Top soft skills for tax practitioners
by Maria L. Murphy, CPA
Developing these skills can help CPAs advance their careers.

What planners need to know about CCRCs
by James Sullivan, CPA/PFS
Few clients understand the potential financial risks of the communities.

Six tips to win your next negotiation
by Eldonna Lewis Fernandez
Learning how to be a better negotiator won't be instantaneous; you must invest time and effort to build those skills.

The key to avoiding career burnout
by Ron Rael
Workers feeling not so gung-ho about their jobs can follow three steps to self-regeneration.

TTINs and protecting taxpayer identities
by Annette Nellen, Esq., CPA
Final regulations issued in July 2014 broaden the ability to use truncated taxpayer identification numbers, but more needs to be done.

5 ways to establish instant unity in state income tax reporting
by Prentice D. Barbee, CPA
Instant unity can be valuable for state tax purposes. Here's how to achieve it.

Rick Telberg is principal and founder of Bay Street Group LLC, Rick brings a unique background and perspective to the accounting, tax and finance community.
Blake Christian, CPA/MBT, is a Tax Partner in the Long Beach Office of Holthouse, Carlin & Van Trigt, LLP and is Co-Founder of National Tax Credit Group, LLC.
Mary S. Schaeffer is the editorial director for Accounts Payable Now & Tomorrow, a CRYSTALLUS, Inc. publication.
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