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AAFCPAs Launches Innovative Advanced Degree Programs to Support Rising CPA Talent

AAFCPAs Launches Innovative Advanced Degree Programs to Support Rising CPA Talent

AAFCPAs Launches Innovative Advanced Degree Programs to Support Rising CPA Talent

Boston, MA (October 30, 2018) – AAFCPAs, a best-in-class CPA and consulting firm known for assurance, tax, accounting, wealth management, valuation, business process, and IT advisory solutions, today announced it has partnered with Nichols College Graduate & Professional Studies to provide tailored programs for CPA licensing and MBA degrees. The initiative is part of the firm’s ongoing commitment to attract the best accounting talent in the industry. The program will... continue reading

Outstanding Women in Business 2018: McCall helped grow accounting firm 50%

Outstanding Women in Business 2018: McCall helped grow accounting firm 50%

Worcester Business Journal | In 2011, Carla McCall became the co-managing partner of AAFCPAs, the ninth largest certified public accounting firm in New England. By 2016, she had been named chairwoman of the Massachusetts Society of CPAs, the state’s premier professional association consisting of more than 12,000 accountants. McCall has always been an avid supporter of female leadership. She recognizes the difficulty in balancing one’s career with a family, but... continue reading

2018 Year-End Tax Planning for Privately-Held Companies (Part 2) Webinar OnDemand

2018 Year-End Tax Planning for Privately-Held Companies (Part 2) Webinar OnDemand

In 2018, tax planning is more complicated than usual. Most provisions of the massive Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) go into effect this year, and as a result you likely will need to change at least some of your tax planning strategies. In this Webinar, recorded live on October 23rd, 2018, AAFCPAs Richard Weiner, CPA, MST, Julie Chevalier, CPA, David Gravel, CPA, and David Consigli, Jr., CPA, ABV, CPVA, CDFA, provide business owners, executives,... continue reading

AAFCPAs & MENTOR’s Partnership in Charting a Sustainable Future

AAFCPAs & MENTOR’s Partnership in Charting a Sustainable Future

How Did One Nonprofit Explore Creative Approaches to a Sustainable Model? For nonprofits, charting the future is complex. The search for creative, strategic approaches to sustainability is continuous, and many organizations have struggled to achieve long term, mission-aligned profitability. In its work with MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership, AAFCPAs evaluated the organization’s financial and operational position and helped illuminate avenues for growth. Their work together led to an improved outlook,... continue reading

Develop an Individual Financial Plan That Accounts for Market Volatility

As we head into the final quarter of 2018, it is a great time to reflect on the financial markets. We have experienced the longest period of economic expansion in the nation’s history, and we have come a long way since the mortgage and housing crisis in 2008. However, as you may know from recent headlines, the fourth quarter got off to a rocky start. The Dow fell over 1,300... continue reading

AAFCPAs Medicare Cost Report Webinar OnDemand

AAFCPAs Medicare Cost Report Webinar OnDemand

AAFCPAs’ Healthcare Practice leaders Matt Hutt, CPA, CGMA, and Courtney McFarland, CPA, MSA, in collaboration with the Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers (The League), presented this timely Medicare Cost Report Training session for Massachusetts community health centers. This webinar, presented and recorded live on October 17th, 2018, as now available OnDemand so you may benefit from our knowledge & insights whenever and wherever you may need it. This Cost Report Webinar... continue reading

AAFCPAs Releases 2018-2019 Tax Planning Guide for Businesses & Individuals

AAFCPAs Releases 2018-2019 Tax Planning Guide for Businesses & Individuals

Although you cannot avoid taxes, you can take steps to minimize them. This requires proactive tax planning, including estimating your tax liability, looking for ways to reduce it, and taking timely action. In 2018, tax planning is more complicated than usual. Most provisions of the massive Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) go into effect this year, and as a result we may need to change some of your tax... continue reading

AAFCPAs’ Partner Sorie Kaba, CPA will Present at NABA Minority Business Conference in Boston

AAFCPAs Partner Sorie Kaba, CPA will serve as a panelist on Saturday, October 20th, providing guidance on Creating a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion in the corporate environment.  This session is part of The Boston Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants’ (NABA, Inc.) Annual Minority Business Conference (AMBC), organized for the benefit of students, professionals, and corporate representatives interested in education, resources, and building meaningful career connections to qualified minority... continue reading

AAFCPAs Outlines State Applicability, IRS Guidance Related to TCJA that Nonprofits Need to Know

AAFCPAs would like to make Tax Exempt Organizations aware of state by state applicability and recent IRS guidance on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, known officially as H.R. 1, (the “TCJA”) and how it pertains to charitable nonprofits. AAFCPAs has outlined the following applicability and guidance that are especially noteworthy: State by state applicability of TCJA changes to nonprofits As outlined in an earlier post, the TCJA enacted widespread... continue reading