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Average Refunds Slip Further Behind 2018

Average Refunds Slip Further Behind 2018

Refunds started off the tax season behind 2018 levels and fell further behind this month. The average refund was 9.2 percent lower for the period ended February 9, than for...

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Amex, Bill.com Launch Vendor Pay

Amex, Bill.com Launch Vendor Pay

American Express and Bill.com have launched Vendor Pay to be offered by Bill.com. The new service enables businesses to pay vendors with their American Express Business or Corporate Cards.

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Intuit Names New ProAdvisor Leader

Intuit Names New ProAdvisor Leader

Intuit has named Misty Megia as leader of the global ProAdvisor Program effective this week. Before assuming the new position, Megia led the accounting programs and education strategy team at TSheets...

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Rosenberg Survey: Mergers Affect Revs, Profits

Rosenberg Survey: Mergers Affect Revs, P…

Mergers are increasingly a factor in increased accounting firm revenue. At the same time, they hold down per-partner profits, according to the 20th Annual Rosenberg Survey.

Reasons Accountants Prefer Digital Payments

Reasons Accountants Prefer Digital Payme…

There’s no question that technology has changed the landscape of the accounting world. Advancements in digitization, automation, and mobility have allowed firms to transform the way they do business with...

Report: Going Beyond Payroll

Report: Going Beyond Payroll

Report: Going Beyond Payroll With a low level of unemployment driving the need to attract and retain potential employees and the web-based technology bringing services once available to large businesses...

Top Reasons Accounting Firms Are Fired

You walk into a store A, looking for something to repair your kitchen sink. The sales associates are busy talking to each other, and you can’t get their attention. You...

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Accountants by nature are budget-minded individuals but they are not always the most forward-looking. Attendees at the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants 2018 Annual Convention & Expo stepped...

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Report: Going Beyond Payroll

Report: Going Beyond Payroll

Report: Going Beyond Payroll With a low level of unemployment driving the need to attract and retain potential employees and the web-based technology bringing services once available to large businesses...

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Report 2018: Getting a Handle on the Cloud

Report 2018: Getting a Handle on the Clo…

2018 Report: Getting a Handle on the Cloud Buyers and sellers are talking less and less about cloud software. The discussions increasingly center around how the software, which happens to be...

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Report: Payroll Gets Easier

Report: Payroll Gets Easier

Report: Payroll Gets Easier: Running payroll, whether for a company to pay its own employees or to pay clients’ employees, has rarely been easy. But it is necessary, which is...

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Report: Using the Cloud to Protect Your Data

Report: Using the Cloud to Protect Your …

Report: Using the Cloud to Protect Your Data The handwriting is in the cloud. And given some real barriers to adoption of cloud-based software, the move remains a question of when...

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2017 BSI Top 100 VARS

2017 BSI Top 100 VARS

The last year has been one of change—the cloud has moved from being something everyone talked about to something most resellers are doing something about. It is also a market...

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Average Refunds Slip Further Behind 2018

Average Refunds Slip Further Behind 2018

Refunds started off the tax season behind 2018 levels and fell further behind this month. The average refund was 9.2 percent lower for the period ended February 9, than for...

Mississippi CPA Convicted of Filing Fraud

Mississippi CPA Convicted of Filing Frau…

Carl Nicholson, once auditor for Hattiesburg and Forrest County, Miss., has been convicted of filing phony returns for clients and his own income taxes. A federal jury this month convicted...

Tax Season: Everything Starts Down

Tax Season: Everything Starts Down

The government shutdown impacted the start of the current tax season as every statistic released by the Internal Revenue Service for the first time for 2018 was down. But this...

Intuit Starts New Hispanic Campaign

Intuit Starts New Hispanic Campaign

Intuit has launched what it describes as a Hispanic integrated marketing communications campaign. The campaign includes TV, radio, digital advertising, media partnerships and integrations, influencer programs and social media activations in...

Nasdaq Delists Liberty Tax Shares

Nasdaq Delists Liberty Tax Shares

Nasdaq has delisted the Class A shares of common stock of Liberty Tax. The action, effective today, February 1, follows a process that began on June 12 when the Nasdaq Listing...

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Report: Going Beyond Payroll

Report: Going Beyond Payroll

Report: Going Beyond Payroll With a low level of unemployment driving the need to attract and retain potential employees and the web-based technology bringing services once available to large businesses...

WK Intros Online Trial Balance

WK Intros Online Trial Balance

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting has launched CCH Axcess Financial Prep, an online trial balance application. Financial Prep utilizes the same database used by other members of the Axcess software family.

Intuit Tests QBO Advanced

Intuit Tests QBO Advanced

Intuit has made a limited release of QuickBooks Online Advanced. The company said recently the new product represents a step up from QBO Plus, which can support up to 25...

Study: Hackers Target, SAP, Oracle Systems

Study: Hackers Target, SAP, Oracle Syste…

Unpatched business systems from Oracle and SAP are being targeted by hackers, according to two security firms. In a recently released study, the firms, Digital Shadows and Onapsis, said at...

Accountants in Alleged Embezzlement Cover Up

Accountants in Alleged Embezzlement Cove…

The managing partner and a principal at the accounting firm Armao LLP have been arrested on allegations of covering up a union officer’s alleged embezzlement of union funds. Managing partner...

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NJCPA Starts Ovation Awards

NJCPA Starts Ovation Awards

The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants is accepting nominations for its Ovation Awards. The new program is designed to recognized excellence across a consistent range of categories, instead...

Centage Raises $8.5 Million

Centage Raises $8.5 Million

Centage, which markets cloud-based budgeting, forecasting, analytics and reporting products, has raised $8.5 million in Series C funding. Centage fields the Budget Maestro and Maestro Suite software lines.

Amex, Bill.com Launch Vendor Pay

Amex, Bill.com Launch Vendor Pay

American Express and Bill.com have launched Vendor Pay to be offered by Bill.com. The new service enables businesses to pay vendors with their American Express Business or Corporate Cards.

Cryptocurrency Portfolio Available

Cryptocurrency Portfolio Available

Bloomberg Tax has released Taxation of Cryptocurrencies No. 190, a new Tax Management Portfolio. The treatise, authored by Jim Calvin, a tax partner with Deloitte Tax, discusses federal income tax treatment of...

Xero to Integrate with Adobe Sign

Xero to Integrate with Adobe Sign

Xero has announced it will make an integration between its cloud accounting software and Adobe Sign available around the world. The company said this week the first integration will debut...

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QuickBooks Online and Google Link Up

QuickBooks Online and Google Link Up

Intuit and Google are collaborating on applications that integrate the G Suite—formerly called Google Apps for Work—with QuickBooks Online. The first releases for QBO include Google Calendar and Single Sign...

Easy Checklist Provides Small Firms with Workflow and Client Management Solutions

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Bob Scott, executive editor of the Progressive Accountant, sits down with Michael Havey of Easy Checklist ABC to discuss the company’s new task management tool designed to assist accountants, bookkeepers...

Global Force International Helps Accountants Merge, Acquire or Sell Businesses

Global Force International Helps Account…

Bob Scott, executive editor of The Progressive Accountant speaks with Max Krotman, executive vice president of Global Force International. With a focus on business integration, Global Force International matches firms...

KBKG Identifies Specialized Tax Credits and Incentives for Clients.

KBKG Identifies Specialized Tax Credits …

Bob Scott, executive editor of The Progressive Accountant, speaks with Gian Pazzia, principal of KBKG about the way the company collaborates with CPA firms to deliver the most effective tax...

APS Pension and Financial Services Helps Companies Navigate the Growing Complexities of 401K Plans

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Stephen Abramson, president of APS Pension and Financial Service sits down with Bob Scott, executive editor of The Progressive Accountant to discuss how the company is helping small to midsize...

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Accounting Top 100 Update: 2.6.2019

“Social media is not about the exploitation of technology but service to community.” - Simon Mainwaring 

6 Likely Approaches to Business Valuatio…

Unless you work almost full time in appraisals and valuation, or receive continuing education related to the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) designation, many CPAs and accountants probably need some...

What You Need to Know About the Digital …

New ways of doing business often challenge tax rules written for a different model. That is a concern expressed for many years by several countries. The concern is that it...

Help Your Clients Understand How to Regi…

New sales tax obligations for many companies and organizations are revealing themselves post-Wayfair. When a company or organization (“seller”) determines it is in its best interest to begin complying with...

California will tax sales by out-of-stat…

After months of deliberation, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) has come up with a response to South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., the decision by the Supreme...

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