As tax season approaches, practitioners race to get ready.
Make sure it’s not just your admins using the tools.
Roman H. Kepczyk
Is it work-life balance, or firm-employee balance?
By Beth Bellor
You may want to keep some of these going year round.
By Sandi Leyva
The Accountant’s Accelerator
Miami firm battles workload compression with expanding practice areas, client mix.
By CPA Trendlines
Top trends, metrics, benchmarks, and lessons learned. By Rick Telberg CPA Trendlines For most CPAs, this year’s Busy Season may have been a marked improvement from last year’s, but that doesn’t mean savvy practitioners aren’t already learning new lessons and … Continued
Here’s how to apply neuroscience insights to tax season. NEXT QUESTION: What are the best time-management tips and strategies for busy season? Join the survey. Get the answers.
By Hitendra Patil
The New Normal: A Busy Season that Never Ends By CPA Trendlines Research In a foreshadowing of next year’s Busy Season, a deep dive into CPA Trendlines survey data shows: — Staffing issues that began in 2015 are expected to … 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
…The IRS says 2016 could be even worse. By CPA Trendlines The 2015 filing season was akin to a Tale of Two Cities, according to the IRS’s own watchdog. “For the majority of taxpayers who filed their returns and did … Continued
Analysis shows smaller firms having the most trouble. CPA Trendlines Research CPA Trendlines’ surveys reveal a panoply of gripes from sea to shining sea about tax season: Affordable Care Act. New regulations. Computers. Clients. Even health problems and weather problems … Continued