Accounting
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10/12/2018

A recent case in which a married couple who owned a business together were subject to penalties for late filing of partnership returns illustrates why those in similar situations should elect to be taxed as qualified joint ventures.

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The Tax Adviser
10/12/2018

Complex, fast-moving risks can significantly damage businesses if left unmanaged. Here's how boards can help organizations avoid being caught off guard.

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Financial Management
10/12/2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has changed calculations for the so-called kiddie tax, so children face the same tax rates as trusts do. Here is a look at the implications of this change, as well as strategies that might be appropriate.

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Forbes
10/12/2018

Several startups and major car brands are working on autonomous vehicles, and the technology offers potential for retirement communities where not everyone can drive. However, there are key questions that need to be answered.

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CNBC
10/12/2018

Does your 401(k) plan (or your client's plan) have all the best features? Take this quiz and find out.

10/12/2018

AICPA Chair Eric Hansen, CPA, CGMA, shares his insights on the top issues facing small firms, as well as the ways practitioners can plan for today and tomorrow.

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AICPA Insights
10/12/2018

Boratto serves as chief accounting officer and controller.

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CVS Health, CVS
10/11/2018

The first step to increased productivity is to stop acting and instead reflect on where we are and where we want to be, writes Naphtali Hoff. His other recommendations include scheduling the time we need and taking care of our bodies through activities and habits such as stretching, sleep and healthy eating.

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SmartBrief/Leadership
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Naphtali Hoff
10/11/2018

"When a CEO's brand becomes one a​nd the same with the organization, his or her actions are more likely to be magnified, scrutinized, glorified, or vilified," writes IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers. "And that poses a new level of risk that many organizations may not be prepared to handle."

10/11/2018

Future retirees might struggle to determine what kind of monthly income savings will generate when they stop working. Here are multiple ways to get an idea of what that number will be.

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USA Today