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  • 2 homes in different states may result in multistate taxation

    September / October 2017
    Newsletter: Tax Impact

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Multistate taxation laws are complex and vary from state to state. But, in a nutshell, if a person is domiciled in a state, that state has the power to tax his or her worldwide income. This article explains the multistate taxation laws and uses a fictional example to help understand them.

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  • Is technology harming your business? Fraud schemes to watch out for

    Fall 2014
    Newsletter: Business Matters

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Cybersecurity breaches, such as recent hack attacks on large companies, grab all the headlines. But most businesses are likely to fall victim to smaller-scale technology fraud — most often schemes perpetrated by their own employees. This article examines, in particular, phishing schemes, purchasing fraud and internal control overrides, and suggests ways to deter IT fraud.

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  • When should you disclose a contingent liability?

    June / July 2014
    Newsletter: Public Company Insights

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: For public companies, disclosure of contingent liabilities — such as those associated with pending litigation or governmental investigations — is a highly sensitive matter. Companies want to avoid alarming investors with losses that are unlikely to occur or disclosing their litigation strategies. The SEC has noted that many companies aren’t providing the required information related to reasonably possible losses. This article describes the reporting requirements, noting that even voluntary disclosure of remote contingencies may help protect companies against shareholder claims in the event a loss occurs.

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  • Not if, but when – Taking your nonprofit into “the cloud”

    Spring 2013
    Newsletter: Nonprofit Observer

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Cloud computing means using the Internet to access files and applications stored on remote servers — and it’s the perfect solution for nonprofit staffers who either don’t understand or don’t want to spend time dealing with IT issues. This article looks at some of the benefits, along with security and reliability concerns.

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  • Are you putting your best face forward online?

    Fall 2012
    Newsletter: Nonprofit Observer

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Nonprofits need a strong online presence to communicate their mission and raise money. Websites that lack such features as an online donation function or have out-of-date content may be sending the wrong message. This article covers such topics as how to perform a critical assessment and ensure that a nonprofit’s site is informative, functional and appealing.

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  • Pulse check: Is your firm in financial trouble?

    Winter 2012
    Newsletter: Law Firm Management

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Financially troubled law firms don’t always realize they’re troubled until it’s too late. By taking a quick pulse check, it’s possible to identify early signs of ill health — while there’s still time to treat them. This article examines what to look for in financial statements and how to spot subtle warning signs.

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  • Newsbits

    Winter 2012
    Newsletter: Profitable Solutions for Nonprofits

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: This issue’s “Newsbits” looks at tax treatment of cell phones a nonprofit provides to its employees; how to find out who the biggest corporate givers are; and a new form that the IRS has published that not-for-profits should use to request determinations — other than initial exemption applications — about their tax-exempt status.

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  • Practice Notes – The pros and cons of leaving insurers’ provider panels

    Fall 2011
    Newsletter: Rx for Practice Management / Practice Management Advisor

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract:  Many physicians are seeing fewer advantages to remaining on an insurance company’s provider panel. They’re opting instead to become out-of-network providers for the same insurer. They do so because, in addition to avoiding billing and payment headaches that come with health plan relationships, out-of-network status can lead to higher reimbursement rates. But, as this article explains, there are risks to consider as well.

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  • 5 tips for holding up to a manufacturer rebate audit

    March / April 2011
    Newsletter: Dealer Insights

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Many dealers have a love-hate relationship with manufacturer rebate incentives. On the one hand, they draw customers to the showroom and can bump up sales with alluring customer discounts. But they also pose the risk of a dealership undergoing a rebate audit by the manufacturer. This article offers five tips to help prevent a managerial headache — and a possibly large chargeback.

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  • Market Niche Insider – Evaluating a family affair

    July / August 2009
    Newsletter: Commercial Lending Report

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: Most family businesses are small private firms with limited resources to weather an economic downturn. Lenders should be on the lookout for relaxed management styles and minimal internal controls; nepotism; and a lack of clear succession planning.

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  • 3 ways to pay – IRS changes rules for estimated taxes

    Spring 2008
    Newsletter: Manufacturer

    Price: $225.00, Subscriber Price: $157.50

    Word count: 480

    Abstract: The laws surrounding corporate estimated taxes have changed many times in the last 20 years, but the IRS has been slow to amend its rules to reflect those changes. As of August 2007, however, the IRS is up to date — and that means manufacturers need to be as well. This article details three ways to pay estimated taxes.

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