Alistair M. Nevius, J.D., editor-in-chief, tax -- AICPA Magazines & Newsletters, discusses results of the annual tax software survey.
Practice Management & Professional Standards
CPA tax preparers take stock of an indispensable tool of the trade.
Bonus: The percentages for all 13 products, including a breakdown of their usage among firms ranked by ranges of numbers of preparers, in the 2020 tax software survey.
The IRS provided information and tools that tax practitioners can use to inform individuals who are eligible to receive economic impact payments but did not receive one automatically.
AICPA rules are expanded to cover situations that arise in all tax services, not just federal tax services.
Eustis Corrigan, CPA, senior managing director at CBIZ MHM in Memphis, Tenn., a veteran of more than 30 tax seasons, shares what his firm does to support staff during busy season.
Consider these ways to protect billable time while cultivating new clients.
CPA firms venture into the new decade of serving taxpayers.
The IRS places fresh emphasis on tax preparers’ responsibilities under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act safeguards rule.
See what “bots” can do for tax practices and departments.
An AICPA task force is evaluating how these key guidelines for tax practices need to be updated to account for changes in technology and law.
Today’s tax firms must be vigilant against cyberthreats.
Bonus: The percentages for all 13 products, including a breakdown of their usage among firms ranked by ranges of numbers of preparers, in the 2019 tax software survey.
Learn how the industry-leading products stacked up in CPAs’ estimation through a tax season with many far-reaching law changes.
When choosing and implementing new technologies, a firm must involve team members at all levels in the process and provide essential training.
A taxpayer’s separate trades or businesses must be determined before calculating the qualified business income deduction.
Artificial intelligence and robots get a lot of attention, but automation and cloud computing-enabled outsourcing are the technology-related terms that should be top of mind for tax practices, according to a session at AICPA ENGAGE 2019 in Las Vegas.
A well-designed, well-executed, and well-managed mentoring program can be an advantageous investment for a tax firm.
IRS changes are intended to better protect taxpayer data.
Practitioners still have a lot of questions about tax reform — including everything from dealing with binding and nonbinding Tax Cuts & Jobs Act (TCJA) guidance to individual planning considerations. Annette Nellen joins this episode of the podcast to address those issues.