Below please find daily updates pertaining to the latest in financial, business, and tax news:

Editor's Picks: Cheating on the Ethics Exam; Alternatives to Accounting; Entrepreneurs Are Great Employees

July 25, 2014

The only thing we have to link are links themselves.AWEB Forums What business management theories work well in your business?...

Use a Menu of Services as an Overview of Your Value Priced Offerings

July 25, 2014

Whenever I speak to accountants about creating a cloud practice, the most common question is, ?How do I charge my clients?? Ten years ago, maybe even five years ago, if I would?ve posed this question to a new accountant, I would have received a resounding response of: "Hourly billing."  Hourly billing has been the traditional way that accounting professionals charge their clients, but much like...

Mastering the Three Phases of Successful CPA Project Management

July 25, 2014

Meet budgets and client expectations using project management skills geared toward the unique challenges faced by CPAs. Kristen Rampe will share how knowing the keys to structuring and executing a successful project can make the difference between success and repeated failures....

Bramwell?s Lunch Beat: Obama on Inversions: ?I Don?t Care If It?s Legal, It?s Wrong?

July 25, 2014

The menu for July 25 features specials on House approves bill to expand and simplify tax breaks for education, IRS releases draft forms on Obamacare employer mandate, Paul Ryan?s plan to expand the EITC, and more....

How to Form a CPA-Financial Advisor Alliance

July 25, 2014

Developing a strategic alliance with a financial advisor may be just the ticket to grow your accounting practice, particularly if many of your clients are affluent. But do it right....

Survey: Cybersecurity Is Keeping More Corporate Directors Up At Night

July 24, 2014

While reputational risk is the No. 1 nonfinancial concern among corporate directors, cybersecurity/IT risk are gaining steam. According to the results of a new survey from EisnerAmper, cybersecurity/IT risk ranked second at 62 percent, up almost 10 percent from last year?s poll....

Tax Pros Have High Hopes for IRS Transfer Pricing Audit Tool

July 24, 2014

Many senior US tax professionals believe that a streamlined audit process will be the top benefit resulting from the IRS Transfer Pricing Audit Roadmap, a toolkit organized around a notional 24-month audit timeline, according to the results of a new KPMG survey....

FASB Unveils ?More Visual? Technical Agenda Web Page

July 24, 2014

The updated web page groups the standard-setting board's technical agenda into project ?families? and informs visitors at a glance on where any given FASB project stands, the steps it took to get there, and what is coming up....

Bramwell?s Lunch Beat: No Convergence for Accounting Rules on Financial Instruments

July 24, 2014

The menu for July 24 features specials on SEC approves final rules on money-market funds, GAO says it?s too soon to draw conclusions on Obamacare tax credit fraud, IRS no longer probing missing emails, Senate to vote on phasing out gas tax, and more....

How To Develop Qualified Prospects For Your Practice

July 24, 2014

Event Date: August 20, 2014, 2:30 pm ETIn this session we'll review best practices for how to generate interest in your firm?s services. Topics include:Web Based Marketing StrategiesAppointment SettingNetworking & Personal ObservationsDOWNLOAD THE SLIDE DECK FOR THIS PRESENTATION...

Emochila: CPA Websites