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.

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VIDEO

Excel walk-through: Sparklines

Want to liven up your spreadsheets with some color and graphical elements? Kelly L. Williams, CPA, Ph.D., shows how to use Excel sparklines, which illustrate data trends and patterns via small charts that fit in a single Excel cell.