It is always good to keep up with what other accounting websites and blogs are discussing, share their advice and accounting news. This offers our readers a peek into the best of the web when it comes to accounting, and helps build both the reputation of Rules of Thumb blog from MoneyThumb and the readership of our fellow accounting related sites. So it's a win win all around!
Today we are taking a trip around the information highway and sharing below some of what we consider the best accounting advice and news for July. Read, learn and enjoy, and please share!
July Web Roundup of the Best Accounting Advice and News
US News Career Section has a great article on how to get a job as an accountant, with overviews of the accounting field, the pay and even stress level of the job.
From the blog of CPAs Nietzke & Faupel here is a very informative post on what to do tax wise if you are married to a non-US citizen. This will be helpful to people on a personal finance level or for the accountants taking care of their books.
The Progressive Accountant has this helpful article on how to acquire new clients in the summer. On that page you will also find a free e-book to download, For Accountants, Growth Opportunities Outweigh Challenges.
Janet Novack, Forbes Staff Writer and D.C. Bureau Chief for Forbes has written this very important article that all accountants and business taxpayers should be aware of, IRS Waging New Audit Campaigns Against Business Taxpayers.
Accounting Fly blog has this helpful article to take advantage of when you get ready to take your first or renewal CPA exam. Below is a section of the article for your convenience:
"Practice with Task-Based Simulations
With this increased emphasis on TBSs, candidates should direct a significant portion of their study time toward comprehending and acclimating to this specific type of question. The DRS has its own unique qualities that you can learn about in our CPA Exam DRS video series. You can also use the largest CPA Exam test bank found in Gleim CPA Review Systems to practice completing Task-Based Simulations. To ensure that you have a full understanding not only of the process of answering a TBS but also the content tested on TBSs, Gleim includes detailed answer explanations for each TBS tab."
That is our roundup from the web for today. Have a safe and happy day.