Take this Expert Advice Before You Interview for a Staff Accountant Role

Interviewing for a role as a staff accountant can be…

How To Interview For A CFO Position

One of the most important qualities of strong financial leaders…

The Cost of Free Tax Advice from the IRS

If you’re like many people, you do your own taxes…

The Donna Pearson Story

Many of you knew Donna Pearson very well. This is…

How to Market Yourself as an Expert

Landing an interview can feel like a long, uphill battle. Employers want people with who can ramp up quickly, drive the profitability of the business with solid decision making and…

The Most Common Reasons to File for Tax Extensions

Tax season is winding to a close, unless, of course, individual or business taxpayers opt to file for an extension. The most common misconception is that filing for an extension…

How Will the IRS Change the Definition of ‘Dependent’?

In late January, the Internal Revenue Service proposed changes in the way US taxpayers would be able to claim dependents.  Those changes were outlined in a 74-page proposal that included…

Tax Software Trends to Watch in 2017

Tax technology is always changing, but it can sometimes feel like the software is a step or two behind the rest of the world in terms of accessibility, usability and…

Why Are Talented People Not Attracted To The Accounting Field? (And What Can Hiring Managers Do About It?)

According to the American Institute of CPAs, there was a 22% decrease in accounting bachelor’s degree enrollments over the last several years and an 11% decrease in awarded accounting degrees.…

A Look Back At Some of The Biggest Accounting Scandals Of the Last 20 Years

For as long as corporations have existed, so have corporate scandals. While company leaders are often to blame, it takes a complicit accounting and finance team to make them happen.…