An Excellent Learning Tool


I enjoyed “ Push-Button Spreadsheets ” ( JofA , Sep.02, page 35). The authors did a fantastic job with the lesson, which I’ve just completed.

I would recommend the article to any spreadsheet users, even those who are wizards. Here is a realistic situation that shows how to prepare the type of spreadsheet that nonspreadsheet people can easily use for day-to-day business.

Russ Erickson
Vice-President, Finance and Administration
LignoTech USA
Rothschild, Wisconsin


6 key areas of change for accountants and auditors

New accounting standards on revenue recognition, leases, and credit losses present implementation challenges. This independently-written report identifies the hurdles that accounting professionals face and provides tips for overcoming the challenges.


How tax reform will impact individual taxpayers

Amy Wang, a CPA who is a senior technical manager for tax advocacy at the AICPA, answers to some of the most common questions on how the new tax reform law will impact individual taxpayers.