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What's New at the Society?


 
Unlimited CPE for NYSSCPA Members

Introducing a New Member Benefit!
 
NYSSCPA members now have free unlimited access to over 150 CPE courses in our Self Study Course Catalog.
 
"I enjoy the online CPE because it allows for me to stay up-to-date with pertinent accounting issues while studying on my own time. I can pause the sessions and resume at my convenience. I feel the CPE is highly relevant as a majority of the sessions have lecturers who are experts in their field. The online interface that NYSSCPA utilizes is user friendly and allows me to easily sort by topic."
– Greg Kozerski, Jr., NYSSCPA Member

 
 
The New NYSSCPA Career Center

Whether you're an employer looking for your next great hire, or a job seeker looking for your next great opportunity, the NYSSCPA Career Center is here to assist you.

Employers: Post Job Descriptions Here
Job Seekers: View Open Positions Here

 
 
Get Money Smart

The cost of financial ignorance is high.

Check out these materials and consider attending one of our free events to learn more about taxes, credit, debt, budgeting, the basics of investing and learning activities for children.

 
 
The NYSSCPA Technical Hotline

Stumped? Get CPA expertise through the technical hotline!

Call the hotline at 212-719-8309 or
email your inquires to technical@nysscpa.org.

 

The Latest From Our Publications


Read the June 2019 Issue on

CPAJournal.com

The seemingly ever-accelerating pace of new technologies represents tremendous promise for business and society. But along with that comes uncertainty—the questions of understanding and adapting to new technologies, as well as the risk that new technologies will create their own problems. In this issue, our authors grapple with the implications of a variety of emerging technologies on the accounting profession and the business environment more generally.

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  • SEC Charges Firm With Surreptitiously Counting Future Revenue as Current
    Sep 17, 2019
    The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that Marvell Technology Group, Ltd. will pay $5.5 million to settle charges that it misled investors when it engaged in an undisclosed revenue management scheme in order to meet publicly ​issued revenue guidance. 
  • IRS Offers Deal to Taxpayers Being Audited for Captive Insurance Transactions
    Sep 17, 2019
    The IRS is offering a settlement to 200 taxpayers currently under audit for abusive micro-captive insurance transactions following three court wins backing the government's position. 
  • Regulatory Roundup: Sept. 10-16
    Sep 16, 2019
    With so many regulators out there, it can be tough to keep track of all the decisions being made. This is the NYSSCPA's regular series that collects relevant regulatory announcements from the past week, and puts them in one place to help you stay on top of the issues.
  • Former Wells Fargo Staffers Find New Jobs Hard to Come By Amid Scandals
    Sep 16, 2019
    Rank-and-file Wells Fargo workers fired in the wake of the bank's massive sham accounts scandal said that they have found themselves effectively blacklisted from the industry, even if they had nothing to do with the opening the accounts. 
  • L’Oréal CEO: Pollution is Good for Business
    Sep 16, 2019
    The CEO of L’Oréal, the company behind brands such as Maybelline, Garnier and Lancôme, recently said that environmental pollution was good for its bottom line. 
  • White House Tax Reform: The TaxStringer's Recommended Reading List for CPAs
    Mar 27, 2017
    The Trump Administration promised federal tax reform legislation within 100 days of the president's first term. In an effort to keep TaxStringer readers apprised of federal tax reform developments, the editors have compiled the following list of articles from trustworthy sources that will be updated on a regular basis.
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  • Customized Retirement Plans Revisited—An Overlooked Benefit for Business Owners: Higher Contributions, Flexibility and Opportunities for Additional Deductions
    Sep 3, 2019

    The current pension legislation was just given a boost to assist business owners of closely held privately entities with income tax planning strategies to help manage current income taxes as well as attract, retain, and reward talent to their businesses.

  • SoulCycle and the NYC Sales Tax on Fitness Clubs
    Sep 3, 2019

    A hearing was held before Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Barbara J. Russo in the matter or SoulCycle, Inc. vs. the NYS Division of Taxation. The determination was issued on May 23, 2019.

  • The New Moneyball
    Sep 3, 2019

    In 2003, Michael Lewis’ book, Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game, outlined the economic disadvantages the small-market Oakland A’s faced competing against the New York Yankees and other large-market teams. Lewis’ book also examined the A’s strategy of exploiting market inefficiencies in the valuation of Major League Baseball players to not only compete, but actually succeed, within the parameters of large-market and small-market teams. Such is the business of sports.

  • What CPAs Should Know About Captive Insurance Companies
    Jul 30, 2019

    In today's fast-moving business environment, many successful companies are increasingly choosing to supplement their existing Property and Casualty policy coverages with a Captive Insurance Company to more effectively manage their enterprises risk. A high percentage of these companies are not just Fortune 1000 companies but rather highly successful family-owned businesses searching for a need of a more effective approach to managing the risks of their growing business.