Tax & Accounting Blog

The Hidden Benefits of Workflow Management

The Hidden Benefits of Workflow Management

Sometime around January 1, many tax and accounting professionals promised themselves they would be lean by the summer—and I’m not referring to waistlines. Well, summer is here, and I’m guessing many of you are working with the same inefficiencies that frustrated you throughout this tax season and tax seasons past. Fortunately, summer is the perfect … Read More

Department of Labor Releases New Overtime Wage Thresholds

Department of Labor Releases New Overtime Wage Thresholds

On May 17, 2016, President Obama announced new wage thresholds for nonexempt wage earners to be subject to overtime. The old limits of $23,660 and $100,000 for high earner test have been in place since August of 2004. The new wage thresholds become effective on December 1, 2016. The final regulation should be available on … Read More

Getting Everyone on Board

Getting Everyone on Board

Whether you’re replacing a staff member, bringing on seasonal help or expanding your practice, it’s important to make sure every new employee has all the necessary skills to succeed. Unfortunately, not every firm appreciates the value of a strategic onboarding plan or how critical it is to provide ongoing training to team members. “The vast … Read More