NOTE: The effective date was pushed back to April 1, 2020. On March 18th the Senate passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, and President Trump signed it into law. The act contains several provisions that will significantly impact employers with fewer than 500 employees. If this applies to you, your obligations become effective […]
You’re currently bombarded by information about COVID-19, the coronavirus pandemic gripping the world right now, much of it changing hour to hour. You’re likely bombarded by questions too — from employees, customers, your CEO. But it’s critical you as CFO also ask a few key questions to make sure your business is ready to weather […]
When trading partners hear or see your company’s name, do you think they grin or cringe? You know in the business world, impressions matter. Plus, every time your company has issues or cuts ties with a customer or supplier, there’s a cost associated. You lose precious labor hours, discount opportunities, maybe even top-notch pricing arrangements. […]
If at least some of the people leading your accounting and finance teams aren’t women, you’re missing a major opportunity.
It’s hard to believe that it’s been over a year since the Supreme Court ruled online sales are taxable in the highly watched case South Dakota v. Wayfair. Chances are, your A/P and A/R departments are still reeling from the massive change and trying to keep up with all the state laws that followed in […]
Prepare your finance staffers now: Year-end may soon look different than it has in the past, thanks to the just-signed Taxpayer First Act.
We’re always keeping an eye on how the U.S. economy is faring as a whole: reading the reports, watching the indicators. Understandable, of course. But sometimes it’s important to look a little closer to home when thinking about your company’s future prospects and considering strategic plans. That’s why this new analysis from WalletHub (https://wallethub.com/edu/states-with-the-best-economies/21697) is […]
Advanced tools for analytics, reporting and data visualization are great. But in many cases, you can achieve similar ends by using tried-and-true Excel.
CFOs everywhere are looking for Accounts Payable (AP) to take on a more strategic role. However, in order to make this happen, finance pros need to find a way to take many of the repetitive, non-value-added tasks off AP’s plate. In this guest post, Brent Meyers, the vice president of national sales for Nvoicepay, explains just […]