Distributed ledger technology, also known as blockchain, presents a twofold challenge for accountants and auditors.
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This article shows how Microsoft Power Query for Excel can streamline the ongoing delivery of additional data for analysis by PivotTables.
Adapting defensive tools to be used in an analytic, predictive mode is a key to facing cybersecurity challenges, according to Bruce Sussman, CPA, payment card industry global executive for AIG.
This column’s popular items in 2017 included rules for designing Excel workbooks, ways to calculate an internal rate of return with Excel, and tools for creating maps in Excel. Here are Tech Q&A’s greatest hits for this year.
Our annual look at high-tech gifts for accounting professionals offers a number of choices that could add a spark to your holiday season.
This column offers tips on features, shortcuts, and tools that can save time, improve the integrity of workbooks, and simplify data analysis.
Will blockchain technology have a similar harmful effect on CPAs, or will it merely become a useful tool for accountants?
Take this five-question quiz to find out if you understand the basics of this important technology.
Shark Tank star and cybersecurity expert Robert Herjavec said CPAs have an important role to play as trusted advisers on cybersecurity.
Modern computing power, combined with software including Microsoft Excel, can produce advanced statistical models to analyze the risks of business opportunities.
Eric Hansen, CPA, CGMA, incoming chair of the AICPA board of directors, envisions a prosperous future for the profession in a rapidly changing environment.
The problem, it turns out, is related to Excel’s famous built-in 15-digit number limitation.
Drillable data is not only easy to navigate, it also provides a stellar audit trail sure to make any auditor smile.
Dozens of free price-checking apps are available to help you instantly price-check items by scanning an item’s bar code.
How to print a report with truncated Social Security numbers.
How to turn on Microsoft Word's AutoRecovery tool.
An AICPA fall Council session addressed how accountants can prepare for the change and lead their communities’ response to the new technology.
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CPAs who possess the appropriate expertise can perform new consulting and attest services for clients under a recently released AICPA framework. Developing expertise in this area is the key.
Handy Excel tips from "Technology Q&A" author J. Carlton Collins, CPA.