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Spying, a Temporary Budget, Restitution for Child Porn Victims and a Possible Solution for Dreamers

An Act to Amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to improve foreign intelligence collection and the safeguards, accountability and oversight of acquisitions of foreign intelligence, to extend Title VII of such Act, and for other purposes (S. 139) … Continue reading

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Can the World Economic Forum Tackle Cybercrime?

The Wannacry cyberattack in May 2017 highlighted the major problems that bedevil the various nations affected by devastating ransomware crime. Namely, that targeted nations are often slow to track down the source of such cyberattacks – and once they have … Continue reading

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Is Your Body Language Sabotaging Your Success?

Body language might be nonverbal, but it speaks volumes. It’s important to be mindful about what you say and how you say it, but if your body language is not in sync with your sentiments, it can seriously undermine your … Continue reading

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Retirement: Living on Less

By 2035, millions of baby boomers might well be living a meager existence. That’s because today, close to half of the households in the United States have absolutely nothing saved for retirement. Over the past 25 years, pensions have rapidly … Continue reading

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Strong Profits and Corporate Tax Cuts Buoy U.S. Markets

As January drew to an end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average continued to surge, extending its rally to log a year-to-date increase of 7.7 percent on Jan. 26. The last Friday of the month also saw record highs for both … Continue reading

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When is it Necessary to Hire a Public Relations Firm?

When it comes to organizations getting the word out, using internal public relations professionals can be quite effective. But how do you know when it is necessary to retain the services of an outside PR firm? One important step in … Continue reading

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Cryptocurrency Tax Essentials

Cryptocurrency is hot right now. As it emerges as an asset class of its own, many people are still confused how to treat it for federal income tax purposes. In response, the IRS issued guidance back in 2014 that treats … Continue reading

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Top Tips to Prepare for Tax Season – Accountants in New York

Tax and Financial News for February 2017   Top Tips to Prepare for Tax Season Accountants in New York It’s here again, the most wonderful time of the year – tax season. Uncle Sam is the reason for the season, … Continue reading

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New Trade Pact Could Impact Your Business

  Tax and Financial News CPA 10023 New Trade Pact Could Impact Your Business   More than five years of contentious negotiations have come to an end, and the Trans-Pacific Partnership is now complete. The TPP is the largest trade … Continue reading

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5 Things a New York City CPA Should Know

5 Things a New York City CPA Should Know About the New Tax Legislation On Jan. 1, Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 in an effort to avoid automatic income tax increases for millions of Americans. New York … Continue reading

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