Five steps for business continuity amid COVID-19

As a former CFO, I have managed through crises, including the Gulf War, 9/11 and the 2008 financial crisis. The financial disruption of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is like having all [...]

Free AICPA resources to help you navigate COVID-19

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is causing enormous consequences around the globe, and we know many of our members are experiencing uncertainty and concern for what’s next. The [...]

9 actions the government must take now to support businesses and employees

The American Institute of CPAs® is calling on Congress and the Trump administration to take nine key steps to protect U.S. businesses and employees struggling due to the impact of the [...]

10 ways to stay social at a distance

To limit the spread of COVID-19, we all have to do our part. For the majority of Americans, this means working or schooling from home, limiting all discretionary travel – including social [...]

Coronavirus: Prepare your clients and protect your practice.

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has been at the top of minds and dominated news coverage since it was first identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The coronavirus spread globally since [...]

What near-zero interest rates mean for your wallet

The Federal Reserve cut interest rates to near-zero in an emergency move Sunday meant to make borrowing as cheap as possible as the U.S. economy feels the economic impact of the spread of the [...]

Reimagine productivity: Self-care moments

When work gets busy or stressful, the little things we do to make ourselves feel good are often the first activities to fall by the wayside. At a time when every minute at the office feels [...]

Three common challenges (and three solutions!) for women in the profession

In honor of International Women’s Day—a century-old global event that brings the world together in celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of [...]

Test your knowledge on tax extensions

March is here, and that means it’s time to talk to your clients about possibly extending their returns. How knowledgeable are you about extensions? Find out with this short quiz: #1: True [...]

Fraud is harder on emotions than finances for aging clients

Financial abuse and fraud that targets elderly clients can do more than devastate their savings and ruin their credit. The AICPA’s recent Personal Financial Planning (PFP) Trends Survey [...]