The CPA Insider™ has a new look!
Lotus® users, please view the web version of the newsletter here.

  Please add to your Address Book.
November 15, 2010
CPA Insider
  IN THIS ISSUE: > Firm Management  > Tax > CPA News to Know > Video > New In The Store
FeedbackContact Us
Tax Talk Today. New programs start January 11, 2011. Special 2011 offer: 15 CPE credits - $187.50. Limited time offer. Click here to buy now:
Firm Management
Five Keys to the Million-Dollar Club
by Rick Telberg
Learn the secrets of the top-earning CPAs and highest-grossing accounting firms. Take the quiz and plot your action plan.
What Should You Blog About?
by Vikram Rajan
Play twenty questions.
Avoiding A Wrongful Termination Claim When Reducing Your Workforce
Sponsored by CAMICO
When considering a workforce reduction, firms need to be especially diligent in deciding which employees to include in the reduction. Consider these factors when making the tough decisions.
Ten Tips to Improve Audit Efficiency During Busy Season
Sponsored by
Web-based technology solutions continue to play an important role for the auditing professional, especially as it relates to efficiency. With busy season just around the corner, what are some tools auditors can use to plan, prepare, and even survive the first quarter?
Securing the Future: Building a Succession Plan for Your Firm (Publication)
Timesavers — Sample Forms, Checklists and Surveys for CPA Firm Management (Publication)
What CPAs Need to Know About Social Media  (Webcast On-Demand)
AICPA Trusted Business Advisor Solutions. Ten Tips to Improve Audit Efficiencies This Busy Season. Click here to learn more:
Ten Year End Planning Tips You Don’t Want To Miss
by Alan Haft
Innovative Tax Planning for Individuals and Sole Proprietors (CPE)
Delving Into Top 12 Issues for Partnerships, LLCs and S Corporations (CPE)
New In The Store
  AICPA Professional Standards
This fully updated edition includes four new SASs, SSAE No. 16, SSARS No. 19 and much more.
2010 Health Care Reform Act: Critical Tax and Insurance Ramifications for You, Your Business and Your Clients
The nearly $1 trillion, 10-year cost of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care and Reconciliation Acts of 2010 will change the way health insurance is delivered and how we will pay for it. Earn six CPE credits.
Didn't find what you were looking for? Visit the AICPA Store.
AICPA Member Discount Program
Receive the best price on fully loaded consumer PCs and select business PCs, including premium models like XPS, Latitude and Alienware™.
Click here for details.
  Wells Fargo  
Take advantage of low mortgage rates and receive a $200 gift card when you close your purchase or refinance loan.
Click here for details.
  Biz Fillings  
Double your AICPA member discount in November and December. Save 20 percent on incorporations, DBAs, Reinstatements and more.
Click here for details.
DOWNLOAD FREE CAMICO REPORT: Recognizing the Warning Signs of Financial Elder Abuse. As the elderly population continues to grow, the incidence of financial abuse committed against them has grown along with their numbers. CPAs may be in a position to detect and prevent elder abuse as trusted financial advisers who have intimate knowledge of their client’s finances and business matters.
CPA News to Know
AICPA/SIFMA FMS National Conference on the Securities Industry, Nov. 17-18
XBRL US Launches Program to Expand Adoption in U.S. Markets
World Congress of Accountants: Accountants Must Embrace Change and Seize Opportunities
ASB Finalizes Clarified Auditing Standard on Omitted Procedures After Report Release Date
AICPA Advanced Personal Financial Planning Conference. January 10-12, 2011 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, NV. Advanced program, outstanding networking, help implementing PFP. Register here:
Sponsored Links
Tax Talk Today Special 2011 CPE Offer — 15 Credits, $187.50
Buy now at
Geared Up for Audit Season?
Learn ten tips to improve audit efficiency during busy season.
Get a Confidential, No-obligation CPA Professional Liability Insurance Quote Online
It’s fast and easy at
Shaping the Future. AICPA’s 2010-2011 Chairman of the Board, Paul Stahlin, CPA, discusses the CPA Horizons 2025 initiative. WATCH HERE:
  Shaping the Future
AICPA’s 2010-2011 Chairman of the Board, Paul Stahlin, CPA, discusses the CPA Horizons 2025 initiative.
What Do the Mid-term Elections Have in Store for CPAs? --- 1099 --- The Good, the Bad and the Ugly --- IRS's Discriminatory Treatment of Similiarly Situated Taxpayers
Finance Insider
Taxation Insider
Management Insider
Clues in over 105,000 CPAs to great job opportunities, plus powerful tools, guides and research for getting their career to the next level.

Covers financial management and corporate compliance issues, job opportunities, career advancement strategies, self assessment tools, compensation research and hiring trends for over 80,000 B&I CPAs and other financial professionals.

Delivers need-to-know news of the profession, hard-hitting commentary and professional development resources for over 70,000 corporate taxation professionals.

Delivers tax news, expert commentary, recommended products and professional development resources to over 45,000 tax and financial planning professionals.

Delivers breaking news, regulation updates, hard-hitting commentary and professional development resources to over 30,000 CPAs who provide financial planning services or are looking to expand their practice in this area.

  QUICK LINKS:   > Industry News      > Video Snacks     > TechByte      > Join AICPA      > Advertise      > Follow us on Twitter    
  MORE AICPA PUBLICATIONS:   > Journal of Accountancy      > The Tax Adviser      > CPA Letter Daily  
  To ensure receipt of our emails, please add to your Address Book. For instructions on how to add, please click here.

Click here to select your e-mail, newsletter, or change your e-mail address and preferences at anytime.

For questions about prior orders, membership or related issues, please email or call 888-777-7077. Publication of an advertisement in CPA Insider does not constitute an endorsement of the product or service by CPA Insider, CPA 2Biz, Inc. or the AICPA.


AICPA, 220 Leigh Farm Road, Durham, North Carolina 27707-8110.
© 2010 AICPA Inc. All Rights Reserved.
CPA Insider
You are now reading the CPA Insider
Contact the Editor
Contact Us
Corporate Information
About CPA2Biz | Join AICPA
Click here to Unsubscribe from CPA Insider.