MNCPA Perspectives

It's a good time to be a CPA
Mar. 17, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
What's on your radar? This question frequently appears on MNCPA board meeting agendas, and it’s often my favorite part of the meeting. This is... Read more
Do you know what you don't know?
Mar. 13, 2017  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
It was one of those spring days after April 15, when the collective intensity level in our CPA firm was down a few notches from where it had been... Read more
Having someone in your corner
Mar. 6, 2017  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
Wake up, work, shower, breakfast and out the door. Go to work -- work some more. Then it’s home for dinner, help with homework, sports, spelling... Read more
CPA Day at the Capitol - build on the momentum
Feb. 27, 2017  |  By Geno Fragnito
It was an icy commute to St. Paul that early February morning. But the slick roads didn’t stop more than 70 MNCPA members from descending to the... Read more
CPE: The next generation
Feb. 20, 2017  |  By Lynn Kletscher
Nano, nano! Greetings, CPA life forms! If you’re of my generation (I’m not saying which one) or a Robin Williams fan, you hopefully get the play... Read more
When the MNCPA calls
Feb. 13, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
If you recently got a call from the MNCPA about your firm permit, that was a good thing. Receiving a call meant we identified your firm permit as... Read more
Ahhhhh, the smell of budget numbers in the morning!
Feb. 6, 2017  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
It’s budget time at the MNCPA — one of my favorite times of the year (second only to our annual audit, but that’s for another blog post). The... Read more
Connecting people with people, opportunities
Jan. 27, 2017  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
I was reminded once again recently why I love my job. Our main goal as an association is to help people — help them learn, help them grow, help... Read more
CPAs are making a difference at the Capitol
Jan. 20, 2017  |  By Geno Fragnito
Each session brings about surprises. This year’s surprise came in the form of an early federal conformity package. After not having a tax bill for... Read more
The CPE Catalog continuum
Jan. 13, 2017  |  By Lynn Kletscher
My siblings and I relished the J.C. Penney Catalog, even fought over it. It was 1,000 pages of pure bliss. What were the hot new toys? What were the... Read more