Tax & Accounting Blog

Trump’s Changes to the Tax Code Could Spell Big Changes for Professional Tax Preparers

Trump’s Changes to the Tax Code Could Spell Big Changes for Professional Tax Preparers

As of the time of this writing, the Trump Administration has released a high-level plan for significant changes to the U.S. Tax Code – ones which, if effected, could translate into significant changes to the work performed by professional tax preparers. The seven key tenets to the plan are as follows: Reducing the seven marginal … 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

Transforming the market – one customer at a time

Transforming the market – one customer at a time

With more than 89,000 local governments in the United States—including 3,031 counties—creating a seamless platform to serve the diverse needs and nuances of government land and property tax administrations across the nation was no small challenge. Yet, today, after years of careful strategic planning, development and implementation, we are entering a new chapter of our … Read More

Land management in Stafford County: A cautionary tale

Land management in Stafford County: A cautionary tale

By Scott Mayausky Commissioner of Revenue, Stafford County During the 2017 World Bank Land and Poverty Conference held recently in Washington D.C., I had the opportunity to discuss property tax and land management practices with delegates from around the world, including several from Nigeria, Zimbabwe, and other African nations. The theme of this year’s conference … Read More