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

    Preparing Accounting Students for Success

    December 2, 2022
    Host Sean Stein Smith talks with Jack Castonguay, assistant professor at Hofstra University and vice president of strategic content development at Surgent, about trends in accounting education. They discuss the need to incorporate technology into college accounting curriculums; the 150-hour requirement debate; the most-needed skills and knowledge for new accountants; and more.
  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    A&A Update with Brad Muniz – 11/29/22

    November 29, 2022
    This episode focuses on FASB’s Small Business Advisory Committee and the results of a recent FASB meeting; more on lease accounting; PCAOB’s proposed standard on a firm’s system of quality control; and the PCOAB’s recent Small Business and Broker-Dealer Audit Forum.
  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    A&A Update with Brad Muniz – 11/15/22

    November 15, 2022
    Brad is joined by Frank Boutillette to discuss FASB’s joint venture proposal and crypto assets decision, the AICPA Enhanced Audit Quality Initiative areas of focus for 2023 and recent SEC updates.
  • IssuesWatch Podcast

    Analyzing the Congressional Elections

    November 14, 2022
    The results of the recent Congressional elections held a lot of surprises, and there are still votes to be counted. Rob Zucker, partner at Winning Strategies, is back on the podcast to talk about what went right and wrong for both the Democrats and the Republicans, the key issues that were at play, and the impact of the election results on taxation and business issues.
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