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What Automation Can Do For Your Accounting Firm | Canopy

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Across all industries, businesses will run into necessary yet time-consuming repetitive tasks. The same is true for those in the accounting industry. So, what can you do to ease the burden? Well, thankfully there is an answer—automation.


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Different Payments Types Explained


With inflation discussions dominating the conversation today, it is more important than ever to decrease your days sales outstanding (DSO). This not only increases your cash flow but reduces the risk across your business.

2022 Q3 Tax Calendar for Businesses and Other Employers


Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the third quarter of 2022. Keep in mind that this list isn’t all-inclusive, so there may be additional deadlines that apply to you.

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Global Accounting Principles and Commission Capitalization

Speaker: Ryan Dillard, Chief of Staff Director at CBIZ ARC Consulting LLC; Kelly Hicks, Global Controller at Airbase

Join us for this webinar, where Airbase Controller Kelly Hicks and Ryan Dillard, a Director at CBIZ ARC Consulting, explore how to approach capitalizing global sales commissions.

When do I have to start collecting out of state sales tax? Part 1


Online retailers face a lot of challenges today. Sales tax obligations are among them. It’s been four years since these obligations began landing on businesses’ plates nationwide, and the situation isn’t getting any easier.

IRS grilled over fake charity fraud schemes

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Valuing ESOPs


Employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) provide tax-saving opportunities for business owners who want to cash out and transfer ownership to employees without immediately giving up control of the business.

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When do I have to start collecting out of state sales tax? Part 2


Understanding economic and physical nexus and the taxability of your products and services goes a long way to ensuring your sales tax compliance. But nothing’s that simple with sales tax. Here’s a look at a few other things you should keep in mind – including how to avoid hefty penalties.

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Revamped CPA exam will bring big changes

Accounting Today

Accounting education Accounting CPA Exam AICPA Audit preparation

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3 Ways People Operations Impacts Fundraising Success


More than ever, startup founders and investors recognize the importance of cultivating an engaged, high-performing team and the work that goes into building and maintaining a strong company culture. In Read More.


5 Ways to Improve DE&I in the Workplace

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are critical for an organization’s success. And companies that take bold action to help ensure an inclusive workplace will win every time. Discover how your company can create a culture that celebrates DE&I while achieving higher revenue and growth.

Your Estate Plan: Don’t Forget About Income Tax Planning


As a result of the current estate tax exemption amount ($12.06 million in 2022), many people no longer need to be concerned with federal estate tax. Before 2011, a much smaller amount resulted in estate plans attempting to avoid it.

EY Is Leaving $10 Billion in Consulting Fees On the Table If It Doesn’t Split, Says Global Chairman Carmine Di Sibio

Going Concern

In comments to Financial Times , EY Global Chairman and CEO Carmine Di Sibio says splitting consulting and audit “would win its consulting division up to $10bn in extra fees by liberating it from conflicts of interest that block partnerships with the world’s largest tech groups.”

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Freelancers and gig workers facing tax challenges

Accounting Today

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Accounting for Payment Gateways: Shopify Payments vs Alternative Shopify Payment Methods


What makes Shopify accounting special for thousands of e-commerce businesses? Firstly, it’s the option to connect several payment gateways to your online store. Secondly, the ability to accept Shopify POS and manual payments in addition to online orders.

Virtual Cards — Everything You Need To Know

Speaker: Eoin Hession, Controller at Recharge

Even though virtual cards have been part of the payments system for over ten years, there remains a lack of clarity around how they work and their value to companies large and small. In this webinar, Eoin Hession, Controller at Recharge, talks about how his company uses virtual cards in their operations. Sign up today!

Is Your Corporation Eligible for the Dividends-Received Deduction?


There’s a valuable tax deduction available to a C corporation when it receives dividends. The “dividends-received deduction” is designed to reduce or eliminate an extra level of tax on dividends received by a corporation.

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Friday Footnotes: New Managers Share Wisdom; KPMG Praised??; PwC Creeps Leave | 7.22.22

Going Concern

What new managers wish they’d known [ Journal of Accountancy ] “Having responsibility doesn’t mean I can’t be a little firm with my team. I learned how to say ‘no.'”

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Survey: Accountants are burning out

Accounting Today

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ERTC and the IRS: Biggest Considerations Before Claiming the Employee Retention Tax Credit

Anders CPA

The Employee Retention Tax Credit (ERTC) is gaining more and more attention as companies are discovering that they have through the end of 2023 (for 2020) and 2024 (for 2021) to amend their previously submitted 941s.

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How to Write OKRs: 45 Effective Examples

Many companies are embracing objectives and key results (OKRs) as the best practice for committing to goals and following through. Objectives are outcomes that reflect current company priorities. Each employee should write OKRs that roll up to larger company goals.

How Do Taxes Factor into an M&A Transaction?


Although merger and acquisition activity has been down in 2022, there are still companies being bought and sold. If your business is considering merging with or acquiring another business, it’s important to understand how the transaction will be taxed under current law.

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Deloitte’s Prized Playground Might Be Getting Even Larger

Going Concern

Deloitte University, known more for its delicious brisket and hash brown cheese casserole served in the facility ’s cafeteria than its intended purpose of training Green Dot younglings, might be expanding its campus in Westlake, TX, depending on how local government officials vote on the proposed expansion.

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EY suffers payroll problem

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Alabama Amends Alabama Accountability Act – Increased Alabama Income Tax Credit Available

Dent Moses

Overview. Governor Ivey recently signed Senate Bill 261 into law, which increases the tax credit for contributions made to Scholarship Granting Organizations (“SGO”).

Building Smart with Distributed Teams

Speaker: Sam Ross, General Counsel at Remote; Jenny Bloom, former CFO at Zapier & Darren Murph, Head of Remote at GitLab

It’s clear that distributed teams are here to stay in some form or another. Adapting to this reality means finding the right systems and processes that support remote workers — including international ones — while controlling for risks and communication challenges. Watch to find out more!

IRS Issues Mid-Year Business Mileage Rate Increase


Business owners are aware that the price of gas is historically high, which has made their vehicle costs soar. The average nationwide price of a gallon of unleaded regular gas on June 17 was $5, compared with $3.08 a year earlier, according to the AAA Gas Prices website.

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KPMG Poaches Someone From Grant Thornton and Issues a Press Release, Part IV

Going Concern

It ‘s been awhile since we paid attention to people leaving Grant Thornton for KPMG and vice versa, but this news that was made public yesterday is a biggie: well-known Grant Thornton Chief Economist Diane Swonk turned in her purple rose after more than four years with the firm and has joined the House of Klynveld in that same role.

TIGTA: IRS cybersecurity falls short on 17 of 20 metrics

Accounting Today

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Happy 21st Birthday To The Dancing Accountant!

Nancy McClelland, LLC

It’s true — our little CPA firm is officially old enough to drink, so let’s raise a glass to the wild ride it’s been.

The First 90 Days: Onboarding Checklist

Connect with your people from day one with this development and engagement checklist.

Partially Empty Offices Can Be Fertile Ground For Theft


If most of your employees have worked from home since the start of the pandemic or are only gradually transitioning back to onsite work, your office may be emptier than in pre-COVID days. This can make theft easier.

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Rumor: Is Some Culture Drama Going Down at Grant Thornton?

Going Concern

We received a tip about a situation over at Grant Thornton that may or may not have any basis in reality but since the only time Grant Thornton ever gets mentioned here is to get made fun of over being so bad at auditing (it’s getting better OK!)

Big Four audit firms dangle higher pay to keep Singapore talent

Accounting Today

Singapore Deloitte EY KPMG International accounting PwC Audit Recruiting

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Not-for-Profits in the Know Webinar Series: In-Kind Donation Reporting is Changing

Anders CPA

With new reporting guidelines issued for in-kind donation reporting, is your organization prepared to implement these changes?

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Telling a Great Story with Data

Speaker: Jeff Epstein, Operating Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, & Aneal Vallurupalli, CFO at Airbase

Data can create and even change a story — this is a key theme in an enlightening discussion between Jeff Epstein, Operating Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, and Aneal Vallurupalli, CFO at Airbase. Watch the video to discover how!