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How automation can benefit your organization

Simply put, “automation” is the act of automating certain processes within an organization. These processes could include accounts payable and receivable, payroll, and other administrative functions. While automation typically relies on software, it’s not about reducing your organization’s headcount. Instead, it’s about finding ways to eliminate redundancies, paper, and even errors. The result: Your staff members are free to do more of what they were hired to do—and empowered to do it more easily.

How to Protect Yourself from Fraud When Investing in Real Estate

Conducting due diligence is critical when making a real estate investment. Over the past two years, however, the pandemic has made it more difficult than ever. Here are a few ways to protect yourself from real estate fraud given the current environment.

7 Benefits of Automating Your Accounts Payable Process

Accounts payable is an infamously tedious process. For many cities and local governments, it can be downright overwhelming, especially for those with an overburdened finance department. If your organization is getting bogged down by the flow of vendor invoices and checks, automation could be the solution.

Resources & Tools

We’ve consolidated links to go-to sources of truth, as well as helpful instructional videos. See more

2022 Tax Calendar

The tax advisors at Abdo understand the importance of seeing the big picture when it comes to your tax planning. Whether you’re filing your 1040 individual return, a business return, or navigating through payroll taxes and employer regulations, we’re here to make sure you don’t miss any important 2022 tax deadlines.

IRS Guidance on Virtual Currency

As the topic of virtual currency continues to be on the minds of taxpayers, we at Abdo wanted to remind you that the IRS issued guidance on this topic back in 2019.

Don’t Miss Out on High Value 2021 Employee Retention Credits

Many business and non-profit employers are finally feeling like they’re beginning to round the corner of the COVID-19 crisis and are now fully focused on successful recovery.

Tax Highlighter Blog

As leading tax experts, the team at Abdo wants to ensure you stay up to date on ever-changing tax laws, regulations, and news. Check back daily for our Tax Highlighter blog posts. See more

Employee or Independent Contractor?

Employee or independent contractor? When a court must decide how workers are to be classified, it looks at various factors.

Important Reminder: How the IRS Contacts Taxpayers

During this busy tax season, the IRS is reminding individuals how it will and, more importantly, won’t contact taxpayers.

Cryptocurrency vs. NFTs From a Tax Perspective

Cryptocurrency and nonfungible tokens (NFTs) are far from interchangeable from a tax perspective. A lack of IRS guidance has left tax experts to speculate on the nuances of how various digital assets may be treated.

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Understanding the Lease Standard: Preparing for the Update and How it will Affect Your Business or Nonprofit

Join our team of experts as they walk you through the key features of the new FASB Lease Standard (Topic 842), what this ASU will mean for your business or nonprofit financial reporting, and how to ensure a smooth transition to this new compliance standard.

OSHA’s COVID-19 ETS: Navigating the Who, What, When and How of Employer Compliance

Employers should act now to determine if they are included in the mandates, how they will demonstrate compliance and how they will communicate and carry out any new vaccine-related policies. Join us on Thursday, November 11th, for a discussion featuring leading professionals from Abdo and Blethen Berens that will help you understand the regulations and ensure you’re in compliance.

2021 Government Seminar Session 3: Fraud Prevention (& A GASB 87 Update)

Join us for the final installment of our webinar series for local governments. This month, we’re talking about fraud and fraud prevention for local governments.

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Covid-19 Resources

The unforeseen effects of the pandemic have impacted how every organization operates. We’ve gathered recommended resources for keeping up with the ever-evolving situation.