Staying Power

Staying Power
oday’s workers may change companies—or even careers—many times, but too much job hopping still looks bad on a resume, according to a survey of 1,400 CFOs. Most said they took into account how long a job candidate had spent with previous employers, and an overwhelming majority (87%) rated loyalty as a very or somewhat important factor in the hiring process.

Source: Robert Half Finance & Accounting, .



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.