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Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants hosts 25th Annual Management & Business Advisers Conference
MINNEAPOLIS (June 4, 2019) — Chief financial officers, controllers and corporate finance professionals from Minnesota and throughout the country will be at the Minneapolis Convention Center June 13–14 for this annual conference. 

Nearly 60 CPAs honored at MNCPA's Spring Recognition Dinner
MINNEAPOLIS (May 30, 2019) — Matthew Sorensen and Kyle Sassenberg were amongst the honorees who attended this premier event.

Delve into data protection, the Dark Web and more at the MNCPA Technology Conference
MINNEAPOLIS (May 10, 2019) — Join CPAs and accountants from all sectors and industries May 21–22 at the MNCPA Education Center in Bloomington for this annual event.

Minnesota Society of CPAs announces 2019–20 board officers
MINNEAPOLIS (April 3, 2019) — Rachel D. Polson set to be next chair of the MNCPA board of directors.

MNCPA lists real questions clients have asked CPAs
MINNEAPOLIS (March 4, 2019) — As we enter the heart of a complicated tax season, our members provided real questions clients have asked about their taxes.

Understand your W-2 this tax season
MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 24, 2019) — It’s imperative to review your W-2 for accuracy because it impacts your annual taxes and potentially your future Social Security earnings. For many, this is where your tax-filing season begins.

55 percent of Minnesota CPAs say qualified business income deduction has most opportunity, questions this tax season
MINNEAPOLIS (Dec. 17, 2018) — This filing season will be the first in which taxpayers and preparers will see the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s changes implemented on federal forms. Among those changes, one of the most complex that has the attention of more than half of certified public accountants is the Qualified Business Income (QBI) deduction.

Year-end tax planning -- more important than ever before
MINNEAPOLIS (Oct. 26, 2018) — The 2019 tax season is bound to have surprises. Deductions disappeared among other massive changes with the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in December 2017. Then, Minnesota couldn't reach an agreement on tax conformity, meaning our state is still operating under pre-tax reform tax code. This means new forms and many headaches are ahead for Minnesotans when they begin filing their tax forms.

Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants hosts largest tax conference in Midwest Nov. 12-13
MINNEAPOLIS (Oct. 11, 2018) — The two-day event offers more than 50 sessions led by nationally-renowned tax and business experts. This year is expected to be especially busy coming on the heels of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act; many of the sessions address tax reform.

MNCPA recognizes 18 members at annual Celebrate CPAs Awards
MINNEAPOLIS (Sept. 21, 2018) — The Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) announced the recognition of 18 individuals members for their extraordinary service to the accounting profession.

Small-business owners: Get your questions answered at Small Business Advisory Day
MINNEAPOLIS (July 30, 2018) — At Small Business Advisory Day, small-business owners can meet with a CPA for a 30-minute session to answer the questions that may be stumping them.

Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants hosts 24th Annual Management & Business Advisers Conference
MINNEAPOLIS (May 31, 2018) — Chief financial officers, controllers and corporate finance professionals from Minnesota and throughout the United States will be at the Minneapolis Convention Center June 18-19 for the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants' (MNCPA) 24th Annual Management & Business Advisers Conference (MBAC18).

New CPAs honored at MNCPA Spring Recognition Dinner
MINNEAPOLIS (May 17, 2018) — More than 120 recently certified CPAs will be honored May 24 at the MNCPA's Spring CPA Recognition Dinner.

Minnesota Society of CPAs announces 2018-19 board officers
MINNEAPOLIS (April 30, 2018) — The MNCPA welcomed its new officers and directors at its April 26 board meeting, including Rebecca Keran, CPA, MBA as the organization's 2018-19 board chair.

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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