Information Management and Technology Assurance

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?

Cybersecurity by the numbers

Key statistics illustrate the threats facing the accounting profession—and potential liability for firms if a breach occurs.

What is blockchain?

Here's a primer on the potentially transformative digital ledger technology.


Cybersecurity threats proliferating for midsize and smaller businesses

This report details how SMBs can properly protect private information from breaches, design and implement a cybersecurity policy, and create safeguards for training and education.


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.