by Amy Vetter on Jun 18, 2014
While it's always good to be flexible when getting started, there are some critical things you should decide in order to maximize your potential and delight your ideal clients.
by Jason Bramwell on Jun 17, 2014
The menu for June 17 features specials on 13 companies that paid no taxes in Q1 of 2014, states offering businesses an abundance of tax credits, ex-Medtronic CEO defending former employer’s tax inversion deal, and more.
by Sally Glick on Jun 17, 2014
If you want to earn a commanding presence in a target market, the clients need to know that you understand their unique concerns and that you are an expert in their sector. Professional alliances are the key.
by Jason Bramwell on Jun 16, 2014
The menu for June 16 features specials on lawmakers exasperated by lost Lois Lerner emails, the true cost of tax havens, Scott London said past year “worse than I could have ever imagined,” and more.
by Hugh Duffy on Jun 16, 2014
Part mentors and part consultants, coaches can help everyone from staff accountants to managing partners. They can help us succeed on a professional and personal level.
by Allan Boress on Jun 13, 2014
Retailers have a different outlook on the client servicing process. CPAs would do well to emulate them, rather than just focusing on getting the work out and charging the most possible.
by Jason Bramwell on Jun 13, 2014
The menu for June 13 features specials on House passing more business tax breaks, Eric Cantor defeat may stall offshore tax holiday proposal, protests over Walgreens’ possible reincorporation in Switzerland, and more.
by Jason Bramwell on Jun 12, 2014
New guidance issued by the standard-setting board on Thursday changes the accounting for repurchase-to-maturity transactions and repurchase financings, and adds two new disclosure requirements.
by Jason Bramwell on Jun 12, 2014
The menu for June 12 features specials on no evidence found that Phil Mickelson traded Clorox shares, EY and Grant Thornton get reprimanded by PCAOB, FBI returns database with taxpayer info, and more.
by Jason Bramwell on Jun 11, 2014
The menu for June 11 features specials on European Union investigates tax breaks for multinationals, Wall Street loses an ally in Eric Cantor, IRS issues ruling on hedge fund fees, and more.
New guidance issued on Tuesday reduces the overall cost and complexity associated with financial reporting for development stage entities, without lessening the availability of relevant information.
The new guidance adopted on Tuesday focuses on related-party transactions, significant unusual transactions, and a company’s financial relationships and transactions with its executive officers – key factors in many financial reporting frauds.
by Stephen DelVecchia on Jun 10, 2014
The financial labor force has changed, and now adaptable accountants can make a solid career by working as long-term temps, lowering job risk without sacrificing career growth or pay. "Temporary" may be the new name of the game.
The menu for June 10 features specials on House GOP alleges IRS data dump was illegal, Senate lawmakers squabble over use of repatriated tax holiday, ex-BDO vice chairmen get jail time over tax scheme, and more.
by Bryce Sanders on Jun 10, 2014
Accountants are always welcome members on the boards of nonprofits, and it's a chance to mix some business development with good works. But a soft-sell is essential.
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