Welcome to the CPA State Society Blog Roundup – selected blog articles from state CPA societies and associations that endorse the CAMICO program. Each week we comb blog sites to select the stories we think you’ll find most interesting or useful to your practice.
Lawsuit Award Allowed to Reduce Basis of Acquired Assets
The determination of the taxation of a litigation award was considered by the IRS in PLR 201152010. In the matter at hand the taxpayer had been attempting to acquire a unit investment trust and had negotiated an agreement that tied down the purchase price.
Comprehensive Tax Guides in Ebook Format
New this year, the 2012 U.S. Master Tax Guide and Guidebook to California Taxes are available in ebook format.
Re-Evaluate Clients Well Before Tax Season
Now is a good time to screen tax clients for potential problems. There is still ample lead time before tax season for a client to replace you in the event you decide to disengage.
NY Firms a Great Place to Work
Accounting Today has released its annual list of the 100 best firms to work for in the country—and nine of them are in New York.
The Society Scoop
There’s a lot going on in the cubicles and offices of the New Jersey Society of CPAs. “Society Scoop” offers news, updates and articles about what we’re doing that impacts you and your profession. Let us know what you think by posting your own comments.
Top 5 Most Popular Articles: Dec. 31, 2011 – Jan. 6, 2012
Here are the five most-read news articles on VSCPA.com! Articles are taken from the VSCPA News and Professional News sections and are ranked by unique page views.
Important Notice from the Washington State Board of Accountancy
Do your Individual CPA credentials expire in 2012? Still need CPE hours?