3 Accountant Technology Trends to Look Out For in 2017

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We’re all familiar with the old cliches about needing to keep up with changing technology, right? We’ve heard it from basically everyone, starting with your parents telling you to get a job involving computers before you ever went off to college, but there’s a good reason why it comes up so often: it’s true. There are precious few job fields…

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Accounting, CPAs, and Blockchain

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The future of CPAs, and accountants in general, may be disrupted by the latest fintech to be talked about, promoted, derided or what have you:  Blockchain.  Blockchain is essentially a decentralized digital ledger system.  It’s database software which resides on individual computers as opposed to one server so users can deal directly with each other in real time.  Think in…

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Technically Speaking…

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In a previous post we talked about how technical savvy was one of the top skills a CPA needs these days.  But this is an important enough topic that it deserves its own post.  Accounting firms are moving towards the cloud and a paperless office.  It’s a more efficient and secure way to handle data and protect client information.  It’s…

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