Sponsored reports from the Journal of Accountancy

Throughout the year, the Journal of Accountancy publishes sponsored reports that offer readers a deep dive on a specific topic. Download the report today or check back in during the publishing month to stay updated. To advertise in these lead generation reports, email adsales@aicpa.org.

March: Solving the lease accounting challenge

Sponsored by Becker Professional Education, Sage Intacct, Workiva, Merrimack College: Online MSA, Visual Lease, KPMG, UGAAP

The challenges of the new lease accounting standard have been pervasive to say the least. In this free, independently-written report, you'll learn effective adoption strategies as well as resources for easing the transition to the new standard.

June: A new line of business to consider

Sponsored by Workiva, AbacusNext, Right Networks, CPACharge, Sage Intacct, ADP, Sage

Technology assessments may open the door to new engagement opportunities for your firm. What is a technology assessment? How do you perform one? Journal of Accountancy Tech Q&A author J. Carlton Collins shows you in a detailed explanation of how to evaluate technology and provide guidance that builds value.

September: Payroll

Sponsored by Paychex

Tom Hammond, vice president, Corporate Strategy and Product Management for Paychex Inc., discusses common payroll considerations for CPA firms.

October: Tax reform complicates year-end tax planning

Sponsored by ADP, Presentit LLC, Robert Half

Get your clients ready for tax season with these year-end tax planning strategies, which address how to make the most of recent tax law changes, such as the new deduction for qualified business income, the higher standard deduction, and the cap on the deductibility of state and local taxes.

November: 2019 State of Financial Reporting Survey

Sponsored by Workiva

The Journal of Accountancy and Workiva surveyed nearly 600 finance and accounting professionals on their month-end close and reporting processes. See the results, which include the impact of connectivity and trends in automation.


Get your clients ready for tax season

Upon its enactment in March, the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) introduced many new tax changes, some of which retroactively affected 2020 returns. Making the right moves now can help you mitigate any surprises heading into 2022.


Black CPA Centennial, 1921–2021

With 2021 marking the 100th anniversary of the first Black licensed CPA in the United States, a yearlong campaign kicked off to recognize the nation’s Black CPAs and encourage greater progress in diversity, inclusion, and equity in the CPA profession.