Tax


President George W. Bush last month signed the Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2004. The legislation extends a number of tax provisions affecting individuals and businesses, such as marriage penalty relief and the research and development credit that expired June 30, 2004. Additional information is available at http://waysandmeans.house.gov/Links.asp?section=343 .

PODCAST

What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.

VIDEO

What RPA is and how it works

Robotic process automation is like an Excel macro that can work on multiple applications, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA. RPA can complete routine, repetitive tasks such as data entry, freeing up employee time from lower-level chores.