Smart stops




Smart Stops on the Web

World Wide Web sites of interest to all CPAs, including those in business and industry, public accounting practice, government and education.

Conference Speakers
http://speakers.com
Speakers On-line is a collection of speakers' bureaus. Candidates can be searched by topic, location and price.

Life Insurance
http://www.quotesmith.com
Instant quotes on term life insurance from 130 leading companies.

  Finding Your Way
http://www.mapquest.com
MapQuest's online interactive atlas lets you locate business and event locations anywhere in the United States and provides detailed directions.

Corporate Travel Service
http://www.dt.com
Direct Travel offers 24-hours access to most of the services and information formerly available only trough a travel agent: air, rail, hotel requirements and other relevant travel information.



NEWS

IRS sets start date for tax season

The IRS announced that tax season will start in late January and that it will issue refunds to taxpayers despite the partial shutdown of the federal government.

PODCAST

Why CPAs can’t wait on automation tools

What do accounting firms waiting on others to develop AI, automation, and data analytics tools have in common with a baseball fan sitting in a stadium filling with water at an exponential rate? The answer could determine your firm’s fate.