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IRS Expands Penalty Waiver for Those Whose Tax Withholding and Estimated Tax Payments Fell Short in 2018

Posted on March 22, 2019

The IRS is lowering to 80 percent the threshold required to qualify for relief. The usual threshold is 90 percent to avoid a penalty.

70 Percent of New Jersey CPAs Polled Say Governor Murphy’s Proposed Budget Will Make NJ’s Economy Worse

Posted on March 21, 2019

More than 38 percent of respondents said the state’s economy would become “significantly worse” and 32 percent said it would become “marginally worse.” Only 12 percent said it would be better and 17 percent said it would “stay the same.”

Bill to Help Pass-Through Business Owners Passes Assembly Committee

Posted on March 19, 2019

A bill that would allow New Jersey flow-through entities to pay entity-level taxes on their net taxable income instead of having these individual business owners pay the New Jersey gross income tax passed the Assembly Appropriations Committee on March 18.


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Business and Industry Conference

April 18, 2019

Take advantage of this all-in-one workshop for CPAs working in private industry. Top instructors will share leadership secrets that CFOs and financial accountants can take advantage of. Choose from 3 sets of breakout sessions focusing on personal growth, internal audits, cost of capital, compliance and financial statements. Close the day with a discussion on lessons learned from 3 business veterans.

Hot Topics: Artificial Intelligence and Big Data

April 18, 2019

How can artificial intelligence and big data help your organization succeed? This webinar will explore these technologies and identify the opportunities that each one presents.

Management of an Accounting Practice: Staffing and Succession Planning

May 8, 2019

How can you compete in today's market? Learn success strategies that sole practitioners and small firms can leverage to increase retention and stay a cut above the competition. Our experts will identify staffing and succession planning problems and solutions to ready your firm for the future.


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Highlights of Opportunity Zone Tax Benefits

Posted on March 20, 2019

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act generally allows a deferral of capital gains that are reinvested in certain designated areas called Opportunity Zones. Learn what you need to know to qualify for this tax benefit.

Talking to Clients About Tax Extensions

Posted on March 19, 2019

Because of tax reform, more people than usual may face tax extensions this year. That means that CPAs will likely be talking to clients who have had little or no exposure to these kinds of filings.

6 Things to Know About Recent Changes to the Accountancy Act

Posted on March 18, 2019

On Jan. 31, 2019, Governor Murphy signed into law numerous changes to the Accountancy Act of 1997 that bring New Jersey’s laws up to date with other states/jurisdictions and the Uniform Accountancy Act. So, how do these statutory changes affect the state’s CPAs?


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11 Essential Factors for Planning Your Annual Partner Meeting

Posted on March 22, 2019

Getting your firm to the next level of success is about inspiring change, unleashing talented partners, making critical business decisions, and making contributions to the firm’s long-term future.

How Volunteering Spurs Professional Growth

Posted on February 28, 2019

The NJCPA is extremely fortunate to have a community of members who give so much of themselves. What I’ve learned from them has made me a better volunteer. And it's helped them grow too.

Remembering What’s Irreplaceable During Busy Season

Posted on February 19, 2019

As busy season ramps up, it’s important to remember that amid the hustle of client work and late nights, taking the time to slow down and have a conversation with your clients is irreplaceable.


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Submit a Nomination for the Ovation Awards

Posted on January 31, 2019

Honor a superstar whose exemplary efforts and stellar achievements are advancing New Jersey’s accounting profession. Nominate a peer, a colleague or yourself today for the NJCPA's new Ovation Awards.

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.


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