Finance News & Insights

Feds offer guidance on handling W-2 errors … after you’ve filed them!

So your Payroll team got those W-2s filed by the Jan. 31 deadline — and then a staffer found an error. Or two. [Read more…]

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The 5 biggest mistakes made in Accounting and Finance today

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You can’t blame these on the computer! The mistakes on this list are strictly human error.  [Read more…]

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When a spreadsheet's not the right tool: 3 examples

Even with all the new technology, spreadsheets are still the most relied upon tool in Finance. But there are certain situations where you should use something else. [Read more…]

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Firms making fewest accounting mistakes since ’01: Are you keeping pace?

Despite increased workloads and longer hours, accountants are as accurate as ever. [Read more…]

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Managers claim to make glaring spelling error 'on purpose'

You’ve got to hand it to this department’s marketing people: They’ve tried to spin an embarrassing grammatical error into an intentional theft-deterrant. [Read more…]

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Total compensation statement pitfalls

More employers are using total comp statements to show their staffers that they’re getting much more than their salaries. But this can easily backfire.  [Read more…]

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2 A/P outsourcing hazards and how to avoid them

Companies looking to slash overhead costs by outsourcing A/P functions should be careful to avoid making these common mistakes. [Read more…]

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How do you protect your company’s spreadsheets?

We know they’re not perfect, but those rows and columns are the lifeblood of most finance shops. [Read more…]

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