Put a Lid On It


The expression, When youve got it, flaunt it, is a surefire career killer.

Just because you know something doesnt mean you have to insist on telling everyone. Nothing pushes peoplesespecially bosseshot buttons more than someone who repeatedly pontificates. Thats not to say you shouldnt present well-supported and deeply felt opinions. Just not all the time.

Stanley Zarowin


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.