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Unlimited CPE for NYSSCPA Members

Introducing a New Member Benefit!
NYSSCPA members now have free unlimited access to CPE courses in our Self Study Course Catalog.
"I enjoy the online CPE because it allows for me to stay up-to-date with pertinent accounting issues while studying on my own time. I can pause the sessions and resume at my convenience. I feel the CPE is highly relevant as a majority of the sessions have lecturers who are experts in their field. The online interface that NYSSCPA utilizes is user friendly and allows me to easily sort by topic."
– Greg Kozerski, Jr., NYSSCPA Member

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Read the July/Aug 2023 Issue on

Each year, The CPA Journal focuses on the impact emerging technologies have on the profession. New technologies often give rise to new asset classes that require new rules for their reporting, valuation, and accounting. Sometimes it is easy to analogize their treatment to existing assets, but often more analysis is required. In this issue, authors Brian Mittendorf and Sean Stein Smith review the basics of NFTs and note the current ambiguity over their current tax treatment and reporting requirements. William Van-Denburgh, Roger Daniels, and Roxane DeLaurell examine FASB's proposed guidance on accounting for crypto assets while analyzing what some companies are already doing under existing GAAP. 

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  • Recent Court Decision Highlights the Split in Authority Concerning the Estate Tax Treatment of Life Insurance under a Buy-Sell Agreement
    Sep 28, 2023
    In Connelly v. United States, No. 21-3683 (8th Cir. 2023), the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, on the taxpayer’s appeal from an order granting summary judgment in favor of the IRS by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, considered(i) whether a buy-sell agreement was able to fix the value of the decedent’s corporate shares for estate tax purposes (it was not), and (ii) whether life insurance proceeds payable to the corporation to help fund a corporate redemption of shares needed to be considered in determining the fair market value of the corporate shares for federal estate tax purposes.
  • Succession Planning: Paving the Path for Small Business Continuity
    Sep 28, 2023
    Running a small business is a journey that is not for the faint-hearted. It involves daily obstacles, long-term strategic planning, and sometimes the pressure of meeting stakeholder demands. Small business owners often find their name on the door, along with the weighty responsibility it carries.
  • After the Move – Part III: Returning to New York
    Sep 28, 2023
    Welcome back to the third and final installment of the “After the Move” series. Part One focused on employment compensation, including New York’s nonresident income sourcing rules for telecommuting and the proper sourcing methodologies for various types of deferred compensation. Part Two outlined several potential pitfalls that can lead to unexpected New York source income when changing residency in connection with one-off transactions, such as the complete or partial sale of a business. 
  • Beyond College Savings: Using 529 Plans as an Estate Planning Tool
    Aug 25, 2023

    For decades, most people have known 529 Plans  as a tool for putting money aside tax free for their children’s college expenses. Less known is their usefulness as a powerful estate planning tool. Strategically, using 529s as part of a wealth transfer strategy can help high-net-worth clients pass on significant wealth tax free to future generations.