News quiz: Some tax regulations get extra review

The changing of a 35-year-old practice involving Treasury regulations was among the news reported on the JofA online recently. Other reports dealt with identity theft and data breaches, innovation and risk management, and changing accounting standards. See how much you know about the news with this short quiz.


Why cybercriminals are targeting CPAs

This free report expands on the most commonly found scams, why education and specialized IT knowledge help to lessen security vulnerabilities, and why every firm should plan carefully for how it would respond to a breach.


How tax reform — and Excel — are changing the CPA Exam

Mike Decker, the vice president of examinations at the AICPA, discusses changes being made to the exam as a result of tax reform — and about how Excel will now be available for use on the test.