Tax & Accounting Blog

Baffled About Blockchain?

Baffled About Blockchain?

As accountants, we live by ledgers and transactions. We should know, then, that an emerging technology has the potential to revolutionize these fundamental elements of our business — and, quite possibly, much more. “Blockchain is a big mystery to many people in the accounting profession,” says Jon Baron, managing director of the Thomson Reuters Tax … Read More

What Do Moore’s Law, Smartphones and Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers Have in Common?

What Do Moore’s Law, Smartphones and Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers Have in Common?

One of my favorite activities in the summer is meeting up with friends, family and neighbors over a barbeque or fish fry. Generally, I can be counted on to provide my favorite treat, bacon-wrapped stuffed jalapeño peppers (known as poppers, and seriously, they’re life-changing). My neighbor Blake has a different favorite activity that he enjoys … Read More

Security Breach: Is Your Office the Next Target?

Security Breach: Is Your Office the Next Target?

With identity theft being the fastest growing crime in America and cybercriminals specifically targeting tax professionals, chances are your office could be the next target of a security breach. According to the IRS, cybercriminals worldwide are actively targeting tax professionals in an effort to steal taxpayer information that would allow them to file fraudulent tax … Read More