Author Archives: Surgent CPE Team

tax policy

With many details yet to be settled, timely new course series from Surgent will help CPAs and tax preparers orient themselves for likely tax and ACA reform.

accountants-cool

The reality is that accountants are a pretty cool bunch who have, over the years, contributed a whole lot more to society than just the double-entry bookkeeping system.

new-IRS-scam

The IRS is warning tax professionals about a scam involving email and IRS e-services. The scam is actually a variation of a prior scam, where tax professionals receive an email asking them to update their accounts.

the-cost-of-cheap-CPE

There is very surprising math that supports paying more to meet your CPE requirements. Let’s run through a case study and examine numbers.

CPE-for-tax-preparers

Choosing a continuing professional education (CPE) course should be more than just Googling. Here are the top 5 things to consider when choosing CPE.

accounting-jobs

Being able to make a living in an industry you love can make a big difference in how you feel about going to work every day. Here are five accounting industry gigs that are pretty darned cool.

cyber-security

A growing number of accounting firms are expanding staff training procedures to include firm-wide guidance on how to avoid cybersecurity risks.

Surgent-discussion-leader-award

Surgent has recognized Bill Taylor, CPA, with the James L. McCoy Discussion Leader of the Year Award for the 2015-2016 teaching season.

accounting-myths

If you’re an accountant, you might recognize there are many myths commonly attributed to the industry. We’re here to discuss!

Accountex USA-Surgent

Accountex will be incorporating connections to the Surgent education platform from the widely visited Accountex Report. Surgent will be promoting Accountex to their large community.