IssuesWatch Podcast

This timely podcast covers the latest issues impacting CPAs and accounting professionals in New Jersey. Topics range from legislative initiatives to accounting and auditing updates, to economic issues and more.

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  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    What’s With All of the Credit Card Surcharges?

    December 5, 2023
    Have you been charged an extra 3% at your local restaurant when you pay by credit card? Credit card surcharging and cash discounts are becoming more and more prevalent. But what are the rules around these programs, and how can businesses make sure they’re compliant? Eric Cohen, CEO of Merchant Advocate (an NJCPA member benefit provider), shed some light and provide guidance.
  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    Making Accounting More Appealing to Today’s Students

    November 29, 2023
    What are recent graduates looking for in an accounting career – and how can firms match up to that to recruit and retain staff? Host Sean Stein Smith discusses this and other issues with Lauren Dunn, chief people officer at Wiss, and Joe Hunt, CPA, assurance manager at CLA.
  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    A&A Update with Brad Muniz – 11/28/23

    November 28, 2023
    Brad takes a more in-depth look at SAS 145, Understanding the Entity and Its Environment and Assessing the Risks of Material Misstatement, which is effective for calendar 2023 audits.
  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    Are Accounting Salaries Keeping Up with the Times?

    November 21, 2023
    As companies continue to face a shortage of accountants, many employers are increasing compensation and adding benefits and perks to attract and retain talent. Rich Singer, director of permanent placement services for Robert Half International, discusses the trends and the takeaways from the 2024 Robert Half Salary Guide.
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