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January 6, 2014
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Don't miss this helpful guide to tax season
By Paul Bonner/Journal of Accountancy
Take stock of new provisions, including those for high-income taxpayers.
   
 
   
Beware of these common wage and hour mistakes
By Doug Blizzard
Understanding the law is a key to avoiding legal trouble.
   
 
   
The top tax news of 2013
By Alistair M. Nevius, J.D./Journal of Accountancy
A look back at the most important tax developments from last year.
   
 
     
How to improve BV education
By Yvonne Hinson, CPA, Ph.D., and Keith Sellers CPA/ABV, Ph.D.
Schools must partner with business valuation practitioners.
   
 
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Testing Goodwill for Impairment—Accounting and Valuation Guide
Assets Acquired to Be Used in Research and Development Activities—Accounting and Valuation Guide
AICPA Business Valuation School
Valuation of Privately-Held-Company Equity Securities Issued as Compensation—Accounting and Valuation Guide
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News
 
Six developments for CPAs to watch in 2014
These financial reporting and regulatory developments are on the horizon.
   
 
 
Finance's top priorities for 2014 (Video)
Here's what your team should be focusing on in the new year.
   
 
 
Guess which work day is the most productive?
A new survey indicates that employees get more done earlier in the week.
   
 
 
Watch out for this email blunder
Believe it or not, you can inadvertently photobomb your own email messages.
   
 
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  Real-World Business Ethics
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  Auditing for Internal Fraud: Fraud Detection and Prevention
Fraudulent conduct continues to be a major problem some companies face today. A continual conflict exists between what the accounting profession sees as the CPA's role in the detection of fraud and what the public sees as the role of the CPA. Learn more in this 12-hour CPE course.
 
  Critical Controllership Tools: Practical Tools, Tips, and Checklists
This CPE course highlights various financial tools and managerial techniques that help you make day-to-day decisions affecting business operations and profitability.
 
  Using a SOC 1 Report in a Financial Statement Audit
This practice aid provides auditors with guidance when auditing the financial statements of an entity that uses a third-party administrator or service organization to process certain transactions on behalf of the entity.
 
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CPA News to Know
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1 CPA Exam Q1/Q2 2014 score release timelines
 
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1 Procedures for IRS rulings, technical advice, etc., updated for 2014
 
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1 A look at the changes the new revenue standard may bring
 
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1 Asia's Big Data problem
 
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1 Accounting Doctoral Scholars making an impact in the classroom
 
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Upcoming AICPA Webcasts
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  Jan. 13 Compilation, Review, and Accounting Service Update
 
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  Jan. 14 Advanced Tax Strategies for LLCs and Partnerships
 
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  Jan. 14 Internal Control Essentials for Financial Managers, Accountants, & Auditors
 
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  Jan. 14 Individual & Self-Employed Tax Update: Top 10 Issues to Discuss with Your Client
 
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  Jan. 15 Form 1041: Income Taxation of Estates and Trusts
 
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  Jan. 16 Healthcare Reform: A Deep Dive into the Affordable Care Act
 
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  Jan. 22 Health Care Accounting and Auditing Update—Parts I and II
 
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  Jan. 29 Health Care Revenue Recognition Hot Topics
 
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