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What's New at the Society?


 
Unlimited CPE for NYSSCPA Members

Introducing a New Member Benefit!
 
NYSSCPA members now have free unlimited access to CPE courses in our Self Study Course Catalog.
 
"I enjoy the online CPE because it allows for me to stay up-to-date with pertinent accounting issues while studying on my own time. I can pause the sessions and resume at my convenience. I feel the CPE is highly relevant as a majority of the sessions have lecturers who are experts in their field. The online interface that NYSSCPA utilizes is user friendly and allows me to easily sort by topic."
– Greg Kozerski, Jr., NYSSCPA Member

 
 
The New NYSSCPA Career Center

Whether you're an employer looking for your next great hire, or a job seeker looking for your next great opportunity, the NYSSCPA Career Center is here to assist you.

Employers: Post Job Descriptions Here
Job Seekers: View Open Positions Here

 
 
Get Money Smart

The cost of financial ignorance is high.

Check out these materials and consider attending one of our free events to learn more about taxes, credit, debt, budgeting, the basics of investing and learning activities for children.

 
 
The NYSSCPA Technical Helpline

Stumped? Get CPA expertise through the technical helpline!

Email your inquires to technicalhelpline@nysscpa.org.

 

The Latest From Our Publications


Read the November/December 2022 Issue on


CPAJournal.com

As the COVID-19 pandemic becomes the “Covid Era,” all businesses have faced decisions about how best to adapt their operations, workplace, and human resources to a new and still-changing environment. With this uncertainty comes stress, for leaders and managers as well as professionals and staff. Managing and dealing with stress is not just a desirable soft skill; it is increasingly crucial for maintaining a functional work environment.

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  • Job Satisfaction Surveys Often Fail to Satisfy
    Jan 31, 2023
    When assessing ongoing workplace issues such as stress and lack of engagement, companies still cannot assess job satisfaction accurately, despite spending hundreds of millions of dollars on those efforts.
  • Survey: Gen-Z Members See Technology as Key to a Sustainable Future
    Jan 30, 2023
    Members of Generation Z believe that technology will play a key role in supporting a sustainable future, and that governments and the education system could do more to prepare them with the necessary skills, a survey by Dell Technologies has found.
  • U.S. Department of Education Fully Approves 16 Million Student Debt Relief Applications
    Jan 27, 2023

    The Biden Administration released a list of 26 million people who applied for or are automatically eligible for student debt relief. They “could be benefitting from the Administration’s program right now were it not for lawsuits brought by elected officials and special interests," according to a White House statement.



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  • Experts Propose Workarounds to Debt Ceiling Impasse
    Jan 31, 2023
    As the prospect of the United States defaulting on its debt obligations looms due to the possible refusal of House Republicans to raise the nation’s debt ceiling, some economists, lawyers and academics administration have proposed seven possible options.
  • FAF to Enhance Online Access to FASB and GASB Standards
    Jan 31, 2023
    The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) announced that will provide free, enhanced online access to the complete and official version of the Generally Accepted Accounting Standards (GAAP) published by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB).
  • Conference Panel: DEI is a Tool for Maintaining the Talent Pipeline
    Jan 31, 2023

    The need to encourage younger and underrepresented communities to consider accounting careers was a prominent theme of the “Employee Recruitment and Retention of a New Workforce” panel at the Foundation for Education's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Conference on Jan. 25.

  • IRS Promotes Awareness of EITC, as Taxpayer Advocate Notes Many 2021 Provisions Have Expired
    Jan 30, 2023
    The IRS and its nationwide partners kicked off Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day campaign on Jan, 27 to reach those who are eligible to claim the credit. Yet, on her blog, National Taxpayer Advocate Erin Collins pointed out that “many EITC tax relief provisions included in the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) have expired and do not apply to TY 2022 returns, thereby reducing the average refund from last year.” 
  • Regulatory Roundup: January 24-30
    Jan 30, 2023
    With so many regulators out here, it can be tough to keep track of all the decisions being made. This is the NYSSCPA's regular series that collects relevant regulatory announcements from the past week and puts them in one place to help you stay on top of the issues.
  • Expatriation from the United States Part 1: The Exit Tax
    Jan 31, 2023

    The U.S. imposes an Expatriation Tax on U.S. citizens who abandon citizenship and on or long-term U.S. residents (non-citizens) who surrender their green card. The expatriation tax consists of the Exit Tax and the Inheritance Tax.  This article explains the Exit Tax.

  • Sales Tax and Buying a Business – Bulk Sale Filing
    Jan 30, 2023

    People come to the United States seeking the American Dream. To go from rags to riches. To own your own business and excel in this open market economy. But at the same time, what is more American than taxes?

  • COVID-19 Capital Costs Tax Credit Program: Its Aims, Pitfalls, and Implementation
    Jan 30, 2023

    In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, both federal and state legislatures passed a series of legislation to inject funding into the economy and sought specifically to tailor programs to support small businesses within the United States. With the enactment of the COVID-19 Capital Costs Tax Credit Program, New York seeks to “provide financial assistance to economically harmed businesses to offer relief and reduce the duration and severity of the current economic difficulties” stemming from the pandemic.

  • Defending IRS Collection Actions
    Jan 30, 2023
    During the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, the IRS halted collection activities. Enforcement activities such as levies on bank accounts and wages as well as federal lien filings had paused. However, as we enter the 2022 filing season, the IRS is now fully back in action.