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(Accountant)
Hello. I was wondering what I need to do if I want to legally prepare income taxes in California? I am a CPA so I figure all I need is a PIN #? Do I need to register with FTB or apply for e-file? I am going to simply prepare mostly 1040's. Basic tax work for family and...
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Anonymous
(Accountant)
Hello. I was wondering what I need to do if I want to legally prepare income taxes in California? I am a CPA so I figure all I need is a PIN #? Do I need to register with FTB or apply for e-file? I am going to simply prepare mostly 1040's. Basic tax work for family and...
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Anne Sutardji
Title: CFO/Controller
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(CFO/Controller)
We are located in Fremont, California. If anyone knows of a great IT service that you can refer to us, we greatly appreciate it.
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Rose Robbins
Title: CFO
Company: Private
(CFO at Private)
It’s a holiday week here in the US, so I thought I’d lighten things up by asking for your favorite accountant jokes. I always hear a few when I visit family this time of year, but I’d love to know what kind of jokes you all know! My favorite: An accountant...
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Anonymous
(Manager)
The last company I was at spent a great deal of time crafting a mission statement. In the end, it was equal parts failed marketing, management complimenting itself and a morale-decreasing joke. Now, my current employer is seriously considering creating one. Does anyone take...
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Alan Lester
Title: Principal
Company: R. Ellis Advisors
(Principal at R. Ellis Advisors)
I welcome your opinions of the Sage 50 accounting software for small businesses.
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Michael Goldberg
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Company: MG Financial
(Chief Financial Officer at MG Financial)
Why and how is it perceived to be difficult to leave a PEO? Does anyone have any experience with it or perspective?
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Carol Johnson
Title: Controller
Company: Private
(Controller at Private)
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Christie Jahn
Title: CFO
Company: Atlantic Wireless Communications
(CFO at Atlantic Wireless Communications)
I was reading an article called Intellectually Curious: The Secret to One Treasurer's Career and got to thinking. The article is about Christy Barwick, treasurer of Intellectual Ventures; she discusses her top three leadership lessons: Speak Up, Don't dismiss...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: CTP, Experienced Financial Professional
Company: 360 Thought Leadership
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(CTP, Experienced Financial Professional at 360 Thought Leadership )
I have previously shared a  few blogs , Why Certain Employees Are Irreplaceable, and Honesty: The Best Policy or Career Detriment focused on a few  business myth that I personally despise, which are "everyone is replaceable", and that "anyone who is...
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Anonymous
(Finance Director)
There does not seem to be an actual limit in the regs but I would think I am I obligated to be reasonable. My system is limited to 99 but do I have to do 400 if requested? I do think this would be just for this first payment and then the w4 would be changed back to...
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Anonymous
(CFO)
I have a really hard time finding quality people for my finance team. I recently lost a really good employee and it was a bit of a surprise to me. I think I must have missed warning size that this person was about to quit. I am hoping others can share from their experiences...
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Ernie Humphrey
Title: CTP, Experienced Financial Professional
Company: 360 Thought Leadership
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(CTP, Experienced Financial Professional at 360 Thought Leadership )
5 Ingredients that Make a Bad CFO It is no secret that CEOs are looking to the office of the CFO to lead more broadly across departments as well as more actively within the office of the CFO.  The skill set necessary for nay CFO to do so effectively is a universe away...
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Anonymous
(Controller)
Hello, I'm currently reviewing our auditors adjusting entries and have a question concerning calculating the loss on sale of disposal. If I buy a truck on Jan 1 2014, and it gets into an accident and is written off on June 1 2014, I believe that I would have to...
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Dan Nakahara
Title: Controller
Company: Yandell Truckaway, Inc.
(Controller at Yandell Truckaway, Inc.)
I have been looking around at AP automation solutions and I was wondering if anyone has experience with MineralTree and could review their service. I have seen some good words about Bill.com also. Are there any other I should look at?