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Urgent Security Alert: Phishing Scam Requesting Login Credentials

Urgent Security Alert: Phishing Scam Requesting Login Credentials

A new email is circulating that’s requesting a “validation” of your login credentials to “add new security measures.” It’s designed to look like a valid email from your tax and accounting software provider, and contains language about valid security updates implemented over the last year. This phishing email is another example of bad actors using … Read More

How to Alleviate the Top Pressures Facing Audit Professionals

How to Alleviate the Top Pressures Facing Audit Professionals

As an audit professional, you face many challenges — including rising staff turnover and fast-changing standards that make it difficult to stay in compliance and stay competitive. Let’s examine three of these pressures, along with some solutions to help make your audit practice a healthy and happy one! Problem: An Unstable Workforce It’s more challenging … Read More

Unemployment Rates and Important Due Dates

Unemployment Rates and Important Due Dates

This month, let’s discuss unemployment rates. Most states set unemployment rates using individual company fund balances, type of industry and experience. The following states also allow companies to “buy down” their individual unemployment rates for the next year by making a voluntary contribution. This calculation is available on the state websites (e.g. Massachusetts … Read More

IRS E-File Application Summary Required Before You Can E-File with Accounting CS and Accounting CS Payroll

IRS E-File Application Summary Required Before You Can E-File with Accounting CS and Accounting CS Payroll

If you haven’t already done so, you’ll need to provide a copy of your IRS e-file application summary before you can electronically file payroll compliance forms via Accounting CS® and Accounting CS Payroll. Keep these things in mind: No action is required if you’ve already completed this process and provided documentation for UltraTax CS e-filing. … Read More