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CPAs to answer tax questions during 24th year of Taxline phone banks
MINNEAPOLIS (March 19, 2018) — Nearly 50 MNCPA volunteers will answer questions from the public between 4–7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 20, and each day through Friday, March 23. Volunteers will also answer questions 8–10 a.m. Saturday, March 24.
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5 things you need to know about tax-related identity theft this season
MINNEAPOLIS (Feb. 28, 2018) — Stay up to date on how to protect yourself from tax-related ID theft with these five tips. 
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MNCPA statement: addressing federal conformity in 2018 session
MINNEAPOLIS (Feb. 22, 2018) — The Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) has released a statement regarding the need to address federal conformity during the 2018 session.
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A faux idea: MNCPA issues annual list of outrageous tax deductions
MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 31, 2018) — The Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) recently surveyed CPA members in public accounting about the most outrageous tax deductions clients tried to claim on their tax returns. The following list shows that, quite often, taxpayers don't know which deductions are allowed or not.
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MNCPA statement re: Legislative Auditor's special review, "Office of the State Auditor: County Audits"
MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 22, 2018) — The MNCPA has released a statement in response to the Legislative Auditor's special review of the Office of the State Auditor.
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4 strategies to maximize tax savings for independent contractors and small-business owners
MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 22, 2018) — Employing the right tax strategies throughout the year can help independent contractors and small-business owners maximize their tax savings as they file their returns.
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Don't overlook new tax benefits when filing your 2017 Minnesota tax return
MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 2, 2018) —  Much of the focus has been on the tax law changes coming out of Washington. However, in early 2017, the Minnesota Legislature passed a tax bill that will affect state taxes filed in 2018.
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MNCPA recognizes 19 people at annual Celebrate CPAs Awards
MINNEAPOLIS (Sept. 13, 2017) — The Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) announced the recognition of 19 individuals for their extraordinary service to the accounting profession.
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About the MNCPA

The Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) serves the public interest by advancing the highest standards of ethics and practice within the CPA profession. MNCPA delivers on that promise by offering extensive continuing professional education and resources; advocating for members and the public with regulatory agencies and boards; and mentoring and encouraging the CPAs and business leaders of tomorrow. Founded in 1904, the MNCPA has more than 9,000 members working in public accounting, business and industry, government and education.

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