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  • 2019 Excellence in Financial Journalism Award Winners Announced

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    May 29, 2019

    NEW YORK — (May 29, 2019) — The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 Excellence in Financial Journalism (EFJ) Awards.

    This award recognizes reporters from the national and local press whose work was published, posted or broadcast in 2018, contributing to a better and more balanced understanding of business or financial topics.


  • NYSSCPA NextGen Conference Aims to Future-Proof Accounting Careers, May 3

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Apr 25, 2019
    NEW YORK – (April 25, 2019) – Young accounting professionals and those who are looking to develop their leadership and planning skills while pursuing their CPA license are encouraged to attend the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ (NYSSCPA) NextGen Conference. It will be on Friday, May 3, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Midtown Loft and Terrace, 267 Fifth Ave. at 29th St. in Manhattan.
  • Call for Submissions: 2019 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Jan 11, 2019
    For more than 30 years, the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) has recognized the best business and financial reporting through its Excellence in Financial Journalism (EFJ) Awards.
  • Lilly Ledbetter to Speak During Women's Leadership Forum, Jan. 18

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Dec 6, 2018

    NEW YORK – (December 6, 2019) – Lilly Ledbetter, activist and plaintiff in the Supreme Court discrimination case against Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. that led to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, will discuss transforming workplace culture during the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) Women’s Leadership Forum on Jan. 18, 2019. The forum will be held at Midtown Loft & Terrace, 267 Fifth Ave., in New York City, from 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m.



  • GreenWave Advisors Founder, Matt Karnes to Keynote Cannabis Conference, Dec. 11

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Nov 27, 2018
    NEW YORK – (Nov. 27, 2018) – Matthew Karnes, CPA, founder of Greenwave Advisors LLC, will discuss the state of the cannabis industry during the New York State Society of CPAs’ (NYSSCPA) Cannabis Conference on Dec. 11, at Convene, 730 Third Avenue, in New York City. During the conference, Karnes will share what’s to come in legislation, market growth and investments, as well as a five-year outlook on the future of the legalized cannabis industry.
  • New York Accountants to Hold Cannabis Conference Dec. 11

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Nov 20, 2018
    WHO: The New York State Society of CPAs’ (NYSSCPA) Cannabis Industry Committee is proud to present its first Cannabis Conference, which will offer exclusive insight into the ever-growing billion-dollar cannabis industry.
  • Jan C. Herringer Elected President of NY’s Largest CPA Group

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Jun 14, 2018
    NEW YORK – (June 14, 2018) – Jan C. Herringer, CPA, partner at BDO USA, LLP, one of the largest accounting and advisory firms, began her one-year term as president of the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) on June 1.
  • NYSSCPA Announces Winners of 2018 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    May 17, 2018

    NYSSCPA Announces Winners of 2018 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

    NEW YORK — (May 17, 2018) — The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2018 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards (EFJs).

    This award recognizes reporters from the national and local press whose work was published, posted or broadcast in 2017, contributed to a better and balanced understanding of business or financial topics. Winners were selected by a panel of judges comprised of NYSSCPA members and financial journalists, who ranked submissions on accuracy, quality and thoroughness of research as well as a fair and balanced representation of the topic. This year’s winners will be honored during a luncheon ceremony on June 8 at The Tribeca Grill in New York City.


  • Enter the 2018 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards!

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Feb 1, 2018

    NEW YORK – (Feb. 1 2018) – It’s about that time again! The Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards (EFJ) — honoring the best in business news journalism — is calling for submissions. Broadcast, print, radio and online news organizations and reporters can submit financial news stories that were published, posted or aired between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2017. Business book authors and publishers can also enter this nationwide contest.

  • NYSSCPA's Trump Tax Reform Team of Accounting Experts Available for Interviews

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
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    Nov 2, 2017

    NEW YORK – (Nov. 2, 2017) – The U.S. House of Representatives released today its long-awaited tax reform bill, which includes major tax cuts, a new corporate tax rate, new tax brackets, and a deal on the state and local tax (SALT) deduction.