Dues Reminder to Members

Because the Institute’s fiscal year 2004–2005 billing cycle is ending, it’s urgent that members who have not paid their AICPA dues do so immediately. Membership benefits include discounts on products and other valuable resources, as well as professional guidance and support during this time of unprecedented regulatory change. Members who haven’t received an AICPA renewal notice in the mail can pay their dues by phone at 888-333-5110 or by logging on at www.aicpa.org/about/dues.htm . Those not registered online should have their AICPA member number at hand. It consists of the last eight digits on the top line of their Journal of Accountancy mailing label.


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.