Additional Regulations Released on New 100-Percent Depreciation

Posted on September 13, 2019

The Treasury Department and the IRS have released final regulations and additional proposed regulations under section 168(k) of the Internal Revenue Code on the new 100-percent additional first-year depreciation deduction that allows businesses to write off most depreciable business assets in the year they are placed in service by the business.

State Board Adopts New Regulations

Posted on September 12, 2019

On Sept. 3, the New Jersey State Board of Accountancy adopted new regulations impacting the CPA profession, licensing and registered CPA firms. The changes, which are effective immediately, address areas such as the technical CPE credit requirement, new formats for CPE and peer review exemption requests.

New Jersey Provides 30-Day Penalty Relief for Corporations

Posted on September 9, 2019

The New Jersey Division of Taxation will automatically waive the late filing penalty for corporation business taxpayers with a properly extended federal return due date of Oct. 15, 2019, if the return is filed by Nov. 15, 2019.


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IssuesWatch Live: Professional Issues Update

September 19, 2019

The accounting profession is rapidly changing due to technology, regulation and the business climate. As a CPA or financial professional, it is imperative that you know where the profession is headed so you can make the necessary changes to be ready for the future.

Business Valuation and Litigation Services Conference

September 24, 2019

Determining the value of a business is no easy feat, especially when emerging technologies and political climate are so unpredictable. This year’s conference will arm FVS professionals with the knowledge to provide reliable and stable analysis for the year.

Surgent's Individual Tax Camp

September 24, 2019

Each year brings its own set of tax planning challenges, and this year is no exception. This course aims to arm tax planners with planning strategies and ideas that wealthy clients and closely held business owners need to consider right now. Learn strategies that can really have an impact on client lives, while also bringing value to you and your firm. The material is current with relevant provisions from The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act.


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Finding and Leveraging Today's Interns for Tomorrow's Success

Posted on September 16, 2019

The more active and visible the firm is, the more opportunities it will have to promote its brand, build relationships and connect with future leaders. While hiring recent graduates has always been important it has now become a critical component of many firms' success.

Changes Looming for Employee Benefit Plan Auditors

Posted on September 16, 2019

More than two years ago, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) issued an exposure draft designed to overhaul employee benefit plan (EBP) auditing standards. The final standard was issued in July 2019 and consists of many changes for plan auditors.

Legislative Initiatives to Help New Jersey CPAs and Businesses

Posted on September 16, 2019

As part of its mission to represent the interests of its members in Trenton and beyond, NJCPA meets with state representatives and the Governor’s office as well as works with various business groups to make New Jersey a more viable place to live and conduct business. Here are some of the initiatives we support.


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What CPAs Actually Need to Know About Blockchain

Posted on September 17, 2019

There remains some confusion as to what blockchain is, what it’s not, and what CPAs actually need to know about as 2020 begins to peak over the horizon. Let's break down blockchain and analyze what CPAs should be paying attention to.

How Data Analytics Can Bring Efficiencies to Your Workflow

Posted on September 5, 2019

Advancements in data analytics will keep coming so staying on top of these changes will help you gain a business advantage. Find out some of the many benefits of using data analytics in your business or practice.

6 Tips for Paying Off Student Loan Debt

Posted on August 28, 2019

The undergraduate or graduate education you received prior to getting your CPA may have come at a hefty price — a ton of student debt. Here is some advice, life hacks and tips for paying back your student loans.


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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.

Do You Have a Relationship with Any of These Lawmakers?

Posted on July 2, 2019

One of the most powerful methods the NJCPA uses to influence state legislators is through direct contacts made by CPAs who have existing relationships with a lawmakers. Please check our list of lawmakers, and join our Keyperson Program if you have a relationship with any of them.

Get Involved

Posted on June 19, 2019

Whether you choose to get involved to gain leadership opportunities, build your resume, increase your organization’s exposure in the accounting industry or give back to the profession, you’ll find a meaningful way to participate in the NJCPA community.​


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