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  • William Hayes

    Sales and Use Tax Highlight PICPA Multistate Tax Conference

    Eileen R. Dempsey, CPA, state and local tax engagement director for CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, discusses Wayfair's imapct on Pennsylvania and bordering states in the areas of sales thresholds and measurement periods, as well as tech purchases.
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  • Peter Calcara

    Occupational Licensing Reform Needs a Guard Against Mishap

    State lawmakers across the country are removing barriers to a person’s right to work in numerous occupations and professions. Some have taken the path of outright elimination of state licensing. The PICPA is taking an active role in protecting the CPA designation so the profession will not be caught flatfooted should similar legislation be brought up for a vote in Pennsylvania.
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  • Office 365 Features: Gems to Maximize Your ROI

    Business professionals use Office 365 a lot, but few are taking full advantage of all that is available to them. This blog explores a few of the ways you can use your Office 365 subscriptions more efficiently and, in turn, increase your return on investment.
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  • Pennsylvania Online Sales Tax Law: Changes after Wayfair

    The Supreme Court’s South Dakota v. Wayfair decision is affecting how states are levying sales tax on online purchases. It is critical for CPAs – both those in firms and in corporate settings – to communicate the complexities of the new law to their clients, employers, and customers.
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  • CPA Futures Begin at Year End

    Accounting Career Day programs have been a staple of PICPA’s student outreach efforts for countless years. They may have changed in style and name, but they’ve also grown in attendance and popularity.
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CPA Exam & Licensure

  • Occupational Licensing Reform Needs a Guard Against Mishap

    State lawmakers across the country are removing barriers to a person’s right to work in numerous occupations and professions. Some have taken the path of outright elimination of state licensing. The PICPA is taking an active role in protecting the CPA designation so the profession will not be caught flatfooted should similar legislation be brought up for a vote in Pennsylvania.
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Careers & Lifestyles

  • Benefits of Mentoring: From the Mentor’s Perspective

    It can be difficult to entice experienced professionals to give of their limited time and mentor those who are following in their footsteps. To grow the mentor pool, we should emphasize three propositions: value to the mentor, ease of connecting, and a more natural structure for the relationship.
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