Technical Accounting

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Susan Wayland
Title: Controller
Company: San Francisco Art Institute
(Controller at San Francisco Art Institute)
We are a non profit higher education organization and I am looking for ideas to make the monthly board of trustees financial report narrative more readible and accessible to our...
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Cielo I.
Title: Sr. Accounting Manager
Company: ABX
(Sr. Accounting Manager at ABX)
As per the company policy assets are depreciated using the straightline method and depreciated in service date. However, in the JDE system we used straightline but have two...
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Neil Brown
Title: CFO & CIO
Company: KatalystFP
(CFO & CIO at KatalystFP)
We have been paying a company to add new custom features to our business process system. Do we have to capitalize it all? Can we expense some of it? Any suggestions would be helpful.
Anonymous Member
(Accounting Manager)
We are considering entering into a lease that has a bargain-purchase option. How should we handle accounting for this lease?
Anonymous Member
(Director of Finance)
I'm looking for a written template of a Capitalization/Fixed Asset Policy that anyone would be willing to share. Thanks.
Anonymous Member
15 years ago, in the United States, there was a push to simplify the tax code. One option was to charge a flat rate for all incomes and to eliminate all deductions. Another was to...
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Annette Nellen
Title: Professor
Company: San Jose State University
(Professor at San Jose State University)
  I was shocked by the March 13, 2015 IRS release warning individuals to chose their tax professional carefully. The IRS found that some "unscrupulous preparers"...
Anonymous Member
(Financial Manager)
We are a church that oversees, as part of its complete ministry, a sending Mission Board. This Mission Board is set up to support missionaries administratively and manage their support...
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John Erickson
Title: Owner
Company: iStrat Systems, LLC
(Owner at iStrat Systems, LLC)
Looking for some good examples for acquisitions -- ideally template/worksheets for Internet Subscription/Re-Occurring Revenue Models .... Thanks, John E ...
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Eleanor Sia
Title: Accounting Manager
Company: Cityloan
(Accounting Manager at Cityloan)
We are doing business in several states. The most recent, Ohio, has a lot of state licensing costs to do business in that state, including legal costs from our lawyers. Can we...