by Jason Bramwell on Jan 22, 2014
Here are “Bramwell’s Lunch Beat” menu items for January 22.
by Ken Berry on Jan 15, 2014
The American Institute of CPAs has unveiled a new version of its Total Tax Insights calculator just before the start of income tax-filing season. The calculator, which can help taxpayers gauge the impact of twenty different taxes, reflects data applicable in 2013.
by David Ringstrom on Jan 09, 2014
It’s a new year, which brings the promise of fresh starts, and resolutions to work smarter. Keyboard shortcuts are one of the best ways to both save time and reduce wear and tear on your wrists when working in Microsoft Excel.
by Jason Bramwell on Jan 03, 2014
Here are "Bramwell's Lunch Beat" menu items for January 3.
by Caleb Newquist on Dec 31, 2013
What do accountants count on most to do their jobs well? Yes, coffee is a good answer. No, I'm not thinking of booze. If you eliminate any and all kinds of medicating, the smart money is on Microsoft Excel.
by Curtis C. Versc... on Dec 20, 2013
Spending time on social networks appears to be normal behavior at most workplaces. Employers need to deal with its risks and minimize its costs. Employees should consider the potential ramifications of every post they make.
by Jason Bramwell on Dec 17, 2013
New York-based Thomson Reuters sold its US tax preparation and court accounting outsourcing businesses to Ernst & Young LLP, the two companies announced on December 17.
by Jason Bramwell on Dec 13, 2013
Here are "Bramwell's Lunch Beat" menu items for December 13.
by Terri Eyden on Dec 13, 2013
Predominantly, when I meet with new firms and go over the Cloud accounting services opportunity, the first thing they want to do is start putting together a marketing plan. Most firms quickly find they're lost when they start this way.
by David Ringstrom on Dec 12, 2013
Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, describes a couple of ways that you can streamline access to the strikethrough feature – and pretty much any feature – in both Word and Excel.
by Jason Bramwell on Dec 05, 2013
Here are "Bramwell's Lunch Beat" menu items for December 5.
by Terri Eyden on Dec 04, 2013
The IRS is piloting a program that would allow employees access to work e-mail and other services on their personal smartphones, but according TIGTA, the IRS program should be cost effective and a full cost-benefit analysis is needed.
by Terri Eyden on Dec 04, 2013
Taking steps to make your Facebook company page great will increase the exposure of your business, which could result in increased sales. Consider these top five tips from Michael Alter.
by David Ringstrom on Nov 23, 2013
Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, describes how to use Excel's Conditional Formatting feature to handle just about every imaginable situation.
by Terri Eyden on Nov 19, 2013
Accounting firms have until the end of the month to participate in the First Annual Accounting Firm Operations and Technology Survey, which gauges what types of technology accounting professionals are using in their practices.
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