CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) STATEMENT – CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

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PPP Loans Forgiveness — Applications, Clarifications, and Examples

PPP Loans Forgiveness — Applications, Clarifications, and Examples Forgiveness Applications Revised and Simplified SBA released a new EZ version of the forgiveness application (Form 3508EZ). The EZ application requires fewer calculations and less documentation and will ease the paperwork for small business owners and the practitioners that help them. The EZ can be used by …

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Guest Post: A Quick Look at the Sections of the AICPA Auditing Standards Board Auditor’s Report

Dr. Rod Redding received his PhD from Penn State University after working with Price Waterhouse and IBM. Presently, he presents seminars and webcasts and prepares self-study courses for Western CPE.  To read more about Rod or see his coursework,  check here . In May 2019, the Auditing Standards Board (ASB) issued SAS 134, Auditor Reporting and Amendments, …

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Guest Post: Audit Risks and Audit Areas to Focus on Due to the Coronavirus

Dr. Rod Redding received his PhD from Penn State University after working with Price Waterhouse and IBM. Presently, he presents seminars and webcasts and prepares self-study courses for Western CPE. The Journal of Accountancy has published two articles that may help you prepare your audits for the effects of the coronavirus, on how the audit …

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Is Congress Entering Accounting & Auditing Territory?

Dr. Rod Redding received his PhD from Penn State University after working with Price Waterhouse and IBM. Presently, he presents seminars and webcasts and prepares self-study courses for Western CPE. During 2019 and 2020 Congress appears to have an increasing interest in accounting and auditing.  The Current Expected Credit Loss accounting standard and the PCAOB …

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Guest Post: Rod Redding, Some Places to Look for Assistance in Accounting for the Coronavirus

Dr. Rod Redding received his PhD from Penn State University after working with Price Waterhouse and IBM. Presently, he presents seminars and webcasts and prepares self-study courses for Western CPE. This alert provides accounting websites, and a list of articles, that have been written about various issues related to the impact of the coronavirus on …

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Guest Post: Divorces to Surge in Post-Pandemic Era

Danny Santucci, BA, JD, is a prolific author of tax and financial books and articles. In 1980, Danny established the law firm of Santucci, Potter, and Leanders in Irvine, California, and went into sole practice in 1995. His practice emphasizes business taxation, real estate law, and estate planning. Speaking to more than 100 groups nationally …

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Guest Post: FASB Extends Effective Dates for Revenue Recognition and Leases

Have you taken a class from Jeff Sailor? He’s one of our favorites and one of the funniest. For more than 10 years, Jeff has served as an AICPA peer reviewer, focusing on small firms and sole practitioners. Jeff has managed his own accounting firm in Ocala, Florida, since 1984. During that time, he has …

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Guest Post: Pandemics and Business Planning (podcast)

Best Accounting Practices with Steve Bragg, episode #287 — Pandemics and Business Planning In this 8-minute episode of Accounting Best Practices with Steve Bragg, Steve covers supply chain considerations, the importance of lowering your break-even point, and borrowing strategies to ensure your business can access cash when you need it. Head over to Accounting Tools for a …

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2020 Easy Update — Download a Self-Study Excerpt

Danny Santucci’s Easy Updates are wildly popular tax mini-courses examining key individual, business, retirement, and estate tax provisions recently enacted or indexed for inflation.

His overviews are easy to reference and emphasize the “big chunks” in order bring professional knowledge up to speed.

New Self-Study Courses

May Releases Check out our collection of the 12 new or newly updated Self-Study courses so far this month! Get connected with the most up-to-date content in accounting, taxes, auditing, and personal development categories. Our new courses feature some of our best instructors including Steven M. Bragg, CPA, Danny Santucci, JD, and Mary S. Schaeffer, MBA.  Want to …

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