Help for Small Companies

Help for Small Companies
“Too many small companies don’t have the resources or expertise to make the necessary structural changes on their own, and we need to make sure they compete on a level playing field.”

—U.S. Sen. John Kerry, who introduced legislation
aimed at making it easier for small companies to comply
with section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.


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.