by Ken Berry on Feb 06, 2014
It might take slightly longer for taxpayers to get their tax refunds from the IRS this year, but at least they can do a better job of tracking the progress on their smartphones.
by Jason Bramwell on Feb 05, 2014
The web-based application, launched last week by the founders of the Ohio-based online accounting firm Upsourced Accounting, efficiently collects and manages information for professional service organizations.
by Scott Cytron on Jan 31, 2014
It seems you can’t go anywhere or do anything without technology. I know that’s a big Homer Simpson “Doh!,” but it’s true.
by David Ringstrom on Jan 23, 2014
Although the IRS is still madly preparing for the 2013 filing season, one man remains ahead of the curve. Glenn Reeves has released his seventeenth spreadsheet-based version of the US Individual Income Tax Return, commonly known as Form 1040, which taxpayers can download and use for free.
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.