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On March 30, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) published an updated accounting standard on events that trigger an impairment test under U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). This simplified alternative may provide relief to private companies and not-for-profit entities that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s what you should know. Clarifications [...]
We celebrate all women today on International Women's Day and give a special thank you to all of the exceptional Gumbiner Savett Inc. women we work with every day!
Gumbiner Savett Inc. congratulates four staff members who were promoted to new positions as of January 1, 2021: Ron Hauser was elevated to Tax Manager (from Tax Senior Associate), while Eduard Danielyan, Tiffany Delemo and David Sussman will assume their new roles as Tax Senior Associates (formerly Staff Accountants).
Time flies when you’re busy running a business. But it’s important to occasionally pause and assess interim performance — otherwise you’re likely to be surprised by the year-end results. Midyear financial reports can be a great tool to assess where you are. When reviewing midyear financial reports, however, recognize their potential shortcomings. These reports might [...]
If your company issues audited financial statements and follows a calendar year end, the following steps are a part of your existing external audit preparation procedures. Once the engagement letter is signed, the process begins with preliminary financial statements and possible year-end physical inventory counts. However, audits can be complicated, so taking time to additionally streamline [...]
Do you know what to do when you receive a letter from the IRS? Your first reaction may be to panic, but your letter is most likely one of millions that the IRS sends to taxpayers every year. So, wipe the perspiration from your forehead, take a deep breath, and calm the shaky hands. The [...]