can be quite difficult and very time consuming.
August 20, 2013
In some cases, rather than renting space, a business owner may purchase the buildings in which they operate their companies.
August 16, 2013
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board unveiled far-reaching proposals this week for enhancing the auditors reporting model in what could be the biggest transformation of the audit report in over 70 years.
August 16, 2013
Under some circumstances, the provision of services by a corporation to its shareholders is property within the meaning of Code Section 317(a), which can result in the IRS finding that there was a constructive dividend to the shareholder.
August 15, 2013
I had long suspected that there was a strong disconnect between CPA partners perceptions about practice growth initiatives and their actions and behavior.
August 14, 2013
The Nevada Supreme Court issued a little-noticed decision in late May that could have significant implications for disputes between auditors and their clients.
August 13, 2013
When coaching accounting firms on crafting an industry niche-driven growth strategy, there are three critical questions that we work together to answer. The first step is to assess how well aligned your firm is with the industry.
August 12, 2013
The IRS has lost several cases this year when taxpayers, who lacked good documents, or any documents, testified about the facts and were believed by the Tax Court.
August 9, 2013
Among the many tax reform issues to be resolved in the months ahead is whether or not to produce a comprehensive tax reform bill or simply one limited to corporate reform.
August 7, 2013
Recruiting season is approaching once again for public accounting firms, which brings another round of questions that firms need to answer.
August 6, 2013
Cash is on every firms mind, and in reality, its on every persons mind. Firms today are looking for any way to improve their realization and accelerate cash flow. After all, strong cash flow is a great way to measure success, right?
August 5, 2013
Clients expect you to know about accounting. Impress them by showing you know about their field as well.
August 2, 2013
Tax reform talk is heating up. Support is growing for bipartisan efforts to rewrite the tax code, with committee chairmen and ranking members in both the House and the Senate jumping aboard the effort.
August 1, 2013
I dont know about you, but theres nothing like blistering 90-degree days with high humidity and quick-forming violent afternoon thunderstorms to get your adrenaline going. Or going in the wrong direction.
July 31, 2013
These days youre not likely to pick up an accounting publication or surf the blogosphere without coming across an article on portals, or more specifically, client portals for file sharing.
July 29, 2013
What companies need to know as the IRS shifts its compliance focus
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December 5, 2013
U.S. Wealth Management chairman and CEO John Napolitano talks about the unappreciated qualities that make up a great financial planner.
December 4, 2013
Ed Mendlowitz, a partner at WithumSmith+Brown, discusses how small CPA firms can benefit from conferences like Accounting Today's recent Growth & Profitability Summit.
December 9, 2013
Our editors picks for the 10 biggest stories of the year in tax
November 26, 2013
For these ten entertainers, almost doesn't count.
November 22, 2013
Accounting Today recognizes accountings best workplaces.
November 15, 2013
10 concepts that could be the Next Big Thing for your firm and the profession.
November 8, 2013
Our annual list of innovative accounting resellers.