NJCPA Convention & Expo

Agreement on Minimum Wage Reached Between Governor, Legislature

Posted on January 17, 2019

Democratic leaders delivered a compromise on the controversial proposal to increase New Jersey’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.

NJCPA Supports Governor Murphy’s Drive to Foster Small-Business Growth But Not Full Minimum Wage Rise

Posted on January 17, 2019

In Governor Murphy’s first State of the State address on Jan. 15, he spoke about fostering the new economy of New Jersey — a key objective of NJCPA. Here, the NJCPA shares its response to the Governor's address.

IRS Waives Penalty for Many Whose Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax Payments Fell Short in 2018

Posted on January 16, 2019

The IRS is generally waiving the penalty for any taxpayer who paid at least 85 percent of their total tax liability during the year through federal income tax withholding, quarterly estimated tax payments or a combination of the two.

 

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Hot Topics: Section 199A Finalized Regulations

February 21, 2019

The finalized regulations for Section 199A are expected to be released soon. This webinar will cover what you need to know and highlight any changes from the pending regulations.

IssuesWatch Live

March 21, 2019

Governor Phil Murphy will soon be releasing his proposed budget for New Jersey's 2019/20 fiscal year. Join our panel of public policy experts as they analyze elements of the budget and discuss their potential impact and political viability.

IssuesWatch Live (Replay)

March 27, 2019

Governor Phil Murphy will soon be releasing his proposed budget for New Jersey's 2019/20 fiscal year. Join our panel of public policy experts as they analyze elements of the budget and discuss their potential impact and political viability.

 

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Three Ways to Keep Up with Standards

Posted on January 18, 2019

The accounting profession is controlled by standards, and regardless of our viewpoints, adhering to these standards is integral to any practice management plan. To keep up, firms can conduct inhouse seminars throughout the year and encourage staff to join NJCPA interest groups or other professional groups that offer CPE programs.

Beyond Section 199A: Other TCJA Tax Changes

Posted on January 18, 2019

While the Section 199A deduction has overshadowed many of the other various federal tax changes — as it should, it’s a pretty big deal — let’s not forget about additionally important business and individual provisions that will affect just about everyone.

The Cannabis Opportunity

Posted on January 14, 2019

The risks are lower than many accountants think - and the rewards are greater.

 

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How Managers Can Effectively Manage People

Posted on December 31, 2018

As a manager, not only is much more expected of you at this level but another component you are responsible for is effectively managing and fostering the professional growth of the younger professionals underneath you.

3 Lessons "It's a Wonderful Life" Can Teach You About Revenue Recognition

Posted on December 21, 2018

Are your clients in the same kind of danger as the Bailey Building & Loan from "It's a Wonderful Life" movie? They could certainly face unnecessary disruptions if they underestimate the impact of the significant new Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) revenue recognition standard.

How Can Retired Practitioners Help the Next Generation of CPAs?

Posted on December 13, 2018

Have you recently retired or are you currently contemplating retirement in the next year or two? Many retirees choose to spend a portion of their time volunteering and “giving back." What better way to do that than to advise students on local campuses.

 

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Join the Emerging Technologies Interest Group

Posted on June 4, 2018

The Emerging Technologies Interest Group is a new community of NJCPA members intent on sharing and sharpening their knowledge of current and emerging technologies.

Join the Women's Leadership Forum

Posted on May 15, 2018

Join the NJCPA Women's Leadership Forum, a new online community for peer-to-peer support, networking and communication for female NJCPA members.

Be a Seminar Moderator

Posted on April 13, 2018

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

 

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