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The Importance of Corporate Tax Planning

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Benjamin Franklin is often credited with saying “nothing is certain in life but death and taxes”.  While this quote has been edited to include all sorts of silly sayings and puns, it can hardly be argued against, especially when it comes to taxes.  Everyone is affected by taxes - they cannot

Avoiding Pain in Systems Transitions

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About Knitting and Systems Evolution

Alert: This is not a techie post about bits and bytes. It’s about making good decisions when your internal growth requires support from outside your company in an area that is not your area of expertise. And it’s from an actual case history, although the end to the story is yet to be written.

GAAP vs. IFRS

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GAAP stands for Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and is the accounting standard used by the United States.  The standard-setting board behind GAAP is the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB).

Setting Yourself up for Payroll Processing Success

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Ask any employee the most important department in his or her company and you will likely receive a unanimous answer of "the payroll department!".  We all recognize the value of receiving timely and correct paychecks but most of us are unaware of the detail that goes into preparing payroll in accord

4 Ways to Save Money and Do Better on Training and CPE for Accounting & Corporate Finance

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Let's face it, training for both accounting and corporate finance professionals is tough and expensive, and most companies don't do a good job of it. Why? Well, we can start with the fact that most companies simply have the wrong tools in place. 

Ideas for addressing your labor shortage

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Ideas for addressing your labor shortage

Imagine a World Without LMSs

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Learning Management Systems, (LMSs) are a great way to collect and organize professional development activities across your company.

The Scope and Core Principle of ASC 606

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Rarely is there an accounting change that affects all companies and all industries, however Accounting Standards Codification 606 is one such change.   Almost all entities within almost all industries will be affected by ASC 606 because of the changes in the disclosure requirements.

IRS Launches New Tool for Estimating Taxes

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The Internal Revenue Service has launched the new Tax Withholding Estimator, an expanded, mobile-friendly online tool designed to make it easier for everyone to have the right amount of tax withheld during the year.