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  • Robert Duquette, CPA

    Tax Reform Update: Increased Wages, Capital Expensing, Tax Code Permanence

    More than a year has passed since the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). This five-part blog is an analysis of what was promised compared with what has actually happened to date. This is part 3, which covers the stated goals of businesses sharing their tax savings with workers through increased wages, unprecedented capital expensing to stimulate new investment, and establishing more permanence in our tax code.
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  • Robert Duquette, CPA

    Tax Reform Update: Lower Rates, Small Business Relief, Multinational Competitiveness

    More than a year has passed since the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). This five-part blog is an analysis of what was promised compared with what has actually happened to date. This is part 2, which covers the stated goals of making individual tax rates lower, tax relief for small businesses so they can better compete, and tax relief for multinational businesses so they can better compete.
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  • Pa. General Assembly Set to Return to Harrisburg

    Events in the Pennsylvania capital this summer have mostly consisted of a few public policy hearings, gubernatorial press conferences, and a handful of rallies. But one bill in particular was proposed that deserves our members’ attention: it focuses on property tax.
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  • Advocacy Never Rests: PICPA Works Behind the Scenes in Quiet Harrisburg

    A quiet Harrisburg isn’t a license to stop advocating on behalf of the CPA profession. On the contrary, the quiet offers excellent opportunities. The PICPA government relations team is hard at work with key lawmakers, staff, and various state agencies on our fall session agenda.
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  • How to Help Your College Student Build Good Credit

    Your child’s credit history will be crucial when he or she eventually looks to rent an apartment, buy a car, and even find a job. You can assist in all these areas and more by helping them establish good credit while still in college.
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  • CPA Exam Offers Quicker Retesting Schedule

    The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy's board of directors recently approved changes as to when and how candidates can sit for the CPA Exam. Check out this adjustment and review some other recent updates.
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