You Said It

BY PATRICIA R. SCHROEDER

YOU SAID IT
Home on the Range

From a tax point of view, youre better off raising horses or cattle than children.

Former Rep. Patricia R. Schroeder (DColo.)

Youre Invited
Have you always wanted to see your name in print? Do you have an amusing story to share?

Were looking for funny anecdotes about the CPA work day to include in our new Top Line section. Send entries to joaed@aicpa.org .

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A look at the Dirty Dozen tax scams and ways to protect taxpayer information.

TECHNOLOGY Q&A

How to create maps in Excel 2016

Microsoft Excel 2016 has two new mapping capabilities. J. Carlton Collins, CPA, demonstrates how to make masterful 2D and 3D maps in Excel 2016.

QUIZ

News quiz: IRS enforcement, a hot job, and audit value

The IRS’s 2016 Data Book, a “hot job” of particular interest at this time of year, and insight into how executive and audit committees view the insights from financial statement audits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.