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What Does Robot Process Automation Mean To Accounting?

With the emergence of Robot Process Automation (RPA), a slew of questions arise. What is the role of RPA? Can RPA help my small business? Will RPA automate the accounting process to the point that accountants are no longer needed, and people lose their jobs?

April 14, 2020
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Investment Income Tax To Impact Estates And Trusts

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L.111–148), (as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Pub.L. 111-152), contains a 3.8% net investment income tax (NIIT), that will impact estate and trusts, starting in 2013.

June 5, 2012
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IRS Changes Tax Filing Requirements For Large Corporations, Partnerships

The Internal Revenue Service said it will be making changes to the filing requirements for corporate and partnership taxpayers with assets of between $10 million and $50 million in an effort to lighten the burden.

July 11, 2013
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U.S. CFOs, Finance Leaders See Negative Impact From Rising Interest Rates

Survey of Chartered Global Management Accountants finds companies implementing hedging strategies, accelerating investments, forecasting lower demand in anticipation of higher rates.

October 22, 2013
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What Is A Schedule C Form? An SMB Guide

Tax season is upon us! It’s the time of year us mere mortals are tasked with decoding the alphabet soup that is IRS tax forms. There is the potential that things can sound even more confusing once you are no longer filing just a standard tax form.

April 7, 2020
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Restaurant Accounting 101: How to Keep Your Business Profitable

Running a restaurant is a big deal. From menu planning to customer service to ensuring your employees are well paid and happy, living life in the restauranteur lane can be stressful. Add accounting and monthly sales figures into the mix, and you’ve got a recipe for a meltdown.

December 13, 2019
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What To Know About Switching From Contractors to Full-Time Employees

Not so long ago, independent contracting was a much more fringe form of employment, oftentimes reserved for seasonal and freelance work.

December 23, 2019
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What’s the Difference Between Forecasting and Budgeting?
What’s the Difference Between Forecasting and Budgeting? No matter what type of business you’re running, budgeting and forecasting should be terms you know just as well as accounting. Both are crucial for the success of any business. While they both deal with your business financials, they are different in how you use them as a...
February 7, 2020
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Accounting Indicators to Be Aware of When Scaling Your Business
Accounting Indicators to Be Aware of When Scaling Your Business Accounting Indicators to Be Aware of When Scaling Your Business Owning a business is no simple job. It requires many resources as your business grows but also requires a great amount of research and knowledge as you scale your business. Knowing what to look for...
February 12, 2020
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How to Speed Up Collections of Accounts Receivable

One of the top killers of small businesses is anemic cash flow. If many or most of your sales are on credit, your P&L might look great, but if you aren’t collecting what you’re owed, you can soon find yourself unable to meet large critical disbursements like payroll, taxes, or supplier payments.

December 19, 2019
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