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  • May 01, 2020

    CPA Voice: Prevent your company from going extinct

    “Change or die” might sound harsh, but M.J. Clark says it’s what she tells most of her clients.
  • May 01, 2020

    More Gateway FAQs

    It’s now been one month since the launch of the modernized Ohio Business Gateway (OBG). On July 25, the Ohio Department of Taxation announced it will not assess a penalty or charge additional interest to those it can verify have been impacted by recent issues with the OBG.
  • May 01, 2020

    Nurturing brand advocates through social media

    Organizations are increasingly using social media to reach their key audiences – a trend that is sure not to slow down any time soon. In fact, it will likely only continue to evolve even faster as brands get smarter.
  • May 01, 2020

    Automation is coming: Are you ready?

    As advances in automation, manufacturing and artificial intelligence continue, businesses across Ohio are wrestling with what it all means for their workforce and the economy.
  • May 01, 2020

    You’re invited!

    The University of Akron’s George W. Daverio School of Accountancy invites CPAs and other professionals with an interest in taxation to a professional outreach event of the Master of Taxation program.
  • May 01, 2020

    Bill would protect boards from antitrust damages

    Legislation introduced in Congress last week would help ensure that members of state regulatory boards are not deterred from serving because of the potential for legal damages related to their public service.
  • May 01, 2020

    OSCPA member appointed to State Audit Committee

    OSCPA member Ann Gabriel, Ph.D., was recently selected to join the State Audit Committee, following a recommendation from the Ohio Society of CPAs.
  • May 01, 2020

    FASB tries to make lease accounting implementation easier

    Two recent Accounting Standard Updates, ASU 2018-10 and 2018-11 have updated the leases standard once again.
  • May 01, 2020

    CERTIFIED: The end is in sight

    To prepare for a test for months, then come away from it confident you did well is a good feeling. That was Donald Jungquist’s mood after he completed the Audit section of the CPA exam.
  • May 01, 2020

    Show, don’t tell when communicating financials

    “A picture is worth a thousand words” is about as scientifically accurate as clichés get. And it’s an important principle for financial professionals to keep in mind when they need to share information.
  • May 01, 2020

    Yellow Book gets first makeover since 2011

    The Government Accountability Office last month released an updated edition of the “Yellow Book” on Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards, the first revision since 2011.
  • May 01, 2020

    Hinkle System at the center of IPA talk

    The Ohio Auditor’s office next week is hosting an event that – among other things – will help Independent Public Accountants understand the state’s “Hinkle System” for filing unaudited financial statements.
  • May 01, 2020

    Women's Initiatives news from around the web: Aug. 6 - 10

    In case you missed them, here are some recent interesting women's initiatives news items from around the web.
  • May 01, 2020

    Study: Women more likely to live in poverty after retirement

    Women are more likely to be impoverished in old age compared to men, according to a new study from Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. Women retirees and pre-retirees expect to exhaust their retirement savings five years early, while men expect their retirement savings to last beyond their retirement, according to the report.
  • May 01, 2020

    CERTIFIED: Worth the effort

    The hours of studying, the expense, the stress: they’ve all added up to passing every section of the CPA exam for Janeen Smith-Hughes.
  • May 01, 2020

    The future of audit: Taking advantage of the latest technology

    Artificial intelligence, data analytics, blockchain and cloud computing are creating opportunities for auditors to become more efficient.
  • May 01, 2020

    Gabriel looks forward to serving on State Audit Committee

    Ann Gabriel, Ph.D., who was recently selected to join the State Audit Committee, following a recommendation from the Ohio Society of CPAs, says she is “very much excited” about the role.
  • May 01, 2020

    CERTIFIED: Moving the goal post

    The CPA exam is a marathon that will test your stamina and commitment. Kimberly Price knows this well.
  • May 01, 2020

    College ambassadors look to spread awareness of accounting opportunities

    For college students, the world is full of exciting possibilities. Members of The Ohio Society of CPAs’ 2018-2019 class of College Ambassadors are determined to ensure they consider accounting to be one of those.
  • May 01, 2020

    Women's Initiatives news from around the web: Aug. 20 - 24

    In case you missed them, here are some recent interesting women's initiatives news items from around the web, including why well-being doesn't have to be perfect.