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7/2/2020

Finances are tight for many people, so lengthening the life span of phones and other devices is critical. Here are tips for replacing batteries, keeping devices clean and purging unneeded data.

7/2/2020

A new documentary on the program "Roadtrip Nation" provides an inspiring and uplifting look at internal auditing. "In just one hour, the film manages to put a face on the profession that is passionate, inspired, vulnerable, and wholly human," writes IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers.

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7/2/2020

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board has issued a proposed concepts statement on recognition of financial statement elements and a request for comment on preliminary views on revenue and expense recognition model proposals.

7/2/2020

Tax experts update listeners in this podcast on how the 2020 marathon of a tax return filing season is going, whether the coronavirus-related return due date delay until July 15 is long enough, and what other relief taxpayers and their CPAs need.

7/2/2020

The House has passed a five-week extension of the Paycheck Protection Program, one day after the Senate passed the bill. President Donald Trump is expected to sign the extension into law.

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7/2/2020

The coronavirus pandemic might require adjustments to transfer-pricing arrangements, and the time to document the changes is now.

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FM
7/2/2020

Automation tools enable the ability to connect multiple software applications and share data between them. By following these simple steps, almost anyone can do it.

7/2/2020

Are you born with the ability to bounce back, or can you cultivate it? According to Daymond John, ENGAGE keynote speaker, author, entrepreneur and star of ABC's "Shark Tank," it's something you can strengthen. He provides five strategies to help you become more resilient.

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AICPA Insights
7/2/2020

As offices reopen, companies must consider the needs of employees who are at high risk for the coronavirus or who live with someone who is. Here are several tips for addressing these employees' concerns.

7/2/2020

Nonfarm payrolls gained 4.8 million jobs last month, according to the Labor Department, beating expectations from economists surveyed by Dow Jones. The unemployment rate declined to 11.1%.