Inside Views

  • Best Practices for Managing Inventory

    May 13, 2016

    Inventory management is the practice of planning, directing and controlling inventory so that it contributes to the business' profitability.

  • 2016 ACAT Exam registration open until June 1

    May 13, 2016

    Registration for the Accreditation Council for Accountancy and Taxation (ACAT) exam - given to those wishing to obtain ACAT Accredited Business Accountant/Advisor (ABA), Accredited Tax Preparer (ATP), and Accredited Tax Advisor (ATA) credentials - is now open for registration, the Council announced on Friday. The Spring/Summer exam testing window for 2016 will be June 10-July 30, with a registration deadline of June 1, 2016.

  • Illinois State University launches new 'Institute for Financial Planning and Analysis'

    May 13, 2016

    The Department of Finance, Insurance, and Law at Illinois State University’s College of Business announced last week the launch of their Institute for Financial Planning and Analysis, with professor of finance Edgar Norton named the Institute's director.

  • When Form Makes a Difference on Tax Deductions

    May 12, 2016

    Sometimes, the elevation of form over substance can be costly for those who commit a “foot fault” in structuring a transaction in the tax arena.

  • NJCPA awards 'Lisa Donahue Scholarship' to namesake's daughter

    May 12, 2016

    The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA), with contributions from Bowman & Company, announced this week that the recipient of the Lisa A. Donahue Scholarship was Sarah Donahue, daughter of the award's namesake.

  • Cleaning Up the Mess Left by DIY Tax Software

    May 11, 2016

    More and more taxpayers are turning towards do-it-yourself tax software to prepare and file business and individual income tax returns.

  • AICPA webinar series on cybersecurity begins May 12

    May 11, 2016

    The AICPA announced a series of webinars on cybersecurity this week, in partnership with Ridge Global, the risk management firm founded by Tom Ridge, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The three-part series, which starts on May 12th and extends through the summer, is designed to help CFOs, controllers, CPAs and management accountants gain more understanding and insight into emerging cybersecurity threats.

  • Avalara Crushes It in New Orleans

    May 11, 2016

    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.

  • Lights, Camera, Action and Tax Cut!

    May 10, 2016

    A practical guide to movie production tax incentives

  • Becker Professional Education announces document review simulation (DRS) for CPA Exam prep

    May 10, 2016

    Becker Professional Education announced on Monday the launch of a new document review simulation (DRS) as part of its CPA Exam Review. The task-based simulation, created by the AICPA, will notably begin appearing on select CPA Exams this year.


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