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Embrace the Market’s Volatility and Build Wealth through Adversity

May 20, 2024, 04:00 AM

Some potential investors, particularly younger ones, are afraid of the stock market because they might “time it wrong.” This is absolutely the wrong way to think about long-term investing. Financial advisers have to impart the reality that any market corrections may actually help them attain their financial goals faster.

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Keep an Eye on Pa. Residency and Domiciliary Rules and Your Legal Liability

May 14, 2024, 23:12 PM

Remote work has been a boon to employees and employers, but it may come with a cost. Taxpayers and their advisers need to prepare for when state tax departments challenge residency and domiciliary status.

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A Workplace Where Employees Thrive Helps to Recruit, Engage, and Retain

May 13, 2024, 04:21 AM

Happy employees are less stressed, more productive, and, most importantly, engaged. An engaged employee will support the firm’s mission, trust management, and look for reasons to stay.

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PICPA’s 2024 Legislative Priorities in Harrisburg

This year, two points will dominate lawmakers' agendas in Harrisburg: the budget for the upcoming fiscal year and the fall elections. That doesn’t mean the PICPA will stop its advocacy efforts on matters important to Pennsylvania’s CPAs.

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Don’t Overlook the Value of State Tax Credits and Incentives

Incentives are a powerful tool to urge companies to invest in a particular state that can result in a win-win for all parties involved. This issue's State & Local Tax column provides an overview of Pennsylvania’s incentives and credits landscape.

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Legislative Update - Week Ending May 24, 2024

In this issue: Pa. House approves employer tax credit for childcare; Pennsylvania’s sovereign immunity under attack; Legislation seeks to help Pa. first-time homebuyers; and more.

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