Smart stops




Smart Stops on the Web

World Wide Web sites of interest to all CPAs, including those in business and industry, public accounting practice, government and education.

Conference Speakers
http://speakers.com
Speakers On-line is a collection of speakers' bureaus. Candidates can be searched by topic, location and price.

Life Insurance
http://www.quotesmith.com
Instant quotes on term life insurance from 130 leading companies.

  Finding Your Way
http://www.mapquest.com
MapQuest's online interactive atlas lets you locate business and event locations anywhere in the United States and provides detailed directions.

Corporate Travel Service
http://www.dt.com
Direct Travel offers 24-hours access to most of the services and information formerly available only trough a travel agent: air, rail, hotel requirements and other relevant travel information.



SPONSORED REPORT

Year-end tax planning and what’s new for 2016

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

QUIZ

News quiz: IRS warning on cyberattacks and a change in pension rules

Once again, the IRS sounds the alarm about a threat from cyberthieves. See how much you know about this and other recent news with this short quiz.

CHECKLIST

Bolster your data defenses

As you weather the dog days of summer, it’s a good time to make sure your cybersecurity structure can stand up to the heat of external and internal threats. Here are six steps to help shore up your systems.