Windows logo key or Ctrl+Esc: Opens the Start menu from the taskbar.

Alt+Tab: Switches to the most recently used application window. Hold down Alt and press Tab more than once to move through the list. Add Shift to reverse the direction.

Alt+Esc: Switches keyboard focus to next application window on taskbar. Press Esc more than once to switch through successive windows. Add Shift to reverse the direction.

Move to next Excel worksheet: Ctrl+Page Up goes to the right; Ctrl+Page Down goes to the left.


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.