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Our Friday Wrap-Up: What You May Have Missed This Week

Not bright enough for accounting, using Twitter, content marketing strategies, technology and training, and more.

Bramwell’s Lunch Beat: What Retirement? Dave Camp Lands at PwC as an Advisor

The menu features specials on road builders want gas tax hike, untangling new lease accounting rules, and more.
Education & Careers

How Chief Financial Officers Can Become Major Corporate Players

CFOs are no longer simply in charge of bill paying. They can now be key drivers of their corporations' futures.

Three Tips to Cross-Selling More Services to Your Tax Clients

Your clients already like your tax work—so use this as a springboard to launch new engagements.

IIA Survey: Internal Audit Executives Grappling with Talent Shortage

Despite concerns about a shrinking internal auditor talent pool, 29% of chief audit executives expect to increase staffing in 2015.

Bramwell’s Lunch Beat: Which Has More Words: the US Tax Code or the Bible?

The menu features specials on internal auditors face pressure over results, public’s input sought on tax reform, and more.

Special for Freelancers: Essential Tax Rules for 1099 Workers

There are a lot of subtleties built into the IRC for those paid on Form 1099. But don't think you can game the system.

Never Mind 2015—Do Your Clients Have Their 2011 Tax Refunds?

A billion dollars is owed to taxpayers from 2011 returns. They must claim the cash now—or lose it forever.

Clarified Auditing Standards: Laws and Regulations in an Audit

The impact of laws and regulations varies widely, and guidance distinguishes between direct and non-direct effects.

Bramwell’s Lunch Beat: SEC Official Urges Muni Issuers to Adhere to GASB Standards

The menu features specials on online sales tax bill returns, GOP looks to block tax credit for immigrants, and more.

Understanding How to Use Circular References in Microsoft Excel

This technique may look like it defies the laws of logic, but in reality, it's a powerful tool with many uses.

2015 US GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy Adopted by the SEC

The taxonomy, proposed by the FASB, contains updates for accounting standards and other recommended improvements.

Survey: Internal Auditors Making Strides on Addressing Cybersecurity Risks

According to a new Protiviti study, cybersecurity evaluation is included in 53% of current corporate audit plans.

Bramwell’s Lunch Beat: Tax Executives Have Little Hope for Reform in 2015

The menu features specials on IIA and Auditing Roundtable to merge, Rubio tax plan would spur economic growth, and more.
Education & Careers

8 Lessons You and Your Clients Learn by Watching Downton Abbey

It's no joke: your Baby Boomer clients learn financial lessons from the show that are applicable a century later.

The Affordable Care Act: What Tax Practitioners Have to Know

The ACA is a tax challenge—know the details and exemptions to smooth the way for your clients.

Bramwell’s Lunch Beat: US Businesses Slow to Put Women in Leadership Roles

The menu features specials on Intuit contacted by DOJ and FTC, recap of last week’s IRS technical guidance, and more.

The 5 Key Tips to Resolve Your Love/Hate Affair with QuickBooks

Accountants often say they have a love-hate relationship with the popular program; here are tips for smoothing the way.
Education & Careers

Busy Season Quiz for Accountants: Rate Our Efficiency Tips

To help you get through the rest of the season, we've compiled an interactive list. Cast your vote for the best!

Bramwell’s Lunch Beat: FASB Proposes Update to Nonprofit Financial Reporting Rules

The menu features specials on US losing tax money on foreign takeovers, ex-IRS chief running for president, and more.


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