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    FYI, MA DOR has an online form to fill out if you have received notification of a fraudulent UA claim in your name. There is a whole page devoted to measures you can take to protect your identity, as well as a link to the online form. The page can be ...

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    This issue has not yet been resolved by Congress. If and when Congress reaches a deal, I expect this issue to be resolved in favor of full deductibility. Lucien P. Gauthier, Esq., LL.M., CPA, President Boston Tax Institute, Ltd. ...

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    Does anyone know the answer to the following 2 questions regarding PPP Loan forgiveness (or if not, can you share your thoughts)? If an employer opts to extend the covered period for 8 weeks to 24 weeks, do they have to keep up the employee count ...

MSCPA CEO Blog: Amy's Angle

  • I’m thrilled to announce the winners of the MSCPA’s 2020 Women to Watch Awards ! The awards recognize outstanding women in the accounting profession and are given in two categories: Emerging Leaders (fewer than 15 years in the profession) and Experienced Leaders (15 or more years in the profession). There were many exceptional nominees this year, making it a very difficult decision for our judging panel. The winners were selected based on their contributions to the profession, their firms/companies and within their communities.  Congratulations to these exceptional women!    Emerging Leaders  Cheryl Cadle, CPA, MBA, senior manager, CBIZ & MHM Chelsea Cox, MSA, senior associate, Meyers Brothers Kalicka, P.C.  April Gjoka, CPA, experienced manager, business change enablement, Grant Thornton Caroline Waweru, CPA, MBA, MSA, senior tax manager Stone & Company, LLP Experienced Leaders Tarra Curran, CPA, MST, managing director, ...

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  • Canton, Massachusetts, Fineman CPA Group is a well-established CPA firm looking to expand our leadership team.  We are currently seeking a highly motivated CPA with a minimum of 6 years of experience in the fast-paced world of public accounting.  Experience with a blend of accounting, tax preparation (individual and corporate), tax strategy (to maximize tax savings for clients) and financial consulting is required.  Fiduciary and international tax experience are a plus.  The ideal candidate will possess an interest in generating new clients.  Existing book of business is a plus.  The right candidate will have the opportunity for promotion to partner. Our firm is ideally suited for the CPA who has worked in public accounting and is passionate about delivering high quality work, strategic tax planning advice and responsive client service.  Businesses and individuals come to Fineman CPA Group for our creative financial solutions that helps them to achieve the goals they have today so they can realize the dreams they have for the future.  They stay with us because the team at Fineman CPA group delivers innovative tax saving strategies and proactive advice through close working relationships.  If this sounds like the kind of firm where you can thrive, then we would love to speak with you. Tax & Accounting Manager Job Description for Fineman CPA Group SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES Detailed review of tax returns (Individuals, Partnerships, C Corporations, S Corporations, Fiduciary, Gift Tax, Non-Profit Organizations) Preparation of tax returns (Individuals, Partnerships, C Corporations, S Corporations, Fiduciary, Gift Tax, Non-Profit Organizations) with technical accuracy, compliance and innovative strategy for businesses and individuals Thorough understanding of IRS Tax Code Skillful at performing tax research Strong accounting skills Ability to think creatively and identify tax saving opportunities for clients Adept at client communication and serving as trusted advisor to clients Willingness to engage in business development and lead generation activities Partner potential   TO SUBMIT RESUME, EMAIL BOB at bob@finemancpa.com . QUALIFICATIONS Highly motivated Ability to work independently and with team members Excellent communication skills Proficient in managing relationships Ability to prioritize work and multi-task EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE CPA license Minimum of 6 years of experience in public accounting Experience with Lacerte and QuickBooks a plus but not required
  • Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Due to continued growth, we are currently seeking a Senior Accountant with 3-10 years’ recent public accounting experience to participate in audit, accounting and tax assignments.  You’ll be involved in audit assignments including HUD audits and audits of non-profits with government funding as well as audits of employee benefit plans; complete review and compilation engagements; prepare financial statements and complete some tax work for both privately held businesses, individuals and fiduciaries. We are proud to provide a pleasant, supportive working environment, competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including health and dental insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) plan, time and ½ for overtime pay and a tax season bank-time policy.   There could be partnership potential for the right candidate.  Berkshire County is an area that is rich in both cultural and outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking and biking, so it is an ideal area to live and raise a family. To qualify, you’ll need a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or directly related discipline; a CPA license or on track to obtain; the ability to work both independently as well as part of a team and strong communication, analytical, customer service and PC skills including proficiency with MS Excel and various accounting and tax software packages (Lacerte and QuickBooks are a plus).     Time and 1/2 paid for tax season overtime.
  • Braintree, Massachusetts, Kevin P. Martin & Associates (KPM) is a leading regional CPA and business consulting firm with locations throughout New England.  We are seeking an experienced Tax Manager to join our Private Client Service Tax Team. KPM offers a progressive, dynamic culture and a team?based approach to client service that provides a unique opportunity for employees to develop professionally while promoting work / life integration. Responsibilities & Objectives: As a Tax Manager in the Private Client Service Group, you will be responsible for interacting closely with clients to provide innovative tax planning, consulting, and compliance services in a timely and effective manner.  You will be working with Directors to grow the Private Client Service Practice by becoming a firm leader specializing in individuals, businesses related to those individuals, trusts and generational tax compliance and planning. Requirements: Strong interpersonal skills. Must be comfortable interacting directly with clients and prospective clients in business development efforts.  This is a forward-facing position. Must have 7 to 9 years of recent high net worth tax experience within public accounting or a family office. Strong technical skills in reviewing relevant return types including: high net worth individuals, trusts & estates and related business entity returns required Ability to manage client base and service delivery filing requirements Proficiency in relevant tax software Ability to work remotely and use relevant technology Ability to conduct complex tax research projects Strong written and verbal communication skills Attention to detail and ability to prioritize under tight deadlines Manage, develop, train and mentor staff including performance reviews Desire to develop a career Active CPA License required Bachelor's or master’s degree in accounting is required. A related graduate degree preferred. MST a Must be eligible to work within the United States  Additional Job Details Must be able to travel to meetings, training, and events in the New England area. Primary Office Locations:  Braintree, Fall River and Danvers, MA. Benefits: Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off, Flexible schedule, Parental leave, Professional development assistance, Tuition reimbursement



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