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October 28, 2013
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How to help clients avoid IRS liens and levies
By Jim Buttonow, CPA/CITP
These types of collection activities usually spike in the fall.
Beware the elder care planning trap
By James Sullivan, CPA/PFS
Don't let empathy tempt you into offering advice beyond your skill set.
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Cloud definitions, strategies, and marketing messages continue to shift. What is most important is the business problem you are trying to solve and the solutions available. This article will serve as a summary of your choices.
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One thing CPAs should always do when advising clients
Why documenting oral advice is key to helping you stay out of legal trouble.
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If size is the issue, try these devices instead.
The most educational interview you'll read all week
CPAs can learn a lot from Sal Khan, who is helping to transform online education.
Make sure you know about these regulatory issues
State legislatures have considered numerous issues that impact the profession.
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  CPA Firm Mergers & Acquisitions: How to Buy a Firm, How to Sell a Firm, and How to Make the Best Deal
Arm yourself with the information you need to execute a win-win deal. This comprehensive resource from transition experts Joel Sinkin and Terrence Putney identifies the key elements involved in the successful purchase, sale, or merger of CPA firms. Written with both buyers and sellers in mind, the advice in this book aims to ensure that both parties achieve their goals.
  Not-for-Profit Entities Financial Statements—Best Practices in Presentation and Disclosure
Provides illustrative financial statements and disclosures that are based on audited financial statements of not-for-profit entities. Fully updated for recently issued authoritative pronouncements, this edition offers comprehensive examples of virtually every required disclosure.
  Financial Reporting Framework for Small and Medium Sized Entities
This CPE course provides a practical overview of the FRF for SMEs to help the participant apply the framework, including the form, content and disclosures that apply to most SMEs.
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Save time and keep current on the latest tax developments! This comprehensive CPE course covers all legislative, judicial, and IRS developments of the past year with a focus on implementation and compliance.
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CPA News to Know
1 New opportunities for CPAs in proposed crowdfunding rules
1 Filing season will be delayed, IRS says
1 Integrating retirement planning with your CPA practice
1 Why 1099-K notices bewilder taxpayers
1 How to short-circuit negativity, keep morale high
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Upcoming AICPA Webcasts
  Oct. 29 New FASB Developments for Business & Industry
  Oct. 29 Washington Tax Brief
  Oct. 29 Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Measuring the Fair Value of Contract-Based Intangibles
  Oct. 30 Hot Tax Planning Developments Under the Current Tax Law
  Oct. 30 Accounting for Deferred Income Taxes
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Confronting challenges in the CPA profession
New AICPA Chairman Bill Balhoff, CPA/CFF, CGMA, discusses two of the top challenges facing the accounting profession.

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