In the May issue of the JofA , the news story “Compilations: The Story Goes On” (page 10), incorrectly stated that the Coalition for Affordable Accounting (CAA) includes American Express and Century Business Services. Neither company is a member of the group.

In the June issue of the JofA , the article, “The Final Frontier” by Andrew Lee (page 33) incorrectly listed Gary Locke as governor of Wisconsin. Mr. Locke is governor of Washington State. The JofA regrets both errors.


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.


News quiz: Retirement planning, tax practice, and fraud risk

Recent reports focused on a survey that gauges the worries about retirement among CPA financial planners’ clients, a suit that affects tax practitioners, and a guide that offers advice on fraud risk. See how much you know with this short quiz.


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.