Here Are the Projected 2023 Public Accounting Starting Salaries in Eight HCOL Cities

Going Concern

ICYMI yesterday, we reported that starting salaries for public accounting next year are expected to increase between 2.3% Here are the 2023 public accounting starting salary comparisons for those eight HCOL cities: 1.

Let’s Take a Look at the Projected 2023 Public Accounting Starting Salaries in 12 MCOL Cities

Going Concern

Increases in public accounting starting salaries for next year aren ’t expected to even hit 6% , we reported a couple days ago after examining salary data from Robert Half’s 2022 and its newly released 2023 Accounting & Finance Salary Guides.

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When Is the Right Time to Leave Public Accounting?

Going Concern

When I started in public accounting, one of the audit partner s I worked with shared the elevator metaphor: working in public accounting is like riding an elevator—the longer you stay on, the higher up you will go. Chief accounting officer is probably the pinnacle here.

Listicle of the Day: INSIDE Public Accounting’s Top 500 Firms For 2022

Going Concern

If there’s anything we love here at Going Concern it is an accounting firm dick-measuring contest. INSIDE Public Accounting has blessed us with a fresh Top 500 Firms list which means lots and lots of measuring. Firm Watch News Inside Public Accounting Lists Rankings

Be an Odd Duck: Work on, Not in Your Public Accounting Practice

Speaker: Tom Bowman, CPA of Bowman & Company

It is possible to run an Accounting Firm and never do tax returns or financial statements! Tom Bowman, Owner of Bowman & Company, CPA, PC shares his journey and 10 step process for going from Technician to Business Owner.

How Are Public Accounting Salaries Stacking Up For 2023? (Part 1, Robert Half)

Going Concern

’ Tis the season for Robert Half either inflating or popping your balloon when it comes to projected starting salaries in public accounting for the coming year. So without further ado, here are the starting salary projections in public accounting for 2023.

The Boomerang: Who Says You Can’t Go Back to Public Accounting?

Going Concern

Most people who leave public accounting have absolutely no intention of going back. These days public accounting would probably take you back in a heartbeat if you changed your mind. One of the friends at the dinner worked in finance at a local publicly traded company.

INSIDE Public Accounting Names KROST Best of the Best Firm and Top 100 Firm

KROST

PASADENA, CA – KROST CPAs & Consultants was recognized as the Best of the Best Firm and Top 100 Firm by INSIDE Public Accounting in 2022. The post INSIDE Public Accounting Names KROST Best of the Best Firm and Top 100 Firm appeared first on KROST.

Burned out on public accounting or burned out on your firm? They're not the same thing

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How Are Public Accounting Salaries Stacking Up For 2022? (Part 5, Century Group)

Going Concern

It’s been a minute since we’ve talked about projected salaries for this year in public accounting, and compensation discussions will be happening for many of you in mere months. For more information, here is our previous coverage of 2022 accounting salary projections.

The Moment I Knew I Was Done With Public Accounting For Good

Going Concern

When did you decide you were done with public accounting? Four months before the inspection, one of my large public clients went through a merger and we lost the audit. Another public client in our office gobbled it up for some needed manager-level review and supervision.

If This Field Report on the Talent Shortage is Remotely True Public Accounting is Screwed

Going Concern

The post If This Field Report on the Talent Shortage is Remotely True Public Accounting is Screwed appeared first on Going Concern. news from the trenches talent shortage where have all the accountants gone

INSIDE Public Accounting Names Withum on 2022 Best of the Best Accounting Firms List

Withum

Withum is excited to share that INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) has not only named the Firm on their Annual Best of the Best List but has also named Withum as an IPA 100 Fastest-Growing All Growth Firm and an IPA 100 Fastest-Growing Organic Growth Firm.

CPA Who Gave Up Public Accounting to Drive an 18-Wheeler Says He Made More Money Driving a Truck

Going Concern

In this case, the reader-submitted letter we’re about to share with you was written not to us but to Fortune in regards to this August 15 article about the struggle to find accounting and finance talent (we wrote our own take on Deloitte’s talent retention data , too).

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INSIDE Public Accounting Ranks KROST Among Top 100 Firms in the US in 2021

KROST

Pasadena, CA – INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) named KROST CPAs & Consultants Top 100 Firm, Top 100 Fastest-Growing Organic Growth Firm, Top 100 Fastest-Growing All Growth, and best of the best in 2021. View INSIDE Public Accounting’s 2021 Top 100 Rankings ».

Withum Named Top 25 Firm by Inside Public Accounting

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Marcum Leads Public Accounting In Posting Awkward Busy Season Pizza Party Photos on Social Media

Going Concern

Marcum employees are living that public accounting busy season stereotype one slice of pizza at a time. The post Marcum Leads Public Accounting In Posting Awkward Busy Season Pizza Party Photos on Social Media appeared first on Going Concern.

Partners Jim Bourke and Ed Mendlowitz Rank as Top Influencers in Public Accounting

Withum

Withum’s Jim Bourke and Ed Mendlowitz continue to shape the public accounting landscape and earn respect from their industry peers. ” Mendlowitz offers over 40 years of public accounting experience to those seeking his counsel.

You Know Things Are Bad In Public Accounting When First-Years Are Getting Dragged By Interns

Going Concern

We love a good rant—whether about public accounting in general or about a co-worker, like this one posted on Fishbowl yesterday by a Big 4 intern about a staff 1 he/she works with who sucks at Excel, won’t shut up about work-life balance (or the lack thereof), and has no desire to take the CPA exam.

Withum’s Jim Bourke and Ed Mendlowitz Named in 100 Most Influential People in Public Accounting

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Here’s Your Sign From the Universe to Find a Better Opportunity

Going Concern

Career Center Sponsored Content Technology Auditors Exit opps FloQast Jobs public accounting experienceThe post Here’s Your Sign From the Universe to Find a Better Opportunity appeared first on Going Concern.

If You’re Quitting Public Accounting Try Not to Burn Bridges on Your Way Out In Case You Need to Come Crawling Back

Going Concern

Related article: The Boomerang: Who Says You Can’t Go Back to Public Accounting? The post If You’re Quitting Public Accounting Try Not to Burn Bridges on Your Way Out In Case You Need to Come Crawling Back appeared first on Going Concern.

INSIDE Public Accounting Names Anders A 2022 Best Of The Best Accounting Firm

Anders CPA

Anders has been named one of the 2022 Best of the Best accounting firms in the U.S. One of only 50 to receive this honor from INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA), Anders was among nearly 600 eligible firms that completed IPA’s 32nd Annual Survey and Analysis of Firms.

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Wilkinson to Present at Kentucky Society of Public Accountants Spring Business Conference

Katz,Sapper&Miller

JC Wilkinson, a director in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Business Advisory Group, will present at the Kentucky Society of Public Accountants Spring Business Conference

INSIDE Public Accounting Names KSM a “Best of the Best" Accounting Firm

Katz,Sapper&Miller

Katz, Sapper & Miller has been identified by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) as one of the top 50 accounting firms (over $5 million in revenue) in the country. This is the 15th year that KSM has received this honor

EY Throws a Fit When Your Job Circumstances Change

Going Concern

E&Y Letter to the Editor EY HR horror stories leaving public accounting letter to the editorI got an offer in a corporate role and turned in my two week notice at EY. Everything was fine: HR treated me well and wished me luck in the next chapter of my career.

PwC Canada Is the Latest Big 4 Firm to Get Busted By Regulators For Employees Cheating on Internal Training Courses

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These KPMGers took part in an answer-sharing scheme—either by providing or receiving answers—on mandatory training courses covering topics that included independence, auditing, and accounting. 24 and $200,000 by the Canadian Public Accountability Board on Feb.

Best Practices to Prepare for Client Meetings

PASBA

As an accountant, your clients depend on you to provide them with the most current financial data available. Your fellow members at Professional Accounting Small Business Association (PABSA) can give you more information on how they make client meetings as efficient as possible. PASBA feature accounting advice accounting clients accounting firm business owners certified public accountant client communication client meetings client services cpa prepare small business owners

How to Stay Profitable With an All-Remote Team

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These great resources are provided by our partners at Jetpack Workflow, the leading workflow software provider for accountants and bookkeepers. PASBA feature accounting clients accounting firm accounting firms business owners certified public accountant client communication client experience client touchpoints happy clients join pasba professional accounting association small business accounting association

AICPA, CPA.com Roll Out Tool For PPP Forgiveness

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To automate the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) forgiveness procedure for small- to medium-sized business (SMB) owners, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and CPA.com rolled out the PPPForgivenessTool.com website.

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AICPA, Biz2Credit Launch PPP Portal For CPAs To Help SMBs

PYMNTS

To help certified public accountant (CPA) firms advising small- to medium-sized businesses ( SMBs ) on Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) forgiveness and additional financing choices, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) along with its CPA.com division and Biz2Credit said in an announcement that they are rolling out the CPALoanPortal.com platform.

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How to Change Accountants, & Why You’d Want a Change

LSLCPAs

Changing accountants could very possibly be the best thing you do all year. The post How to Change Accountants, & Why You’d Want a Change appeared first on LSL CPAs.

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US Local Governments And The Slow Death Of The Check

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State agencies handle disbursements for property refunds, public programs, taxes and more, and many are still clinging to paper checks as part of their processes, even as they adopt ACH or direct debit payments.

Aussie Accountants Brace For Industry Disruption

PYMNTS

Australia’s Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) is urging its members to “future-proof” their businesses as the industry heads toward disruption. Reports in Money Management on Thursday (March 15) said the IPA’s Vice President, Sam Zervides, issued a statement encouraging accountants to collaborate and explore value-added services, particularly for small businesses (SMBs).

AICPA News: May 2022

CPA Practice

AICPA News is a round-up of recent announcements from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Accounting & Audit

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Anders Jumps 11 Spots to #89 on IPA Top 100 Firms for 2022

Anders CPA

After joining INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA)’s list of Top 100 firms at #100 in 2021, Anders jumped 11 spots in 2022 to #89. based accounting firms based on net revenues. This is IPA’s 32nd annual ranking of the largest accounting firms in the nation.

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KSM Honored as a Top 50 Accounting Firm for 19th Year

Katz,Sapper&Miller

Katz, Sapper & Miller has been named one of the “Best of the Best” accounting firms in the country by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) for a 19th time

Anders Names 6 New Partners for 2023

Anders CPA

in Business Administration, Marketing and Accounting. Her clients have benefited from Lesley’s exhaustive experience with various consulting services, including accounting process and internal control improvements, as well as quality of earnings analysis and financial statement due diligence.

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Tim Cook Named CEO and President of Katz, Sapper & Miller

Katz,Sapper&Miller

Katz, Sapper & Miller, Indianapolis’ largest certified public accounting firm, announced the election of Tim Cook, a 17-year KSM veteran, as its next firm leader.

Sean McKenzie Named To Best Accountants List

Anders CPA

Louis Small Business Monthly’s Best Accountants list for 2022. The 2022 SBM Best Accountants list features 26 local accountants voted the best in St. Read the full list of Best Accountants in the October 2022 edition of St. Sean McKenzie, CPA, has been named to St.

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Making a Difference

KROST

One of the most eye-opening experiences I ever had in my professional career was within the first two months of starting my public accounting journey.

Come See Us at AICPA Engage 2022! | Canopy

Canopy Accounting

After more than one year of staying indoors and working remotely, Canopy is excited to get back out there and attend our first in-person trade show in over a year: the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Engage 2022, which runs from June 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nevada with a virtual option as well.

Accounting Firm Website: 7 Must-haves

Patriot Software

There are 46,000 public accounting firms in the United States. And let’s say that at least half of those firms (23,000) have an accounting firm website. Accountant ProfessionalThere are over one billion websites in the world. Scrap that.