The WashingtonCPA is a quarterly magazine produced by the WSCPA for its members. The magazine includes articles on various accounting, tax, and professional development topics, as well as profiles of individual WSCPA members and a fun crossword!

Below, you'll find the most recent magazine articles formatted for the web.

The WashingtonCPA Articles

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    The Power of Your Story

    by Kimberly Scott, CAE, WSCPA President & CEO | Oct 17, 2018
    The personal stories of our members are fascinating. Kimberly Scott, WSCPA President & CEO visited many different areas of the state this summer and early fall to meet with members, and left every event with a new list of members to follow up with, or interesting stories she could not wait to share.
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    Global Intangible Low-Taxed Income

    by Moses Man, CPA | Oct 09, 2018
    The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), signed into law on December 21, 2017, resulted in sweeping changes in the US tax laws for the first time since 1986. While much of the focus has been placed on TCJA’s impacts on domestic activities of individuals and businesses (e.g., 20 percent pass through deduction, lower corporate tax rate), the impact on international activities also warrants a similar level of attention and analysis.
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    Taxpayer-Friendly 20% Business Deduction Proposed Regulations Issued

    by Gregory L, White, CPA | Oct 09, 2018
    On August 8, the IRS released taxpayer-friendly proposed regulations on the new qualifying business income deduction (QBID). The QBID is generally allowed for 20 percent of an individual or trust’s business income. In total, the regulations were 184 pages long. This article focuses on a few of the more interesting provisions of the regulations.
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    Surviving and Thriving in Disruptive Times: The New WSCPA Strategic Plan

    by Kirsten Duke, CPA and Kimberly Scott, CAE | Aug 13, 2018
    With today’s breakneck pace of technological change, marketplace globalization, regulatory complexity, and workforce changes, disruption is real. It is transforming all business and the CPA profession.The WSCPA is committed to support you in this journey in a thoughtful way. Follow the WSCPA as we change too.
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    Announcing New WSCPA, CPAPAC, and Washington CPA Foundation Logos

    by WSCPA | Aug 13, 2018
    See our new logos for WSCPA, CPAPAC, Washington CPA Foundation, and logos you can use as a member of the WSCPA.
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Read the Digital Version of The WashingtonCPA

Below, find the full digital version of the most recent issue of The WashingtonCPA, as well as a link to the full magazine archive.

Winter 2019

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