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Deadline Extended for 2015 Senior Freeze Applications

Posted: May 23, 2016
Deadline Extended for 2015 Senior Freeze Applications The New Jersey property tax reimbursement (Senior Freeze) program reimburses eligible senior citizens and disabled persons for property tax or mobile home park site fee increases on their principal residence. The filing deadline for 2015 has been extended to October 17, 2016.

Department of Labor Issues New Overtime Rule

Posted: May 19, 2016
Department of Labor Issues New Overtime Rule On May 18, the U.S. Department of Labor released their final rule which focuses primarily on updating the salary and compensation levels needed for executive, administrative and professional workers to be exempt from overtime.

Participate in the National MAP Survey

Posted: May 19, 2016
Participate in the National MAP Survey The country’s largest CPA firm practice management benchmarking survey is now live. Participate by July 15 and get access to the survey results.

How to Find the Best Accounting Job After Graduation

Posted: May 18, 2016
How to Find the Best Accounting Job After Graduation There are many accounting graduates; what separates you from everyone else? Know your strengths and weaknesses. Familiarize yourself with typical candidate profiles. Learn other tips that will help you gain a better understanding of what the accounting industry is looking for.

6 Ways to Use Summer Vacation to Teach Kids About Money

Posted: May 17, 2016
6 Ways to Use Summer Vacation to Teach Kids About Money Fight summer brain drain and teach your kids about money, financial planning and budgeting. They'll thank you later when it's their turn to handle money.

Vast Majority of Americans with Student Loans Make Sacrifices to Meet Monthly Payment

Posted: May 12, 2016
Vast Majority of Americans with Student Loans Make Sacrifices to Meet Monthly Payment  A new survey has found that the impact of student loan debt is crippling Americans’ ability to secure their financial futures and even causing them to delay starting families.

NJ Homestead Benefit Payments for 2013 Coming in May

Posted: May 3, 2016
NJ Homestead Benefit Payments for 2013 Coming in May Most New Jersey homeowners who were eligible and filed for a 2013 homestead benefit will receive their benefit as a credit on their May 2016 property tax bills.

IRS Seeking Advisory Council Applications

Posted: May 2, 2016
IRS Seeking Advisory Council Applications The Internal Revenue Service is accepting applications for the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council, an organized public forum for IRS officials and representatives of the public to discuss relevant federal tax administration issues.

Four in Five Americans Say Allowance Teaches Financial Responsibility

Posted: April 28, 2016
Four in Five Americans Say Allowance Teaches Financial Responsibility Providing children with a regular allowance gives parents a perfect opportunity to have a discussion about the basics of saving, spending and budgeting.

FASB Votes to Proceed with Final Standard on Credit Losses

Posted: April 27, 2016
FASB Votes to Proceed with Final Standard on Credit Losses The Financial Accounting Standards Board has voted to proceed with a new accounting standard that provides timelier financial reporting of credit losses on loans and other financial instruments held by financial institutions and other organizations.