Information management and technology assurance

2017 tax software survey

Take a look at how CPA preparers rated their software’s performance and support, their likes and dislikes, and whether they would recommend their product to someone starting a tax practice.

Association, launch Startup Accelerator

The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants and are launching an initiative to provide funding and support to early-stage companies developing innovative technologies for the accounting profession.

5 key issues that merit CPAs’ attention

Presenters at the inaugural AICPA ENGAGE conference discussed some of the most important issues in the accounting profession, in areas including technology and client management.

Data analytics and A.I. in tax

In this video, Lauren Kovar, CPA/CITP, CGMA, director of Client Advisory & Strategy for Thomson Reuters, discusses a couple of emerging trends in tax technology.

How CPAs can solve tax operations and technology puzzles

Lauren Kovar, CPA/CITP, CGMA, director of Client Advisory & Strategy for Thomson Reuters, explores the information and technology challenges presented by the various systems that provide data downstream to the tax function.

Applying ROI to technology projects

Donny Shimamoto, CPA/CITP, CGMA, managing director, IntrapriseTechKnowlogies LLC, introduces the many considerations necessary to an investigation of your technology’s ROI.

How to prioritize your technology investments

Donny Shimamoto, CPA/CITP, CGMA, illustrates the importance of thinking beyond what you spend on technology. Use the run, optimize, innovate method to layer your technology to fit firm strategies for the present and future.

Real talk about artificial intelligence and blockchain

Artificial intelligence and blockchain are among the technologies being touted as potentially disruptive and transformational for the accounting profession. How and when will new technologies reshape the accounting profession?


CPEOs provide peace of mind around payroll services

The creation of these new IRS-certified service providers for small businesses clarifies some issues around traditional professional employer organizations.


News quiz: Senate health care bill in the spotlight

Reports related to the Republican bill to repeal many provisions of the PPACA, other tax issues, and the giant AICPA ENGAGE Conference offered a diverse reading list for June. See how much you know about recent news with this short quiz.