The Tax Adviser names winner of best article award

Tony Nitti, a partner with WithumSmith+Brown in Aspen, Colo., received The Tax Adviser’s 2011 Best Article Award for his article “S Corporation Shareholder Compensation: How Much Is Enough?” (The Tax Adviser, Aug. 2011, page 534).

The winning article was chosen by The Tax Adviser’s editorial advisory board from among the articles published in The Tax Adviser from January through December 2011. It was selected for its usefulness, practicality, and readability.


News quiz: College debt, stolen identities, and retirement planning

See how much you know about these developments and others in the Journal of Accountancy news quiz.


Preventing and detecting fraud at not-for-profits

Organizations in all industries must deal with the potential for fraud to occur, and design controls to prevent and detect it. Environment, policies, and controls can help organizations steer clear of problems.


The dangers of dabbling

To meet evolving marketplace needs, CPAs often look to diversify their service offerings. Firms can mitigate the risk of experiencing competency-related professional liability claims by implementing these basic steps.