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Connecticut CPA
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May/June 2013
Contents
www.linkedin.com
Group:
CTCPA
www.ctcpas.org
www.facebook.com/
ConnecticutCPAs
www.twitter.com/
ConnecticutCPAs
Volunteer
for a local
not-for-profit
Attract new
recruits with the
CPA firm guide
Catch up with
colleagues on
CPAMix
>>
>>
>>
The CTCPA Not-for-Profit Organizations
Committee has set up a service to
help connect members with local
not-for-profits seeking volunteers.
Visit our website for a listing of
opportunities, with basic information
about the organization and the
expected time commitment.
>> www.ctcpas.org/NFPBoards.
If staff recruitment and firm visibility
are important to you, don't miss the
opportunity to include your firm in The
Accounting Major's Guide to Connecticut
CPA Firms
, a publication distributed
to Student Members and Connecticut
college and university accounting
departments and career services offices.
>> www.ctcpas.org/AMG.
Introducing CPAMix the brand-new
social media component of the CTCPA
website. Whether you think of it as your
interactive member directory or Facebook
for CPAs, this is the place to keep tabs
on your committees, trade tips with fellow
CPAs, or even share busy season war
stories. Get in the mix the CPAMix!
>> www.ctcpas.org/CPAMix.
Get
Connected
Upcoming Programs and Events
19 CPE Calendar
20 New and Young Professionals Upcoming Events
22 Members-Only Meetings
Member Matters
15 Membership Dues FAQs
21 Welcome, New Students!
24 Member News
25 Welcome, New Members!
26 Member Snapshots
29 Firm Moves and Promotions
30 Classified Advertisements
On the Cover
What's the
Future
of
Your Firm
?
page 5
Features
5
Succession Planning:
Key Questions You Should Be Asking Now!
By Joel Sinkin and Bill Carlino
8
Connecticut's Rep. Himes a `Problem Solver'
in Congress
By Caitlin Q. Bailey O'Neill
11
Connecticut Appellate Court Rules on the CPA as Fiduciary:
Recent Decision on Iacurci v. Sax Significant to
Connecticut CPAs
Clarification and update to March/April Connecticut CPA article
13
Protect Your Firm Against Data Security Breaches
18
Why Electronic CPE Course Materials?
By William C. Fleenor, CPA, Ph.D.