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(Closed) SYNERGY 2014 Question of the Week: Where in the World Are You Traveling From to Attend?

(Closed) SYNERGY 2014 Question of the Week: Where in the World Are You Traveling From to Attend?

Answer the question at the bottom of this post and you could win a ONESOURCE prize pack!  SYNERGY 2014 is an exceptional opportunity to network with tax professionals in different industries across the nation. But did you know SYNERGY reaches far beyond Washington D.C., with global conferences occurring in London, Sydney, and São Paulo?  Whether … Read More

Body Bags, Crypts and Caskets – Sales Tax on Morticians to get you in the Halloween Spirit

Body Bags, Crypts and Caskets – Sales Tax on Morticians to get you in the Halloween Spirit

On October 2nd the New Jersey Division of Taxation issued Technical Bulletin 74 regarding the taxability of purchases made by morticians, undertakers, and funeral directors. Reading through the list of items commonly purchased sends shivers down my spine.  These are my favorite items from the list and an indication of … Read More

Security of land rights and economic development in Nigeria

Security of land rights and economic development in Nigeria

Aumentum, Blog October 9, 2014

Minister Ngozi argued that Nigeria’s growth rate, economic diversification and size have transformed the country into an “economic powerhouse.” On Wednesday, Thomson Reuters co-hosted an event with Her Excellency Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy for Nigeria, at the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC. Minister Ngozi used her speech and … Read More

(Closed) SYNERGY 2014 Question of the Week: What do South By Southwest (SXSW) and SYNERGY have in common?

(Closed) SYNERGY 2014 Question of the Week: What do South By Southwest (SXSW) and SYNERGY have in common?

Answer the question at the bottom of this post and you could win a ONESOURCE prize pack!  When you think of “best in breed” conferences, South by Southwest (SXSW) may rise to the top of the list for music, film and interactive.  But what makes this conference in Texas’ state capital such a huge success? … Read More