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4 ways Intuit helped me start a successful tax career

Intuit

As a Seasonal Tax Prep Associate for Intuit, I work remotely from my home in Kansas helping customers all over the country. Spoiler alert: I love it! I’m Fatimah. If you want to transition from a bookkeeping position to a tax career like I did, keep scrolling and I’ll share the 4 ways Intuit makes it easy for you to do it. How did my career journey bring me to this great company?

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GASB guidance aims to improve government financial reporting

Accounting Today

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board released an updated standard to improve some of the main components of the financial reporting model for state and local governments.

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I was ready to up my tax game–that’s why I joined Intuit

Intuit

I’m Michael, a Seasonal TurboTax Live Expert and a full-time owner of a financial services practice. At Intuit, I can create a personalized career path, work the hours I want, supplement my income, and still have time to expand my own business. If you have a bookkeeping background and want to develop the skills needed to have a more lucrative future, I can share with you the advantages of building a tax career with Intuit.

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Intuit's TurboTax lost 1M users this tax season

Accounting Today

Intuit has been working to cater TurboTax to those with more complicated tax situations, betting that those customers could use online help from experts.

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How to Easily Navigate Crypto Accounting in the Web3 Era

Speaker: Aaron Jacob, VP of Accounting Solutions & Reagan Cook, GTM Lead

Are you struggling to navigate the complexities and challenges that come with crypto accounting? 🤔 This new webinar will cover everything businesses need to know to get started with crypto accounting after incorporating crypto into their business models! Industry experts Aaron Jacob and Reagan Cook of TaxBit will thoroughly explore the prevalent operational hurdles encountered by accounting teams when interacting with crypto on the books, and detail how software solutions can effectively

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We're Off To The Races with the 2024 ADC Summer Challenge!

Accounting Department

It's summertime at AccountingDepartment.com and we have all sorts of fun things happening! To kick off the summer season this past Memorial Day weekend, we launched our 13th annual ADC Summer Challenge.

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Hillary Salo named as FASB vice chair

Accounting Today

The Financial Accounting Foundation announced Hillary Salo as the next vice chair of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.

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Application portal opens for bonus energy credit

Accounting Today

The Internal Revenue Service is accepting applications for the Low-Income Communities Bonus Credit Program through June 27.

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Amazon EBS GP2 vs GP3 – Comparing Cost & Performance

Economize

Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) is one of the core storage services in AWS, along with Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS). EBS provides extra block-level storage for your EC2 instances, with each storage unit called an EBS volume.

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IRS update: Boosting alternative dispute resolution, and more

Accounting Today

The decline in taxpayers taking advantage of the ADR process was a major topic at a recent IRS meeting.

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Offshore Accounting: Everything You Need to Know

Future Firm

Dive into the world of offshore accounting: Discover benefits, challenges, and best practices in this comprehensive guide. The post Offshore Accounting: Everything You Need to Know appeared first on Future Firm.

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Predictions You Can Rely On: How Data Drives Successful Financial Forecasting

Speaker: Robbie Bhathal, Founder & CEO, and Matthew Acalin, Head of Credit Intelligence

In today's volatile financial environment, how confident are you in your company’s financial forecasting? To get the most accurate cash predictions that will lead to long-term financial survival, real-time data is critical. Innovative cash management strategies can lead to better credit opportunities, more sustainable growth, and long-term financial prosperity.

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Excluding capital gains of $10M — or more — from taxes with QSBS

Accounting Today

Qualified small business stock carries major potential savings for startup founders and investors, but the benefits come with some important caveats to keep in mind.

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Sage Intacct Unveils New Updates

Insightful Accountant

Sage Intacct has unveiled several new updates designed to advance productivity and control for SMBs. These new features streamline operations from AI-powered Timesheets to Advanced Financial Controls, ensuring smoother workflows and compliance.

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Connected Leaders: Cultivating deeper bonds for team success

Accounting Today

Taking a different approach to leadership, management and community can yield tremendous results.

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May 29, Organized Record Keeping Systems For Home Based Offices

Bookkeeping Essentials

A series of chats about record keeping systems to get and stay organized so you can get rid of those drawers of stashed receipts? Simple choices and guidelines to eliminate stress and panic.

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The Definitive Guide to Spend Management

The status quo for AP in small and mid-market companies is broken. It consists of messy tech stacks of siloed solutions that give rise to manual work, a lack of control, wasted spend, and unnecessary risks. The benefits of shifting to spend management are tangible, measurable, and are felt across the whole organization. Spend management is a different way of thinking and an innovation whose time has come.

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KPMG agrees to merge U.K. and Swiss operations

Accounting Today

The new firm will be led by KPMG's U.K. CEO, Jon Holt, while Stefan Pfister, currently the boss of the Swiss arm, will become deputy CEO.

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Accounts Receivable Automation

oAppsNet

In the contemporary business landscape, where efficiency and accuracy are paramount, automating Accounts Receivable Automation (AR) processes stands out as a transformative strategy. AR automation involves using technology to manage and streamline the collection of payments from customers, minimizing manual intervention and maximizing efficiency. This approach accelerates cash flow, enhances customer satisfaction, reduces errors, and provides valuable insights into financial operations.

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Yellen says U.S. isn't ready to sign global tax agreement

Accounting Today

About 140 countries signed on to the outline of a groundbreaking pact in 2021 to reform the way large multinational companies are taxed.

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Testimony on The Merits Of Outsourcing Your Bookkeeping

Remote Quality Bookkeeping

When it comes to calculating sales tax in the state of New York, the former website Taxrates.com spelled it out bluntly and without pulling any punches: New York sales tax has numerous local taxing levels that must be monitored and maintained on a regular basis. It is complex and time consuming due to the volume of jurisdictions. As a comparison, Connecticut has a single, state-wide sales tax rate, with no additional county or city sales taxes being imposed.

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Navigating Financial Storms: Strategies for Building Resilient Balance Sheets

Speaker: Carolina Aponte - Owner and CEO, Caja Holdings LLC

In today's rapidly changing business environment, building a resilient balance sheet is crucial to the survival of any business. A resilient balance sheet allows a company to withstand financial shocks and adapt to changing market conditions. To achieve this, companies need to focus on key strategies such as maintaining adequate liquidity, managing debt levels, diversifying revenue streams, and prioritizing profitability over growth.

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Accountants on the front lines of CSRD preparedness

Accounting Today

Day to day, accountants are already involved in everything from improving energy efficiency to waste management, recycling and digital solutions.

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Full Charge Bookkeeping vs Bookkeeping: Which is Best for your Company?

Remote Quality Bookkeeping

When it comes to a bookkeeper vs full charge bookkeeper, who is the better for your business? Company owners everywhere deal with countless struggles involving their business, from the various employees they hire and deal with to the tracking and managing of their budget so that way their business doesn’t go under. The management of money is always especially important, because no matter what type of business you own, you want to be able to keep track of all money to pay expenses, expand profits

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In the blogs: Something fishy 

Accounting Today

Debate over the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act; assessing last season; Etsy and sales tax; and other highlights from our favorite tax bloggers.

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Chiropractic Business Outsourced Bookkeeping to Save Time and Focus on Growth. Why Virtual Bookkeeping Works.

Remote Quality Bookkeeping

One of the many ongoing challenges for business owners is making sure the books are balanced. Within the chiropractic industry, that element of running a practice can be a particular pain point. In a blog entry on Chiroeco.com, an online resource for the chiropractic community, Drew Stevens identified three prime areas – independent of the medical component – to which chiropractors must remain attentive in order to stay afloat.

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Putting the ‘Tech’ in Spend Management Techniques

Speaker: Wayne Spivak, President and CFO of SBA * Consulting Ltd., Industry Writer, Public Speaker

If you’re lost in the world of spend management needs and your GAP analysis is lacking perspective on the future state of your business performance, listen up! With the advancement of technology, the implementation of spend management best practices and concrete GAP analyses is more streamlined and accessible than ever before. And while this may sound like great news for you and your clients, it won’t be worthwhile unless you have the latest techniques to back up your ambitions!