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Big Data Aggregation Changing the Face of Client Write-Up

Big Data Aggregation Changing the Face of Client Write-Up

What’s the buzz with Big Data, and what does it mean to us as tax and accounting professionals? Big data, the cloud, artificial intelligence, API’s…all terms we see, but it’s hard to know what’s relevant to your firm and where to invest our learning resources. This article is my best attempt to connect the dots … Read More

Cyberattacks are here to stay – protect your organization with these 10 best practices

Cyberattacks are here to stay – protect your organization with these 10 best practices

By Joseph Raczynski Technologist, Thomson Reuters Our online connections can be downright frightening! The diabolical among us seize every opportunity to plunder our personal information. In fact, FireEye, a leading cybersecurity corporation, has some startling statistics to support this. When conducting an audit of 1,200 companies, they found that 97 percent of the … Read More

Top 3 Ways Accounting Firms Can Protect Client Data

Top 3 Ways Accounting Firms Can Protect Client Data

Blog, Organizations May 11, 2018

As accounting firms know, they have the responsibility to protect client data both ethically and legally under various laws, regulations and professional standards, such as the Gramm-Leach Bliley Act (GLBA), which was enacted to protect consumers’ private financial information by restricting the collection and disclosure of nonpublic personal information and imposing certain security … Read More