Every month, new books are released, and we’d like to share the ones with you we think should not be missed. This time, we’re focussing on Accounting. Please let us know what you think, and happy reading!
Best Upcoming Accounting Books of September 2017
Blueprint to Business: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Taking Action, Committing to the Grind, And Doing the Things That Most People Won’t
Essential reading for any would-be entrepreneur Blueprint to Business is the ultimate guide to becoming a successful entrepreneur. Turn ‘dreams’ into goals, and goals into reality Discover just what it takes to build a successful business Dig into the paperwork and legal/regulatory requirements Adjust your expectations to reflect your abilities and willingness to commit Starting a business could be the best thing you’ve ever done—or it could be the worst. Mitigate the risk by setting yourself up for success from the very beginning with the invaluable advice in Blueprint to Business.
J.K. Lasser’s Your Income Tax 2018: For Preparing Your 2017 Tax Return
The nation’s most trusted tax guide, updated for your 2017 returns J. Lasser’s Your Income Tax 2018 is the nation’s most trusted tax guide, updated to help you prepare your 2017 return. Lasser’s Your Income Tax 2018 is this year’s essential guide to taking the stress out of tax time.
Redleaf Calendar-Keeper 2018: A Record-Keeping System for Family Child Care Professionals
This must-have business tool for family child care professionals includes monthly expense charts, attendance and payment logs, mileage records, food program tallies, detailed income tax worksheets, monthly nutritious recipes, activities, and helpful tips. All business-related records are organized in one convenient place, saving time and money.
AICPA Audit and Accounting Guide State and Local Governments
This authoritative guide provides complete coverage of audit and accounting considerations critical for both preparers and auditors. This 2017 edition includes a new chapter on best practices for OPEB accounting, reporting, and auditing. It also provides insights, comparisons, and best practices for financial reporting and the financial reporting entity, revenue and expense recognition, capital asset accounting, the elements of net position, accounting for fair value, and much more.
U.S. Master Tax Guide (2018)
Master Tax Guide provides helpful and practical guidance on today’s federal tax law. Master Tax Guide is also annotated to CCH’s Federal Standard Tax Reporter, Tax Research Consultant and Practical Tax Explanations for more advanced, detailed, historical and in-depth research resources. The Top Federal Tax Issues Course allows professionals to earn CPE credit while keeping up-to-date on the most important tax issues (grading fee additional).
Accounting for Non-Accountants
Accounting for Non-Accountants provides the perfect introduction to the basics of accounting and finance. Now in its 11th edition, Accounting for Non-Accountants includes information on the UK GAAP accounting standards as well as an overview of current international standards, and updates including a new chapter on how competition, the financial markets and government economic policy can influence organizations. The book is structured clearly to provide in-depth understanding in three key areas: annual accounts (including income statements, balance sheets, cash flow and reporting standards); management accounting (costing, marginal costing and budgetary controls); and financial management (including the cost of capital, working capital, investment appraisal and performance analysis).
Tax Guide for Short-Term Rentals: Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO and More
The tax guide for Airbnb and other short-term rental hosts If you’re a short-term rental host, you need to understand the unique tax rules that apply whenever you rent your property through Airbnb, FlipKey, HomeAway, TripAdvisor, Craigslist, VRBO, or any other online platform. As a short-term rental host, you’re entitled to many valuable deductions and other tax benefits. This book shows you how to pay no more tax than necessary on your short-term rental income while complying with IRS rules.
Delivering Health Care In America: A Systems Approach
The Seventh Edition covers: • New trends in health care • Chronic conditions in the U. • Perspectives on community-based LTC. Trends in institutional care.
CPA’s Guide to Effective Engagement Letters (12th Edition)
The integrity of your practice depends on the contents of your engagement letters. Other Letters 6. 1 Audit Engagement Letters 2 Review Engagement Letters 3 Compilation Engagement Letters 4 Preparation Engagement Letters 5 Individual Tax Engagement Letters 6 Partnership Tax Preparation Engagement Letters 7 Corporate Tax Preparation Engagement Letters 8 Estate/Trust Tax Preparation Engagement Letters 9 IRS/State Tax Representation Engagement Letters 10 Other Tax Engagement Letters 11 Bookkeeping and Write-Up Engagement Letters 12 Personal/Business Management Engagement Letters 13 Prospective Financial Statements Engagement Letters 14 Business Valuation Engagement Letters 15 Management Consulting Services Engagement Letters 16 Computer Consulting Services Engagement Letters 17 Litigation Support Engagement Letters 18 Assurance Services Engagement Letters 19 Other Engagement Letters 20 Other Letters 21 Internal Controls 22 Record Retention 23 Disengaging.
Taxation of Lawyers and Law Firms: Planning Strategies for Tax Efficiency and Minimization
For most lawyers and law firms tax planning is a topic never, or at best occasionally, addressed in a comprehensive or meaningful way. This book presents an approach to tax planning for solo, small, and medium size law firms. Specific topics include: The most effective entity structure for a law firm Planning strategies for lawyers are different stages of life An IRS audit guide for attorneys For attorneys and law firms looking to defer, avoid, and minimize the tax burden, this book is an essential resource.