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    AICPA Proposes Common Language for Cybersecurity Risk Reporting and Assurance

    by Paul Carboni | Oct 18, 2016
    The world faces increasing risks related to cyberattacks—hacks, phishing scams, data breaches and other threats. CPAs are uniquely positioned to communicate an organization's cybersecurity risk to relevant stakeholders. The AICPA is proposing two criteria to standardize the way CPAs communicate this information. Read on to find out what the criteria are, and how you can weigh in.
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    Using Excel's Flash Fill Tool to Clean Up a QuickBooks Trial Balance

    by K2 Enterprises | Oct 05, 2016
    Excel 2013 introduced Flash Fill, a great feature for manipulating data in a number of ways. You can use Flash Fill to format data, parse or split apart data, and concatenate or join data. Read on to learn how you can use Flash Fill to clean up a QuickBooks-generated Trial Balance report.
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    Supporting the CPAPAC: Why Your Contribution is Important

    by Kimberly Scott, CAE | Oct 04, 2016
    The WSCPA is the only professional association advocating for CPAs in Olympia. When you contribute to the CPAPAC, you provide essential support to the WSCPA’s advocacy efforts. Read on to see what the CPAPAC has accomplished in recent years.
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    Employers Demanding Extensive Strategic Skills from Finance Professionals

    by Paul Carboni | Oct 03, 2016
    A new era of business is dawning as organizations look for finance staff with a broader mix of competencies. Employers are demanding finance professionals with management accounting and business skills, as well as people and presentation skills. The fact is, there is a shortage of such people. Will you help fill the need?
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    U.S. House Passes Mobile Workforce Bill; WSCPA Urges Senate Action

    by Paul Carboni | Sep 23, 2016
    The United States House of Representatives passed a bill that would establish a uniform national standard governing the withholding of state income taxes for nonresident employees on September 21, 2016. Read more about how this important step may help simplify our tax code.
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