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February 23, 2017

Top 5 Ways to Burn Calories During Tax Season

Finding time to take care of your physical and emotional health this tax season can be hard to do. Luckily for you, this Top 5 list […]
February 23, 2017

Sec. 2704 Estate Valuation Regulations Not Withdrawn Under the Regulatory Freeze Executive Order: CPAs Need to Consider Disclosure Statements

The executive order that freezes federal regulations only withdraws regulations that were not yet published. Sec. 2704 proposed regulations are not withdrawn, but impacted CPAs may […]
February 23, 2017

Letter from the Chair

Annette Nellen, Chair of the AICPA Tax Executive Committee, gives highlights on recent developments on the AICPA Tax Division as well as developments in its advocacy […]
February 23, 2017

Executive Orders – A Primer

With executive orders being in the spotlight recently, this article explains the authority of an executive order and highlights the impact of the ACA EO and […]
January 27, 2017

New Due Diligence Requirements and Preparer Penalties for 2016 Tax Returns

Tax return preparers will need to spend additional time to determine the eligibility of clients to claim certain credits and to formally document their qualification to […]
January 27, 2017

Capital Tax Update

When it comes to important tax and political activity, January 2017 is no slouch. Not only is a new President being ushered in, the IRS issued […]
January 26, 2017

Reducing Investment Taxes in the New Year

As CPAs, we know that the biggest drag on investment performance is taxes, and this year will undoubtedly result in several instances of clients asking: “How […]
January 26, 2017

Thriving in Tax Season: Action Steps for Success

There are a number of ways to improve your upcoming tax season, many of which can be executed easily with a lot of positive impact. For […]
January 26, 2017

Expectations for Tax Season: A Recap from Our Tax Practice Quarterly Webcast

A recap of our tax practice quarterly webcast on Gearing Up for the Tax Season with a summary of the key interest areas this tax season. […]
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 […]
May 25, 2017

Issues to Consider When Establishing a Tax Home Overseas

As the world has become a smaller place, more and more businesses have developed international operations. Once established, these foreign-based companies are often staffed by local […]
May 25, 2017

Partnership Tax Audits: The New Rules

The new partnership audit regime under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, P.L. 114-74 (“BBA”), radically changes the assessment and collection of partnership audit tax adjustments. […]