firm-management

Looking at Luminari: An AI Option for CPA Employers and Job Seekers

Learn about Luminari, an app that uses artificial intelligence to connect CPAs and accounting professionals with accounting firms. Find out how you can sign up for Luminari, let the app know exactly what you're looking for, and use this technology as a hiring manager or an accountant looking for work.

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It’s Tax Time: Keep Your Staff Sharp and Satisfied With These Incentives

Learn various ways you as an accounting firm manager or owner can help to reduce the stress of tax season on your accounting team and employees. Find out about strategies for making your employees more comfortable including in-office activities and schedule flexibility, as well as ways to streamline the tax process.

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Selling Your Practice? Weigh the Pros and Cons of an Earnout

Learn about the earnout structure for a business sale and acquisition, and determine whether it might be a good fit for your planned sale. Understand the potential advantages of an earnout, as well as the potential drawbacks, and find out ways you can help to mitigate the risks of this buyout structure.

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Preparing Your Client for a GST/HST Audit

Find out what your business clients need to know about undergoing a GST/HST audit by the CRA, and learn how you as their accountant can help make the process easier. To better prepare your clients, understand the purpose of a GST/HST audit, and what types of issues the CRA auditor could be looking for during a visit.

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Are You Using Data Analytics to Add Value to Financial Statement Audits?

Find out how data analytics can help to improve the financial statement audit process and provide your clients with a more insightful overview of their business' financial health. Discover how you, as an accountant, can delve deeper into your client's financial statements to deliver a more nuanced report.

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Is Your Firm Merger-Ready?

Prepare your accounting firm for a potential merger by learning about the factors that you need to take into consideration prior to a merge. Understand how your office space and current clients can affect merger proceedings, and learn about the different types of mergers that are available.

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Should You Compensate Employees Based on Performance?

Understand how a performance-based compensation plan can help to improve employee engagement and productivity at your firm. Learn different strategies and tips for implementing an effective performance-based pay structure in your accounting firm, including simple ways to calculate annual bonuses.

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Help Self-Employed and Freelance Clients Get Ready Now for Next Year’s Tax Time

Learn how you can be proactive in helping your freelance and self-employed clients prepare for tax season far in advance. Understand some of the major hurdles that new freelancers face when it comes to filing taxes, and find out ways you can help improve the transition from employee to self-employed.

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