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June 23, 2017

Letter from the Director – AICPA Tax Practice & Ethics

The tax profession is changing – how are you preparing? You moved your data to the cloud and mastered Form 8879 digital signatures, but are you […]
June 23, 2017

Complexities for Clients Who Are U.S. Beneficiaries

Recommendations to help the IRS correctly track U.S. beneficiaries of foreign trust withholding credit. For more information visit: AICPA – Tax
June 23, 2017

Best Practices for Staff Training

It is a good time to evaluate the options for your staff training since filing season is in the rear window and staff performance evaluations have […]
June 22, 2017

May 2017 Tax Section News

What You Missed While in Tax Season; Available Now: Tax Section Web Tours For more information visit: AICPA – Tax
June 22, 2017

Hot Topics: Creating an Employee Handbook

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June 14, 2017

Tax Education Resources for Students and Teachers

Our tax education resources for students and teachers helps accounting educators For more information visit: AICPA – Tax
June 12, 2017

Hot Topics: New to Small Business?

Things you should know for your first tax filing. read more For more information visit: PASBA
May 25, 2017

Staff Performance Evaluations

During the busy seasons, CPA firm staff and supervisors are focused on their clients. For the best employees, the volume of work never distracts from the […]
May 25, 2017

IRS Hires Private Debt Collection Services: How to Help Your Clients

The recent announcement that the IRS is turning over certain collection cases to third-party debt collectors has sent some shock waves through our profession. This article […]
July 28, 2017

Update on Sec. 7345 Passport Legislation

As part of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, Sec. 7345 authorizes the IRS to notify the State Department of taxpayers who owe a seriously delinquent […]
July 28, 2017

Making Virtual Meetings a Part of Your Practice

Building a successful tax practice includes nurturing a strong relationship with your clients and the effective management of your staff. The foundation for a strong client […]
July 28, 2017

Are You Ready for a Tax Appeal by Phone? At Least You Won't Have to Dress Up

When there is a disagreement with an IRS employee (such as a Revenue Agent or Revenue Officer) as to proposed adjustments to a tax return or […]
July 26, 2017

Partnership Audit and Adjustment Rules

As result of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, Congress enhanced the IRS’s ability to audit large partnerships. The changes are expected to dramatically increase the […]