Sponsored reports from the Journal of Accountancy

Throughout the year, the Journal of Accountancy publishes sponsored reports that offer readers a deep dive on a specific topic. Download the report today or check back in during the publishing month to stay updated. To advertise in these lead generation reports, email adsales@aicpa.org.

March: Changes ahead

Sponsored by Thomson Reuters and Blackline

Accountants and auditors are being challenged by a flood of important new standards and requirements. Learn how to prepare for some of the biggest issues CPAs are facing this year in this sponsored report.

May: Post-busy season checklist

Sponsored by Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg BNA, Bloomberg BNA // Software and Wolters Kluwer

Now that tax season is over, pause for some introspection to guarantee that next year’s busy season is even better. Bonus: “Dirty dozen” scams list to share with your clients.

June: State and local taxes

Sponsored by Avalara, Bloomberg BNA // Software and Vertex SMB

Sales and use tax compliance has been complicated by nexus expansion. In this report, we provide an overview of this issue and include a handy state-by-state summary of click-through nexus or notification requirements. 

July: What to know before you commit to the cloud

Sponsored by AccountantsWorld, Certify, Office Tools and Sage Accountant Solutions

This report answers common questions CPAs may have as they consider making the transition. Also includes a list of questions you should ask a cloud vendor.

September: Time to prepare for overtime changes

Sponsored by AccountantsWorld, ADP, Paychex and Zenefits

Millions of workers will be eligible for overtime pay effective Dec. 1, 2016. As an employer, trusted business adviser, or HR professional, you will need to be aware of exemption guidance, record requirements, advice for clients, and typical problems in applying overtime pay.

October: Year-end tax planning and what's new for 2016

Sponsored by 1st Global, Bloomberg BNA, OfficeTools, PresentationFolders.com, Sage Accountant Solutions and SmartVault Corporation

Practitioners need to consider several tax planning opportunities to review with their clients before the end of the year. In this independent report, we discuss  strategies for individuals and businesses, as well as recent federal tax law changes affecting this year’s tax returns.

SPONSORED REPORT

How to make the most of a negotiation

Negotiators are made, not born. In this sponsored report, we cover strategies and tactics to help you head into 2017 ready to take on business deals, salary discussions and more.

VIDEO

Will the Affordable Care Act be repealed?

The results of the 2016 presidential election are likely to have a big impact on federal tax policy in the coming years. Eddie Adkins, CPA, a partner in the Washington National Tax Office at Grant Thornton, discusses what parts of the ACA might survive the repeal of most of the law.

QUIZ

News quiz: Scam email plagues tax professionals—again

Even as the IRS reported on success in reducing tax return identity theft in the 2016 season, the Service also warned tax professionals about yet another email phishing scam. See how much you know about recent news with this short quiz.