WeiserMazars Talks to Big4.com About Current Media Trends

   March 26, 2014

No industry has faced greater recent change and evolution than the media industry. This interview discusses the industry’s current risk factors, opportunities and takeaways as well as upcoming trends.

Business Development – Top 10 Tips for Critical Success

   March 26, 2014

While development plans vary, the most effective plans focus on core business strengths, clients and contacts.

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The Changing Home Office Deduction

   March 26, 2014

As technology advances and the professional landscape continue to evolve, the use of a home office is increasingly common. The U.S. Census Bureau has reported that over 50% of all U.S. businesses now operate primarily from someone’s home.

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Early Challenges and Possible Long Term Implications of the Affordable Care Act

   March 26, 2014

Implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is upon us. To date, the most visible effect is neither the promised decrease in medical costs nor the promised increase in healthcare quality, but rather the increasing frustration of healthcare payers, providers, and consumers.

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The Home Mortgage Interest Deduction

   March 26, 2014

In 1913, when the original U.S. tax system was revamped and the federal income tax re-imposed, it included a deduction for all interest paid. While personal interest (interest on personal loans and credit cards) was originally deductible, today’s interest deduction is limited to investment interest expense and home mortgage interest.

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Why Today’s Not-for-Profits Need to Operate as “Mission Driven Businesses”

   March 26, 2014

In the current not-for-profit environment, with revenues tight, expenses increasing, and more “competition” from other service providers, not-for-profit organizations must be focused and effective.