Ship Out

High-quality employees were listed as the top contributor to company growth by more than two-thirds of CEOs of North America’s fastest growing companies. But where do they find them?

More than half said they are currently tapping overseas markets for talent, and 55% say they plan to go offshore in the next five years. Jeff Alderton, a principal of Deloitte Consulting, says, “When it comes to talent, supply and demand are out of balance, making employees more like consumers.”

Source: Deloitte & Touche LLP’s 2007 Technology Fast 500 CEO Survey,


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.