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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 May 2018 Issue on

CPAJournal.com

This month marks our annual financial planning issue. The field, like many others, is still coming to grips with the sweeping changes introduced with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Its impact will require financial planners to reassess existing plans, some of which may now be obsolete. There will also be opportunities to achieve different planning objectives in this new tax environment.

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  • Man Fired From Job By Robot, Humans Unable to Intervene
    Jun 21, 2018
    In yet one more sign that robots are slowly but surely taking over the entire economy, a computer programmer was accidentally fired by an automated system, and when he pointed out the mistake to his fellow humans, they found they were unable to reverse the decision. 
  • What Exactly Do People Mean When They Talk About Company Culture?
    Jun 20, 2018
    "Culture," especially in the context of a company, can seem to be one of those words that function as a sort of Rorschach test where lots of people interpret it to mean all sorts of different things, sometimes without even knowing other people see it differently. 
  • On Crying at Work
    Jun 19, 2018
    Bad things can happen at work just as they can happen anywhere, and sometimes when bad things happen, we cry. This can be an embarrassing situation that can impact a worker's reputation at the office. A study found that, while crying at work is generally not approved of, certain scenarios are more acceptable than others. 
  • Supreme Court Rules That States Can Tax Online Retailers Without Physical Presence
    Jun 21, 2018
    The Supreme Court of the United States, in a 5-4 ruling, declared that state governments can tax online retailers even if there's no physical presence in the state. 
  • Former Treasury Officials Say Federal Reserve Should Open Accounts for Individuals
    Jun 21, 2018
    A recent paper authored by two former members of the Treasury Department called for the Federal Reserve Bank to allow individuals to open accounts, thereby encouraging financial inclusion by helping those without access to private banking services. 
  • Americans Still Not Saving Enough, Despite Gains in Jobs
    Jun 20, 2018
    Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell recently said that, given low unemployment, on-pace inflation targets and a "balanced" risk outlook, the economy makes a strong case for continued interest rate hikes. Despite these gains, however, a recent report found that almost a quarter of Americans have no savings at all. 
  • Wells Fargo Ethics Hotline Getting a Lot of Use
    Jun 20, 2018
    Wells Fargo has reported that more employees are using its ethics hotline, indicating both that people are less afraid to report unethical activity and that unethical activity is still an issue for the bank. 
  • Regulatory Roundup: June 13-19
    Jun 19, 2018
    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 ‚Äč‚Äčannouncements from the past week, and puts them in one place to help you stay on top of the issues.      
  • 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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