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Bob Babine’s Massachusetts Brewers Guild article

Partner, Bob Babine, was published this week by the Massachusetts Brewers Guild with his article, “How To Analyze Your Cash Flow.”  In it, he walks readers through a simplified process of managing cash in Excel,

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Marc Bello to present at MCLE’s Trying Divorce Cases

On Friday, October 18, 2019, Marc Bello will present at MCLE’s Trying Divorce Cases workshop. He will provide an overview of business valuation and methodology. The agenda is full of topical and insightful courses, including:

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Accounting & Audit Alert- Nonprofits: New alternatives for reporting goodwill and other intangibles

Did you know that the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) recently extended the simplified private-company accounting alternatives to not-for-profit organizations? Many merging nonprofits, including educational institutions and hospitals, welcome these practical expedients. Here are the

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Did you know?

We launched IT Consulting Services here at Edelstein! As a firm, we have a history of delivering fast, dependable and quality services to our clients and exceeding their tax and accounting expectations. Our IT Consultants

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Jonathan Gorski’s OnlineMBA.com Q&A

In a recent piece from OnlineMBA.com, partner Jonathan Gorski was interviewed about pursuing his MBA as a CPA.  Gorski answered a number of questions about his career path, how his MBA enhanced his career, and

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Emerging Tax Alert- IRS issues final QBI real estate safe harbor rules

Earlier this year, the IRS published a proposed safe harbor giving owners of certain rental real estate interests the opportunity to take advantage of the qualified business income (QBI) deduction. The QBI write-off was created

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Accounting & Audit Alert- Internal audit 2.0

Paperless and continuous auditing trends Technology is altering the traditional approach to internal audits. Instead of reviewing reams of paperwork, today’s auditor is learning to use electronic records. In turn, going paperless facilitates a concept

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Tax Alert- Take advantage of the gift tax exclusion rules

As we head toward the gift-giving season, you may be considering giving gifts of cash or securities to your loved ones. Taxpayers can transfer substantial amounts free of gift taxes to their children and others

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Accounting & Audit Alert- Measuring fair value for financial reporting

Business assets are generally reported at the lower of cost or market value. Under this accounting principle, certain assets are reported at fair value, such as asset retirement obligations and derivatives. Fair value also comes

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Jason Pierce to teach at NACVA workshop

This week, partner Jason Pierce, will teach an all-day course on Business Fraud, Deterrence, and Financial Statement Misrepresentations at the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts’ (NACVA) Foundations of Financial Forensics Workshop.  Attendees will

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