Investor worth $5 billion pledged to pay off $40 million in student debt for Morehouse College's entire class of 2019
What the Bitcoin Phenomenon Means for Accountants
It's time to start to start thinking about the tax and accounting ramifications of digital, virtual currencies. By Hitendra Patil Pransform Inc. Bitcoin is virtual currency much in the news these days. It’s peer-to-peer so there’s no central bank or … Continued
TaxProf Blog: The 100 Most Influential People in Tax and Accounting
I am honored to be included on the list of Accounting Today's 100 Most Influential People in Tax and Accounting for the ninth year in a row: Caron once stood out as one of the few serious tax bloggers out there; now that there are a lot more tax blogs...
How the Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive
Thicker ink meant it didn't smudge as easily as its predecessor, the fountain pen—but it also made writing by hand more physically demanding.
Is Hiring a CPA Worth it? 5 Tips for Getting Your Money’s Worth
Often when people find out I’m a tax accountant, I get asked, “How much does a CPA cost?” It’s like me asking “How much does a home cost?” We all understand that a 1,000 square-foot home in Kansas has a different cost than a 1,000 square-foot penthouse condo in New...
How to Find a Tax Accountant
Many taxpayers can benefit from hiring a tax accountant, and a lot do. Follow these simple steps to find the right tax professional for your situation.
Retirement savings: How to draw the max (safely)
It's question No. 1 for most retirees when it comes to retirement savings: How much income can I get from my portfolio? These four strategies can give you the answer.
10 Signs You Have an Iron Deficiency
If you spot these telltale symptoms, get yourself a spinach and steak salad, stat!
What Aspiring Accountants Need to Know
The five keys to kick-starting new careers they don't teach in college. By Steven Sacks Neithetechnology nor accounting are the most important factors.
What Your Divorce Attorney Won't Tell You About Marital Debt
Tax Preparation Advice: 4 Scams to Avoid This Year
With the start of the New Year, it's time to start thinking about tax preparation. During the filing season tax scammers are on the prowl. Here are the four biggest scams