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NJCPA Member Jose Borbon Graduates from AICPA Leadership Academy

Posted on October 21, 2019

The New Jersey Society of CPAs congratulates Jose M. Borbon, CPA, an assistant vice president and senior auditor at Kearny Bank, on graduating from the American Institute of CPAs' 2019 Leadership Academy.

New Jersey Issues Guidance on Mandatory Unitary Combined Reporting

Posted on October 18, 2019

The New Jersey Division of Taxation has issues a bulletin that explains the unitary business principle and the definition of unitary business for New Jersey corporation business tax purposes.

PTIN Renewal Period Underway for Tax Professionals

Posted on October 18, 2019

If you plan to prepare any federal tax returns for compensation, you must apply for or renew your PTIN with the IRS by Dec. 31.


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Surgent's Federal Tax Camp

October 25, 2019

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act brought about the most far-reaching changes to the tax code in a generation. New tax rates, deductions for pass-through entities, new depreciation rules, changes to home mortgage interest deductions, modifications of NOL rules, and new alimony rules are only some of the issues on which practitioners need to get up-to-speed this year. In this course, tax advisors will be fully updated on the most important legislative and regulatory developments of the season as well as major trends and changes in the case law.

Accounting & Auditing Conference

November 12, 2019

Discuss compliation and review changes, learn about the fraud triangle and explore new lease accounting guidance from industry leading experts.

Nonprofit Conference

December 5, 2019

Nonprofit organizations are dealing with change on multiple horizons ranging from emerging technologies to new regulations.


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How CPAs Can Prepare for Accelerating Tech Changes

Posted on October 21, 2019

Technologies such as machine learning systems, advanced robotic process automation and blockchain-style distributed ledgers are poised to disrupt the CPA profession. AICPA fall Council guest speaker Jeffrey Rogers said the changes also present opportunities for CPAs who are receptive to reimagination, reinvention and lifelong learning.

7 Changes in the New Taxpayer First Act Clients Need to Know

Posted on October 4, 2019

The Taxpayer First Act of 2019 is redesigning how the IRS works with taxpayers, even though it may take a while for many of the provisions to take effect.

Complying with New Nonprofit Reporting Standards

Posted on September 30, 2019

When new reporting standards are released, CPAs must assist their nonprofit clients or employers in adapting to the changes in order to comply with the law and his or her professional responsibility. The CPA has a duty to understand the new rules.


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3 Ways Automation Can Help CPAs Be More Valuable

Posted on October 15, 2019

Automation that improves and enhances accounting processes has not only grown in importance, it has become increasingly more reasonably priced so all size accounting firms and departments can take advantage of it.

5 Key Takeaways from the IRS Crypto-Taxation Update

Posted on October 9, 2019

The IRS just released long-awaited guidance on several cryptocurrency taxation questions that practitioners have been clamoring the agency to address for the last several years. There is going to be much discussion and debate about what this updated guidance means but here are some key takeaways.

3 Traits You Should Look for in a Mentor

Posted on September 27, 2019

Finding a mentor is very important in public accounting. Find someone who you share common interests with so that your mentor can connect with you and help you succeed.


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Get Help Paying for the CPA Exam

Posted on October 1, 2019

NJCPA Student and CPA Candidate members: Want some help with the cost of the CPA Exam? Enter our lottery by Oct. 31 for a chance to win $750!

Participate in the NJCPA Food Drive

Posted on September 17, 2019

The NJCPA Emerging Leaders Council is sponsoring a food drive now through Nov. 15. Bring a non-perishable food contribution to one of our dozens of collection locations and events.

Be a Seminar Moderator

Posted on September 11, 2019

The NJCPA is looking for members interested in attending and moderating seminars at a discounted registration fee.


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