As we start the New Year, hopefully, fresh from all the tax drama, we can at least take a deep breath and rejoice about some Covid-19 tax relief. On Sunday, December 27, 2020, the President signed into law, what is called, the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA), a combination of Covid-19 relief along with many other provisions amongst the 5,593 pages.
This month’s update includes information about Arizona’s legislative session, conformity letters sent to lawmakers, PAC contributions, corporate e-filings, the taxpayer advocate report to Congress and an update from this month’s Accountancy Board meeting.
This issue highlights the new Prop. 207 that legalized marijuana in Arizona, an interview with Oliver Yandle, ASCPA's new president & CEO, an article on data analytics and more!
Tax experts, lobbyists and staff from the Arizona Department of Revenue provide an in-depth overview of the history, reason and processes behind Arizona’s annual legislative exercise of income tax conformity.
This month’s update includes information on the Arizona State Board of Accountancy’s December meeting, Governor Ducey’s latest executive orders and PPP tax deductibility. Also included is information on the Arizona Legislature, an ASCPA podcast on income tax conformity and our inaugural Advocacy Roundtable event.
Learn more about Oliver's experience and why he is excited to lead the Arizona Society of CPAs.
For 23 years, Catholic Education Arizona has provided tuition scholarships to students at 37 schools, one of them being St. Mary’s Catholic High School. St. Mary’s Catholic High School in Phoenix has been creating community leaders for over 100 years. One such alumnus, Justin Bayless, President & CEO of Bayless Integrated Healthcare, has thrived as a leader in Phoenix and set the bar high during the recent pandemic.
This month’s update includes information on the 2020 General Election, the November State Board of Accountancy meeting, remote sellers and marketplace facilitators news, and the ASCPA Advocacy Roundtable.
In this issue, celebrate the career and accomplishments of Cindie Hubiak as she retires and learn about the pandemic updates affecting our industry.
This month’s update includes information on the Arizona State Board of Accountancy, the inaugural ASCPA Advocacy Roundtable event, a new interim rule for PPP loan forgiveness, an ad hoc committee on emergency powers and a CPA license renewal reminder.
This month’s update includes information about the Arizona State Board of Accountancy’s Annual Meeting, an interview with Sen. Sean Bowie, the executive order on payroll taxes, IRS acceptance of e-signatures, a letter of support for the Remote and Mobile Worker Relief Act and the ASCPA PAC Report.
Arizona Department of Revenue Deputy Director Grant Nülle, Ph.D. talks with our lobbyist, Ryan DeMenna, DeMenna Public Affairs, about the Wayfair decision and how remote sellers will be taxed in Arizona.
In this issue, read the 2020 legislative update, tax reactions to COVID-19 and more.
This month’s update includes information about the Paycheck Protection Program, executive orders impacting payroll taxes and recognition for the Arizona State Board of Accountancy’s volunteers.
CPAs are often called on to serve on nonprofit boards and often in the treasurer role, so it is important for all CPAs to be aware of issues facing nonprofits and how to assist in addressing them. Lisa B. Lumbard, CPA, CGFM, shares important issues in the nonprofit world and how these topics will be addressed at the ASCPA’s Not-for-Profit Conference Sept. 16-18, 2020.
Jessica Iennarella shares more about the ASCPA Leadership & Growth Alliance and how this series will assist you in your professional growth and provide an opportunity to build a strong network of your peers.
In this issue, read up on lessons in leadership, benefits to the CARES Act, mental health and more.
House Ways & Means Chairman Ben Toma discusses the unique 2020 legislative session, the impacts of COVID-19 and potential issues for the Arizona Legislature to address in special sessions.
Life in COVID-19 Times: Read about exit strategies for business owners, a backup withholding primer and more.
In this issue, meet Life Member Julie Klewer, learn how to recover from toxic stress and more.