Content by Terry Sheridan

on 07/15/14
Midway through the year, whether you work for a small business or have small business clients, it's a good time to pauses and take stock of your tax situation. Consider these five tips provided...
on 07/08/14
The Madoff Ponzi scheme, financial crisis of 2007-2009, ongoing mortgage fraud and other scandals, and laws like Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd-Frank that were passed to counter the fraudsters, send a clear...
on 07/03/14
Despite heightened scrutiny of lending practices and new loan requirements, mortgage fraud appears to be once again on the rise. And yet again, the fraudsters find new ways of doing the dirty deed....
on 06/30/14
Traditional property tax bills may not continue to be the certainty that everyone assumes. Nationwide, there are increasing efforts to seek alternatives to a tax bite that, whether you support it or...
on 06/26/14
In 2011, electrical services and technology provider Parsons Electric in Minneapolis, Minn., decided to take its accounting to the cloud. Monica Ross, the company's director of strategic projects...
on 06/20/14
In a nod to our growing e-lifestyles, Maryland and Ohio are expected to officially launch 10-minute CPE increments after regulatory approvals are in hand, possibly later this year.In Ohio, the state...
on 06/17/14
The possibility that frequent flyer rewards and other loyalty programs will soon be taxed has filled the blogosphere just as summer travel takes wing. But the end-of-travel-as-we-know-it scuttlebutt...
on 06/13/14
Employers who figure they'll pay workers upfront for health insurance on the state or federal exchanges rather than provide coverage themselves are going to run smack into the Internal Revenue...
on 06/03/14
The tax benefit of short sales may have hit a major speed bump. Short sales allow owners to sell their homes for less than what's owed on their mortgages—with lender approval, of course....
on 06/03/14
Occasionally, young accountants need reminding that a career working for a firm isn't the only road you can travel: there's a lot of potential working in corporate management. AccountingWEB...
on 05/23/14
Behold the Roth 401(k), the retirement savings tactic growing in popularity among younger and more affluent employees, and offered by ever-increasing numbers of employers.Driving the boom are...
on 05/21/14
A still-faltering economic recovery has wreaked financial havoc on many of your clients. Foreclosure, underwater mortgages in default and job loss can damage even a pristine credit record. And while...
on 05/07/14
There’s a way for investors to brave the world beyond stocks and bonds of a traditional Individual retirement arrangement (IRA) and venture into real estate, tax liens, unregistered securities...
on 04/30/14
This fiscal year has brought significant changes for reverse-mortgage borrowers and lenders. New restrictions under the Reverse Mortgage Stabilization Act of 2013 seek to make these loans less risky...
on 04/16/14
Legislation coming out of Washington just might reduce homeowners' burden for disaster insurance. It's a topic very much on everyone's minds since the mudslide in Oso, Washington. The...