Risk Management

Risk Management

AUTOMOBILE DEALERSHIPS Risk Management Mark V. Dow Managing Principal, CPA, MST 11 April 2017 A common buzz term in corporate America is “Risk Management.” The concept of risk management was born out of the combination of the excessive use of leverage, weak internal...
Threat Hunting for Higher Ed

Threat Hunting for Higher Ed

IT AUDIT & SECURITY Threat Hunting for Higher Ed Scott Goodwin  Experienced IT Analyst,  Security+ 11 October 2017 Your information is out there whether you like it or not, just floating around the digital world. As a result, it is possible to collect email...
Securing Student Information

Securing Student Information

HIGHER EDUCATION Michael Cosgrove Principal, CPA, MSA 15 June 2017 The 2017 Compliance Supplement Vett Draft has been issued to certain key stakeholders and is currently being edited before it is officially finalized. One of the most interesting additions to the...
IRS Data Retrieval Tool and FAFSA Changes

IRS Data Retrieval Tool and FAFSA Changes

HIGHER EDUCATION Nelia Kruger Manager, CPA, MSA 15 June 2017 The IRS Data Retrieval Tool (“DRT”) allows applicants who have already completed their federal income tax returns to prefill answers to some of the questions on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid...
How Demo Reporting Compliant Are You?

How Demo Reporting Compliant Are You?

TAX Partnerships: What Are The Chances of Being Audited By the IRS? Lauren A. Carnes Partner, CPA, MST 9 June 2017 It has been many years since the Internal Revenue Service traveled around New England and audited dealers for demo reporting. In 2001, numerous...