A Fast Way to Edit Headers and Footers


Q. I know how to create headers and footers in Word, but is there an easy way to edit them? It’s such a pain having to go to the toolbar, clicking on View, Header and Footer. Why can’t we just go directly into the header or footer to make changes?

A. You can. But first you must be in the Print Layout View (the third button in the lower left corner of the screen). All you have to do is put your cursor in the header section, double-click and the special taskbar appears.


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.