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3 tips for building remote-work policies that last
At the beginning of the year, you probably couldn't imagine a world where you weren't able to go to the office. Today, you may struggle to imagine one where you're forced to work there 40 hours a week. Remote work is here to stay in a big way,...
How to have more inclusive meetings over Zoom
This post is part of TED’s “How to Be a Better Human” series, each of which contains a piece of helpful advice from people in the TED community; browse through all the posts here.
IRS to mask key business transcript details; protect taxpayers from identity theft
Moving to protect business taxpayers from identity theft, the Internal Revenue Service today announced that starting December 13 it will begin masking sensitive data on business tax transcripts. The announcement provides 30 days for...
CPAs Can Have a Tech State of Mind
Like all innovation, technical innovation is typically forced by competition, legislation/regulation or technology. Since March of 2020, we’ve seen these forces collide. There were regulations that forced you and your staff to work from home,...
Security Summit partners warn taxpayers of new COVID-related text scam
The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax industry today warned of a new text scam created by thieves that trick people into disclosing bank account information under the guise of receiving the $1,200 Economic Impact...
How to land a job — from a distance
In mid-April Christina Solomon, CPA/CFF, CGMA, a nonequity partner at a St. Louis public accounting firm, received word that she, along with several other employees, would be furloughed for 90 days. The COVID-19 pandemic had hit close to...
Allow Technology to Transform Your Firm
Accounting software powered by ML and AI allows you to see trends on a macro and micro level, which you can then use to guide your clients toward success. Automation frees your time so you can do a deep dive into client-specific advisory...
IRS adds QR technology to key balance due notices to help taxpayers
For the first time, the IRS is adding barcode technology to notices sent to millions of taxpayers. Starting this month, the CP14 and CP14 IA notices that inform taxpayers that they owe money on unpaid taxes and their payment options are now...
Facing the tech problems of working from home
Remote work schedules were omnipresent in practice management advice for years – until about six months ago, when the pandemic turned the notion into a mandatory business model. The internet and other technology is about all that’s kept any...
Tips for employees navigating remote work
Time will tell how the coronavirus pandemic will change the way we work in the long run. Four-day work weeks? No more hot-desking? Maybe, but one thing seems certain: Working remotely, at least part time, is here to stay for many people. There...

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VIRTUAL Technology Committee Breakfast Roundtable: Safety in Sending and Signing Returns - 12/16/2020 -
ZOOM MEETING: Please pre-register. Access instructions for Zoom will be sent the day before the call. The main discussion for this meeting will be sending and signing returns safely. Whether you use SafeSend, e-sign, DocuSign or another...
VIRTUAL Technology Committee Breakfast Roundtable: Using AI for Automated Functions - 1/21/2021 -
ZOOM MEETING: Please pre-register. Access instructions for Zoom will be sent the day before the call.The main discussion for this meeting will be using AI to automate functions. At its most basic, artificial intelligence is the ability for...
VIRTUAL Technology Committee Breakfast Roundtable: How to Leverage the Software You Already Have to Manage Client Relations - 2/18/2021 -
ZOOM MEETING: Please pre-register. Access instructions for Zoom will be sent the day before the call.The main discussion for this meeting will be leveraging the software you have to manage client relations. Do you feel like there's more your...
LIVESTREAM - Technology Conference - 6/16/2021 -
This new CTCPA-built conference is filled with presentations designed to maximize your time and enhance your learning. The agenda features sessions on current and emerging technologies that will help you do your job with efficiency and...

 

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