The COVID-19 Crisis & The New Era Of The Workplace

There is no doubt that we all live and operate in a profoundly changed reality, in which the state of continuous change has become the "new normal."

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Michigan Small Businesses Encouraged to Apply for Second Round PPP Funding

Lt. Governor Gilchrist & former Lt. Governor Calley encourage Michigan small businesses to apply for second round of Paycheck Protection Program funding.

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How Audit Must Adapt Amid Coronavirus Challenges

In an interview with Compliance Week, Julie Bell Lindsay, executive director of the Center for Audit Quality, shared her perspectives on how public company auditors are coping with new challenges from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Data Reveals the Truth About Remote Work & Productivity

There are lots of sensible reasons for managers to worry about how productive their teams are now that everyone who can is working from home. There's the perpetual concern that employees will goof off if they're not being watched, of course.

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Guidance Sought On Employee Retention Credit

Several issues involving the new employee retention credit are in need of clarity and guidance, the AICPA told Treasury and the IRS on Friday. In a letter from Christopher Hesse, CPA, chair of the AICPA Tax Executive Committee, to David Kautter, the assistant secretary for tax policy at Treasury, and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig, the AICPA identified eight areas where taxpayers and practitioners need guidance and made recommendations.

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SAVING THE PLANET World Earth Day 2020

What is Earth Day? Earth Day was set up to tackle environmental issues such as climate change and pollution.

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How to Be a Great Remote Manager

When Ryan Malone started his digital marketing agency SmartBug Media in 2008, he didn't bother opening an office. And as the company grew, he began to let staff work remotely. Today, Malone's three-time Inc.

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Call for Federal Action on Additional SBA Forgivable Loans

Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II, former Lt. Governor Brian Calley and Michigan Association of CPAs President & CEO Bob Doyle, today called on federal officials to reach an agreement and authorize additional funding to the Paycheck Protection Program funds from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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4 Free Resources For Small Businesses

In a race to save their companies, small business owners have been scrambling to stay afloat while also trying to navigate a complex web of federal and state aid and figure out their legal options.

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MI Treasury Guidance on State Tax Filing Extension

Today, the Michigan Department of Treasury released a notice that provides taxpayers with additional guidance related to the state and income tax filing extension (EO 2020-26) announced on March 27 and the IRS Notice 2020-23 issued on April 9.

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