Creating a firm's elevator pitch

Articulating goals quickly and clearly is one of the most important keys to earning clients and recruits.


Why business owners don’t buy coaching from their accountant

Business owners and entrepreneurs are sometimes notoriously closed off to advice from others, including from their own accountant.


Atlas Tax Advisors teams with CPAs on tax planning

Atlas Tax Advisors is partnering with accounting firms on provide tax planning and wealth management services for clients.


Latino tax pros ally with Paychex for payroll, HR

Members of the Latino Tax Professionals Association now have access to many more resources.


H&R Block offers prep scholarships to military spouses

The tax prep chain granted more than $200,000 in similar funds in 2016.


Groups weigh in with SEC on PCAOB audit report standard

Accounting and financial firms and business groups are sending comment letters to the Securities and Exchange Comment ahead of a deadline Friday for approving a new standard from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board on expanding the scope of audit reports.


Cloud security — from all angles

A CPA, CIO and CEO walk into a bar…and weigh in on why cybersecurity concerns are slowing adoption of more efficient technology.


CSTC partners to protect tax pros from hackers

California Society of Tax Consultants members can now get VeriFyle for free.


Uber adds business expensing features

Uber has updated its Uber for Business program with new expensing, billing and reporting features for corporate users of the ride-hailing app.


Bipartisan support for small business R&D Credit bill

New legislation would require the IRS and the SBA to educate businesses on the subject.