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.



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VIDEO

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News quiz: Taking an economic snapshot and looking to the future

Recent news included IRS actions that affect individuals and partnerships and a possibly influential move by a Big Four accounting firm.Take this short quiz to see how much you know about the news.