Info You Can Use

News Alerts, Guidelines, FAQs, Non-Binding Interpretive Statements, Newsletter Articles, Declaratory Rulings, Scam Warnings, Etc.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

FAQ: Alternative Business Structuredownload
FAQ: Commissionsdownload
FAQ: CPA Firm Registrationdownload
FAQ: Non-CPA Ownersdownload

Succession Planning and Practice Continuation Agreements

2012 PCPS Succession Survey: Gearing Up to Wind Downdownload
Practice Continuation Agreements: A Practice Survival Kitdownload
Succession Challenges for US CPA Firms to Tackledownload
Succession Planning: It's Not a Spectator Sportdownload

Circular 230 Information

OPR Will Tell Practitioners to Remove Circular 230 Disclaimersdownload
Revised Circular 230 Effective 6-2014download

Cloud Computing, Data Security, Etc.

10 Tech Moves Every Accountant Should Make this Summerdownload
A Breach of Client Data - Risks to CPA Firmsdownload
Cloud Accounting - NCACPA Blogdownload
Data Security Concerns Soar as More CPA Firms Access Clouddownload
Ensuring Privacy in an IT Worlddownload
Harnessing the Power of the Clouddownload
How Safe is Safe Enough - Protecing Your Firm's Data and Your Clients' Datadownload
Jumping Into the Cloud - Are You There Yet?download
Cloud Storage - How to Pick a Providerdownload
Five Tips for Building a Successful Hybrid Clouddownload
2014 Reviews of Cloud Hosting Providersdownload
16 Tips for Moving Your Workloads to the Clouddownload
Bringing the Cloud Down to Earth - CPA Practice Advisor 10-2015download


Comfort Letters (02/2012)download
Responding to Subpoenasdownload
State Bar Trust Accounts (10/2012)download
Important Notice: New NC-4 Required for Payments Beginning January 1, 2014download
Are They Still Your Clients? The IRS May Think So (Form 2848)download
What Is a Concentration in Accounting?download
Governor McCrory Announces $1 Billion Reserve in Unemployment Trust Funddownload

Scam Warnings

2014 Certificate of Existence Scam - NC SOSdownload
IRS Updates Phone Scams Warningdownload
IRS Warns Practitioners about Phishing Scamdownload
IRS Security Awareness Tax Tip Number 2 -- Don't take the Bait_ Avoid Phishing and Malwaredownload