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Building Bonds in Your CPA Community

Jun 3, 2022
PICPA local events are back! As life continues to return to normal, our members are eager to get back together in person. If you’re ready, the PICPA will keep you busy all summer long with happy hours, baseball games, and more.
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Are You Future-Ready? Learn How to Get There at This PICPA Event

May 29, 2022
There’s no denying things are changing fast. Technology has been quietly replacing busywork at public accounting firms for years, and the "disruptive" future accounting industry is now here, in all its automated, analytical glory. So, is your firm future-ready?
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PICPA’s 125th Annual Meeting: Celebration of Achievements, Preparing for Future Triumphs

May 3, 2022
PICPA's annual meeting is right around the corner, and this year we have more reasons to celebrate than ever … 125 reasons to be exact. This year marks PICPA’s 125th anniversary, and PICPA members are invited to come to Hershey May 31 through June 2 to embrace this historic moment, reconnect with peers, and move forward boldly into the profession’s future.
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PICPA Study Reveals Public Accounting Firms, Corporate Finance Teams Unprepared for ESG Reporting

Apr 28, 2022
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) made a significant announcement that will greatly impact what is known as environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting for public companies. The PICPA surveyed its members on their awareness, level of interest, and assumptions related to ESG reporting, including their understanding of its impact on their firms and companies. Find out more about the survey results in this blog.
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Tax Rules on Rentals: A Look at the Pa. DOR’s Equipment Rental SUT Bulletin

Apr 18, 2022
Sales and Use Tax Bulletin 2021-05 covers the taxation of equipment rental and equipment rental with operators. The bulletin restates the presumption that when a vendor provides the use of equipment with an operator, the transaction is a rental of equipment. As such, the charge is subject to Pennsylvania sales and use tax. This is very important to vendors of equipment rentals and services involving the use of equipment who should review their contracts to verify that the sales and use tax treatment is consistent with Pennsylvania regulations.
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