Content by Terry Sheridan

on 12/10/14
To get the full story, read part 1 of this article, published last week. For a full discussion of pricing, download a recent AccountingWEB white paper.Rita Keller, whose blog “...
on 12/08/14
The lesson from the ongoing trial of former UBS wealth management chief executive Raoul Weil really shouldn’t be a surprise, but we’ll say it anyway: Do not fail to declare income from...
on 12/01/14
Old joke: What do accountants suffer from that ordinary people don’t? Depreciation. If you’re wincing, maybe that joke rings true—particularly if your practice is still mired in...
on 11/26/14
Mark Twain once said that the “only difference between a tax man and a taxidermist is that the taxidermist leaves the skin.” Now, now, Mr. Twain. Someone whose only money-making invention...
on 11/20/14
No one enjoys firing someone. (Well, most people don't.) But even if you can’t wait to see your employee walk out the door, there are precautions to take to avoid a lawsuit.Attorney Mark...
on 11/18/14
One thing that hasn't changed over the years is that accountants have to work with lots of documents. Sure, the method has gone from parchment to paper to computer files to the cloud, but the...
on 11/14/14
The Affordable Care Act has brought monumental change to the U.S. healthcare system, and its impact on taxpayers and accountants continues to be no small matter either. Daniel G. Mazzola, CPA, an...
on 11/10/14
There's nothing like a head's up when you're launching a career and interviewing for jobs. So we asked Kathy Downs, recruiting manager for Robert Half Finance & Accounting in Orlando...
on 10/28/14
There's thunder and lightning in the cloud these days. And the rumbling is all about security. Could peer-to-peer file transfers be the answer? As the old accounting adage goes, there's more...
on 10/23/14
K2 Enterprises has announced its 2014 technology awards in 27 categories. The only clear message may have been that there was no clear message in a field marked by many good ideas, but no unanimous...
on 10/10/14
If you're thinking that bitcoin and digital currency generally are merely some one-off flash in the pan, the new Digital Currency Council would argue otherwise. The council launched in September...
on 10/07/14
Sponsored Content from Confirmation.com: AccountingWEB takes a look at confirmations in audit engagements, how they can serve as a doorway to fraud, and what you can do about it. Today,...
on 10/02/14
If your small-business clients are on the fence about cloud accounting, they've got plenty of company. A recent survey by market researcher and consultant Software Advice indicates a decidedly...
on 09/30/14
We've probably all worked for soul-sucking managers who expect employees to spend their workdays tethered to the office with no other life obligations or desires. But that's not what the...
on 09/24/14
Sen. Cory Booker's (D-NJ) newly proposed legislation that would remove the NFL's tax-exempt status may not be the touchdown one would think. But it's sure kicked off numerous discussions...
on 09/22/14
If you're a CPA with a bent for do-gooding, nonprofit accounting may be just your niche."We deal with a lot of organizations that do a lot of good things," says Ryan Keith, a partner in...
on 09/19/14
Cybersecurity is no longer the domain of an organization's IT staff. It's moved to the boardroom, and in a big way. Accountants and financial managers may have been thinking it's just the...
on 09/12/14
For bitcoin users, the taxman cometh. And you best know how to calculate taxes owed on what the IRS calls convertible virtual currency.In March 2014, the IRS issued Notice 2014-21, which declares...
on 08/22/14
Regulatory compliance, risk management and cost-cutting are the big heartburn issues for finance execs in the C-suite. Yet financial planning and analysis—a key antacid—is insufficient....
on 08/19/14
How are you planning? What tools do you use (or fail to use) for forecasting? PlanGuru is a business budgeting, forecasting, and performance review software company based in White Plains, N.Y....

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