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6/14/2019

The House will not act on legislation to raise the US debt limit until the Trump administration agrees to lift spending restrictions on domestic agencies, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said if agreement is reached on spending caps, "the debt ceiling has to be included."

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Nancy Pelosi, Steven Mnuchin
6/14/2019

The Senate has passed the Taxpayer First Act after the House's passage a few days prior. The measure calls for far-reaching reform of the IRS, including establishing an independent office of appeals within the agency.

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Accounting Today
6/14/2019

Here is a look at several aspects of health savings accounts, including eligibility requirements and potential tax benefits.

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USA Today
6/14/2019

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board has proposed financial reporting standards for public-private and public-public partnership arrangements, as well as availability payment arrangements.

6/14/2019

Which of the four working styles best describes you? And can you get along with people who have other working styles? Your success at work might depend on it.

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Financial Management
6/14/2019

Since 2018, taxpayers subject to a Sec. 163(j) limitation that file in states with related-party interest add-back rules must calculate and track the amount of Sec. 163(j) deferred interest expense that is related party.

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The Tax Adviser
6/14/2019

As Generation Z enters the workforce, many young employees are aspiring to leadership roles in the near future. This article offers several suggestions on how to progress quickly in your career.

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Fast Company online
6/14/2019

Listening and asking the right questions are two keys to coaching employees, says AICPA ENGAGE speaker Melisa Galasso, CPA, CGMA, founder of Galasso Learning Solutions in Charlotte, N.C.

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AICPA
6/14/2019

Paul Stahlin, CPA, CGMA, former chairman of the AICPA, shares the importance of lifelong learning, embracing diversity and smiling often.

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AICPA Insights
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AICPA, Paul Stahlin
6/14/2019

May saw a 0.3% decline in import prices, the largest decrease in five months, according to Labor Department data.

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Reuters
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