TaxCloud releases integrations for QuickBooks Online and eBay

Now eBay marketplace sellers and users of QBO can connect to TaxCloud to manage U.S. tax obligations.

What’s on your reading list?

Thought leaders Tom Hood and Bill Sheridan share their favorite books so far of 2019.

New IRS impersonation scam spreading by email

Criminals are sending unsolicited emails with subject lines like “Automatic Income Tax Reminder” or “Electronic Tax Return Reminder” that appear to come from the IRS.

Tax Fraud Blotter: Fabricated numbers

Some advantage; Justice done; everyone needs a hobby; and other highlights of recent tax cases.

AICPA proposes auditing standard to encourage professional skepticism

The move comes amid worries that firms are letting their clients off the hook too readily.

Better client meetings: Two essential kickoff questions

Client meetings can be a colossal drain of your time — and your client’s time — if you don’t have a game plan before sitting down with them.

FASAB releases interpretation of cleanup cost liabilities standard

The Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board has issued an interpretation of some recent standards involving cost provisions among multiple entities who are liable for cleanup costs.

AICPA offers guidance on materiality in attestations

The discussion paper explains some of the challenges when a subject can’t be measured quantitatively.

China and the U.S.: Unexpected bedfellows in global digital tax wars

As the U.S. prepares retaliatory measures against European and Indian Digital Service Tax plans, it has found an unexpected ally.

OnPay and Xero partner for agribusinesses

The deepened relationship brings a full suite of back-office services to Xero’s agricultural industry customers and their accountants.