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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 2018 Issue on

CPAJournal.com

Each year, we use our annual technology issue to spotlight emerging technologies and illuminate how they might change the accounting profession and the business world. The month's issue introduces several new and potentially impactful technologies.

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  • Estate Planning Firm Tries 4-Day Workweek, Finds Workers Much Less Stressed
    Jul 19, 2018
    A New Zealand-based company that specializes in trusts, wills and estates, conducted an experiment whereby employees worked only four days a week but got paid for five. After the experiment ran for two months, the company found that workers reported feeling less stressed and better able to manage work-life balance. 
  • Poll Finds Workers Tired of Familiar Corporate Buzzwords
    Jul 18, 2018
    Firms should think outside the box when it comes to achieving synergy with their workers, as many no longer have the bandwidth to circle back when people use corporate buzzwords, especially at a high level, meaning we should probably table conversations with too much jargon so we can run it up the flagpole to see how much we move the needle during our next pow wow. This is because a recent survey has found that workers would likely absolutely hate the previous sentence. 
  • Study: Meetings Lose Efficiency After 8 People
    Jul 17, 2018
    A recent study has found that meetings begin to lose efficiency and productivity once more than eight people are in them. 
  • 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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  • Both Sides Now: The Increasing Importance of Focusing on Both Sides of Competence for Families and Family Owned Enterprises
    Jun 27, 2018

    We are in a global societal phase change and are living in a non-linear world. All of us know someone who is one year old, and most of us know individuals who are older than 100. Many generations now coexist—entwining families emotionally, intellectually, physically, and financially in unprecedented ways. Accountants have never been in the position of planning for and impacting so many generations at once.

  • U.S. Taxation of U.S. LLCs: Major Considerations in the International Context
    Jun 27, 2018
    Many countries make a strict distinction between corporations and partnerships for tax purposes and do not have a “check-the-box” election or, if they do, it does not necessarily follow the U.S. scheme. 
  • Accountants and Divorce Attorneys: A Marriage Made in Congress
    Jun 27, 2018
    As divorce attorneys seek to navigate the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) on divorce cases, one thing appears clear: Effective advocacy for matrimonial clients will require greater reliance on accounting professionals. 
  • Post-TCJA Considerations for Exempt Organizations
    Jun 27, 2018

    On Dec. 22, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cut and Jobs Act (the Act) into law. The Act is the most comprehensive change to the U.S. tax code since 1986. In some way, the new rules affect almost every individual, business, and tax-exempt entity. Most of the provisions of the Act are effective for tax years beginning after Dec. 31, 2017.