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“وزير التجارة والصناعة " يرع ي المؤتمر...

December 2, 2019, 9:14 am

برعاية معالي وزير التجارة والص? ?اعة المهندس / عمرو نصار تعقد ا لدار العربية للتنمية الإدارية ( المؤتمر العربى... Read more »

الحكومة المصرية ممثلة فى وزا رة قطاع الأ...

November 26, 2019, 11:39 am

السادة المحترمين ،، تحية واحت رام وبعد، يسر الاتحاد العربي لت نمية الموارد البشرية – بيت خبر? ? معتمد في الت... Read more »

مفكره الدار العربية للتنمي ة الادارية ...

November 24, 2019, 8:40 am

مفكره الدار العربية للتنمية ال? ?دارية للبرامج وورش عمل بتنعقد ? ?ى شهر يناير 2020م الابداع المؤسس? ? ودور القيادا... Read more »

Stock and Mergers

January 10, 2018, 8:11 pm

Question: I owned Potash stock prior to a merger. The merger was between Potash and Agrium. I received stock in the new company, nothing else, for my Potash investment. Has a taxable event occurre... Read more »

The three-bucket approach to retirement investing

September 15, 2017, 5:10 am

When devising a retirement plan, there are several different strategies that a financial adviser can employ to make sure that you have enough to meet your retirement lifestyle needs. Read More https... Read more »

5 Great Financial Books to Read

August 7, 2017, 3:03 am

We are often asked by clients, friends and business associates what is a go od financial book to read. As you can imagine there is really no answer to this question as it really depends on your le... Read more »

Business sale accounting entry

February 13, 2017, 10:12 pm

I sold and closed my business., received payment from buyer, after deducting lawyer and agent expenses, deposited in bank. There is Goodwill and Loss on Balance Sheet. Under which account this sale o... Read more »

Changing an invoice

May 5, 2015, 5:48 pm

It's one thing to work for some closely to where you can call up and say, hey that invoice I sent few minutes ago had a typo; I will send you a new one. But I am working with someone who changes... Read more »

USD to CAN translation entry.

March 14, 2015, 5:22 pm

I have all my sales & all purchases as well as all A/R & A/P transactions in USD and Bank accounts maintain for it is also in USD. At the end of the year, I have to translate these values in CAD. W... Read more »

Can I get my CPA if I have BA in government and a Masters in Accounting?

February 12, 2015, 3:19 am

I have my Bachelors in Government Relations and have been looking into going for my Masters in Accounting. Ultimately I want to get my CPA but haven't quite figured out if the Masters accounting clas... Read more »

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how to pay offshore contractor

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I have an S-Corp in Virgina, USA. I need to pay a person (independent contractor) in Egypt $2,000 for some work they peformed in Egypt for me. The Egyptian person has a Citibank personal account. Wha... Read more »

CPA exam question

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Dear all, I am preparing for the CPA exam now and I was a little confused with the concept float. Here is the question: Assume that each day a company writes and receives checks totaling $10,000. If... Read more »

Lessee, Lessor, and Variable Interests

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Have a question about a case I am doing in class: FastCar Parts, a manufacturer of automotive engines, is a nonpublic entity that leases a building from a related party, RE Properties, LLC. RE is who... Read more »

LLC and Guaranteed Payments

rating: 5

Hello, I've recently created an LLC and have been researching Guaranteed Payments, Member Draws, and EOY Member Distributions and found conflicting data. 1.) Does an multi member LLC defaulting to be... Read more »

Accounting jobs suck!

rating: 4.5

I graduated from college with a BBA in accounting in May 2002. My GPA was 3.87 on 4.0 scale. I have been a professional seeker of accounting jobs for five years. Most employers will not even consider... Read more »

Bookkeeping disclaimer

rating: 4.67

Hi, Looking for a sample of a bookkeeping disclaimer I can add to contracts. I want something along the lines of receipts and invoices are entered in accordance to what the client has provided. T... Read more »

Application of customer payments against Invoices

rating: 5

Please assist in confirmation of GAAP - If a customer has multiple open invoices of varying age, makes a payment, references an invoice number on the check - is payment applied: - To oldest invoice ... Read more »

Discipline an independent contractor

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Hi, How do I discipline an independent contractor who is doing work for me? I currently have an independent contractor who allegedly asked someone for marijuana while working for me. I did not wit... Read more »

Self-Directed IRA LLC -- finding a NJ accountant

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I created a Self-Directed IRA and formed a Self-Directed IRA LLC in New Jersey. I already bought one investment property in the name of the SDIRA LLC (a tenant-occupied duplex in New Jersey). Now,... Read more »

Re: "Easiest" state to get CPA license in?

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All states require a bachelors in Accounting, not must a business degree with an accounting major. This adds up to about 24 semester hours of accounting. You then have to take the test and get expe... Read more » is a site by and for consumers of financial services and advice. We are not affiliated with any of the banks, financial services or software manufacturers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.

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