Search

Posted Dates
Published Dates
Posted By / Authored By
1 to 25 of 50+ total
Posted By ACAT Admin Jan 26, 2012 3:03 PM
Found In Library: Colleges & Universities
Details about the ACAT CPE requirements including a CPE proration schedule, CPE hours for each ACAT credential and approved CPE. #ProfessionalDevelopment #Tax #instructors #Accounting #capstone #ACATNews #colleges #students #Education
Posted By NSA Admin May 5, 2016 12:27 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
The National Society of Accountants (NSA) 71st Annual Convention and Expo will be held August 17-20, 2016 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay in Tampa, FL. The meeting theme is “AMP IT UP,” and it will draw accountants and tax professionals from across North America. Courses at the convention offer continuing ...
Posted By NSA Admin Apr 1, 2015 2:36 PM
Found In Contact: NSA Admin's Blog
Tips from the IRS Curious about the federal gift tax? While you may be subjected to it when you give large amounts of money or property to someone, there are many types of gifts that don’t qualify. Here are seven helpful tips to help you determine if your gift is taxable. 1. Nontaxable Gifts. ...
Posted By NSA Admin Jan 5, 2016 1:01 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
NSA Scholarship Foundation Accepting Applications for 2016 Scholarships Until March 31, 2016 The National Society of Accountants is now accepting applications for 2016 scholarships. The NSA Scholarship Foundation was established in 1969 to further the careers of promising accounting students. The Foundation ...
Posted By NSA Admin Apr 23, 2015 1:44 PM
Found In Contact: NSA Admin's Blog
Tips from the IRS Just because tax season is over doesn't mean you should stop thinking about it. By planning ahead, you could save yourself a big headache down the line. Many surprises could arise from now until next April 15, including life changes and new tax laws. Now is the best time to devise ...
Posted By NSA Admin May 16, 2016 9:41 AM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
Let’s start with what doesn’t work: clients late for meetings, phone tag, and e-mail hell. If your primary communications methods are: meetings, phone calls, and e-mail, you’re losing out on a lot of money and a saner life. 21st century clients want all the same things 20th century clients wanted, just ...
Posted By Julene Joy Nov 24, 2014 3:16 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
Fire, flood, tornadoes, or your own unorganized closet: Any number of disasters can mean you can’t find tax documents when it’s time to file. The National Society of Accountants (NSA) offers this list of important documents you should track and what to do if they should ever be destroyed or lost. ...
Posted By NSA Admin May 5, 2016 12:17 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
The National Society of Accountants (NSA) is offering an intensive NSA Enrolled Agent (EA) Exam Review Course & Accredited Tax Preparer (ATP) Review Course/Exam August 15-17, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay in Tampa, FL, immediately before the NSA Annual Convention and Expo at that same location. ...
Posted By Amy Simpson Jun 3, 2015 9:56 AM
Found In Community: Life and Taxes Blogs
Tips from the IRS Hurricane season officially began this week and the IRS released the following best practices for keeping your tax records safe from natural disasters. Create an Electronic Additional Set of Records Taxpayers should keep a duplicate set of records including bank statements, ...
Posted By Alfred Giovetti Sep 10, 2011 9:06 PM
Found In Contact: Alfred Giovetti's Blog
Accounting is the 8th "big money" degree in the Fall, 2011 issue of USAA Magazine (www.usaamagazine.com/html/salary.html). According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers accounting degree college graduates earn an average of $50,316. Accounting comes after Engineering, Computer Science, ...
Posted By NSA Admin Jan 21, 2015 3:32 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
By Sandi Smith Leyva, CPA, Founder of Accountant’s Accelerator Every year, business owners and especially individuals have more choices when it comes to preparing their federal and state tax returns. That can translate into price resistance for tax preparers, but it doesn’t have to. Your Price ...
Posted By NSA Admin Mar 10, 2015 9:30 AM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
Tips from the IRS Many people who carry on a trade or business are self-employed. Sole proprietors and independent contractors are two examples of self-employment. If this applies to you, there are a few basic things you should know about how your income affects your federal tax return. Here ...
Posted By NSA Admin Dec 9, 2015 10:11 AM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
Tax Return Preparers: Data Thefts and Protecting Client Tax Information The Internal Revenue Service reminds tax return preparers that they are prime targets for identity thieves who seek data to use on fraudulent tax returns. The IRS recommends preparers create a security plan. Publication 4557 , ...
Posted By NSA Admin Mar 26, 2015 11:42 AM
Found In Community: Life and Taxes Blogs
Tips from the IRS When you give a gift to charity that helps the lives of others in need. It may also help you at tax time. You may be able to claim the gift as a deduction that may lower your tax. Here are eight tax tips you should know about deducting your gifts to charity: 1. Qualified Charities. ...
Posted By NSA Admin Jan 22, 2015 12:22 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
By Jeff Stimpson It’s probably one of the most frustrating and time-consuming jobs in tax prep: fixing the mistakes of preparers who mangled a business or individual return before you saw it. Many problems seem to stem from bad communication. “The greatest ...
Posted By Julene Joy Nov 24, 2014 2:47 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
You got married. You got a job, had a baby, lost a job, bought a house or moved. Your life shifted in ways that once you couldn't have imagined. The last thing on your mind is taxes. Most taxpayers look up a professional tax preparer once a year, as deadline day looms. But during a year, most taxpayers ...
Posted By ACAT Admin Jan 30, 2012 9:49 AM
Found In Library: Colleges & Universities
ACAT Exam Non Disclosure #students #Accounting #ACATNews #Tax #Education #instructors #colleges #capstone #ProfessionalDevelopment
Posted By NSA Admin Dec 21, 2015 4:13 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
2016 Tax Season Opens Jan. 19 for Nation’s Taxpayers Following a review of the tax extenders legislation signed into law last week, the Internal Revenue Service announced today that the nation’s tax season will begin as scheduled on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016. The IRS will begin accepting individual electronic ...
Posted By Amy Simpson Aug 27, 2015 9:48 AM
Found In Community: Life and Taxes Blogs
Tips from the IRS The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the summer 2015 issue of the Statistics of Income Bulletin is available on IRS.gov. The Statistics of Income (SOI) Division produces this online Bulletin quarterly. Articles provide the most recent data available from various tax ...
Posted By NSA Admin Apr 7, 2015 10:25 AM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
Filing your tax return this year comes with a new twist: confirmation of your health insurance. Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), taxpayers filing 2014 tax returns must attest that they had health care insurance since January 1, 2014 for themselves and their dependents. You will have to check a box ...
Posted By NSA Admin Jun 20, 2016 10:27 AM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
24 Tips for Passing the EA Exam the First Time – Part Two: When Exam Day Arrives To read Part One: Before the Exam, click here. 13. It is All Relative, So Go Ahead and Anoint Yourself Master of the Universe. We all have feelings of anxiety and inadequacy as a big day in our lives approaches, ...
Posted By NSA Admin Oct 8, 2013 11:22 AM
Found In Library: Accounting Resources
#NSAlert #Tax #MemberLink #Ethics #Accounting
Posted By NSA Admin May 5, 2016 4:17 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
The National Society of Accountants' (NSA) series of four webinars to help accounting and tax professionals prepare for and pass the Enrolled Agent (EA) exam begins this month. One of the speakers for this NSA webinar series, John O. Everett, CPA, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Accounting at Virginia ...
Posted By Julene Joy Nov 20, 2014 3:24 PM
Found In Community: Main Street Practitioner Blog Blogs
How you can use this often-overlooked IRS waiver to help your clients In 2011, the IRS assessed 38.6 million penalties to taxpayers, totaling almost $11 billion. According to the IRS, the purpose of penalties is to deter noncompliance, not to raise revenues. Certain penalties can be waived or abated ...