Crumbling firm infrastructures, succession, the economy, staffing shortages, and shake-outs. By CPA Trendlines Annual MAP Survey The new Rosenberg MAP Survey reveals a few significant things about the state of the accounting business—that growth and profit-per-partner are growing at a negligible … Continued
1% of users represent 75% of the security hazards.
By Rick Richardson
Technology This Week
A major cloud security company says that we need to focus on user behavior as the biggest risk.
The tax and accounting profession appears to have finally recovered from the early-century financial scandals and disasters to hit a new high in public opinion, according to a new survey reviewed by CPA Trendlines.
Dozens of contributors and commentators named among profession’s “most influential.”
Accountants slow to adopt integrated solutions. By CPA Trendlines Small businesses that use cloud-based software to support critical business functions make more money than those that don’t, according to research reviewed by CPA Trendlines. Companies surveyed who are embracing the … Continued
The number of practitioners reporting major issues with code & reg changes doubles. By CPA Trendlines Research Across the country, a lot of CPAs felt downright punished this busy season as they got hit by problems from all sides. Nobody … Continued
Staff woes contribute to major tax season problems By CPA Trendlines Research The 2015 busy season may be one for the records. According to this year’s CPA Trendlines Busy Season Survey, more than a third of the nation’s tax preparers … Continued
Tax code changes emerge as prime cause of ‘worse’ tax seasons for many professionals. By CPA Trendlines Research A fresh analysis of the data from the 2015 CPA Trendlines Busy Season Survey turns up several worsening situations in American tax … Continued
Join the survey. Get the results. Early results from the new 2015 CPA Trendlines Technology Trends Survey are already suggesting some tantalizing clues to today’s pressing questions on: Competitive factors in growth, profitability, and salaries, Best practices in operations and productivity, and Technology … Continued