Posts Tagged ‘audit massachusetts’

Wendy McSheffrey quoted in Society for Human Resource Management Article

On November 8, 2019, Audit Manager, Wendy McSheffrey, was quoted in the Society for Human Resource Management article, ‘Correct Retirement Plan Mistakes Before They Soar out of Control.’ The piece explained how documenting steps taken

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Accounting & Audit Alert- GAAP vs. tax-basis: Which is right for your business?

Most businesses report financial performance using U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). But the income-tax-basis format can save time and money for some private companies. Here’s information to help you choose the financial reporting framework

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Accounting & Audit Alert- How to keep track of small tools and equipment

Whether it’s hard hats and drills on a jobsite, iPads in an office or RFID readers in a warehouse, small tools and equipment have a tendency to disappear at many companies. The cost of lost,

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Accounting & Audit Alert- Valuing profits interests in LLCs

The use of so-called “profits interest” awards as a tool to attract and retain skilled workers has increased, as more companies are being structured as limited liability companies (LLCs), rather than as corporations. But accounting

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Accounting & Audit Alert- Reasons why cash is king

In financial reporting, investors and business owners tend to focus on four key metrics: 1) revenue, 2) net income, 3) total assets and 4) net worth. But, when it comes to gauging short-term financial performance

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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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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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Accounting & Audit Alert- Management letters: Have you implemented any changes?

Audited financial statements come with a special bonus: a “management letter” that recommends ways to improve your business. That’s free advice from financial pros who’ve seen hundreds of businesses at their best (and worst) and

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Accounting & Audit Alert- Budgeting is key to a successful start-up

More than half of recent college graduates plan to start a business someday, according to the results of a survey published in August by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Unfortunately, the AICPA

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Accounting & Audit Alert- What to expect during a franchise audit

It’s important for franchisors to periodically audit individual franchisees. These routine “check-ups” are especially valuable in a store’s early years of operations or if performance starts to deteriorate. They can be used to detect symptoms

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