Tax & Accounting Blog

Germany Implements Automatic Exchange of CbC Reporting Information

Germany Implements Automatic Exchange of CbC Reporting Information

While Germany has not yet adopted the country-by-country (CbC) reporting proposals that the Ministry of Finance (MOF) sent to Parliament for consideration on July 13, 2016, on October 25, 2016, Germany published legislation in the official gazette that  the MOF issued on April 12, 2016.  The legislation implements the OECD Multilateral … Read More

‘Thank You’ Email Ideas for Your 2016 Thanksgiving Marketing

‘Thank You’ Email Ideas for Your 2016 Thanksgiving Marketing

It’s time to give thanks. Year-end finds many of us reflecting on the past year, both from a personal as well as a professional perspective. We look forward to celebrating the holidays with our family and friends, attending parties, exchanging gifts and giving thanks for even the smallest blessings we’ve received. We also think about … Read More

Deep Roots

Deep Roots

If you’ve eaten a delicious handful of almonds lately, you can thank California’s Central Valley. The area produces 100 percent of the U.S. almond supply and 82 percent of the world supply. It’s also home to Grimbleby Coleman CPAs, a full-service tax and accounting firm based in Modesto, California, which counts among its clients many … Read More

2016 Pre-Season Guide to Tax Processing

2016 Pre-Season Guide to Tax Processing

Now is the time to get your Accounting CS® application tuned up for tax season. Here are some easy ways to make sure your application is working at its best. Review the system requirements and recommendations Do your current workstations and network systems meet the minimum requirements and recommended specifications for running our applications? … Read More

South Africa Increases Transfer Pricing Documentation Requirements

South Africa Increases Transfer Pricing Documentation Requirements

On October 28, 2016, the South Africa Revenue Service (SARS) issued Notice No. 1334 concerning additional transfer pricing documentation requirements, under Section 29 of the Tax Administration Act, for South African companies with cross-border related-party transactions that exceed R 100 million each year in the aggregate. If the threshold is met, the additional … Read More

The Value of Creativity in Marketing (Plus 5 Inspiring and Tweetable Quotes)

The Value of Creativity in Marketing (Plus 5 Inspiring and Tweetable Quotes)

According to Forbes, getting the word out about your company is a constant challenge, but not impossible when done creatively. In order to win, your brand marketing must be so compelling that it cannot be ignored. Marketing isn’t just about fonts and colors. There is a high value placed on creativity in marketing. How … Read More