Isler CPA is pleased to announce that the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the world’s leading provider of anti-fraud training and education, awarded Paul Nielson, CPA the globally preferred Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) designation. CFE’s are knowledgeable in four areas critical to the fight against fraud: Fraudulent Financial Transactions Criminology and Ethics Legal Elements…

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Late last week the Federal Audit Clearinghouse (FAC) shut down due to a security incident. The official statement from Census is as follows: The U.S. Census Bureau is investigating an IT security incident relating to unauthorized access to non-confidential information on an external system that is not part of the Census Bureau internal network. Access…

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McGladrey announces new global brand name – RSM McGladrey is taking an important step to bring the middle market to the global market. On Oct. 26, 2015, McGladrey will unite with fellow members of the global network, RSM International, under a common brand name – RSM. Isler CPA is a member of the McGladrey Alliance.

Congratulations to Isler CPA for being named one of the 2015 Oregon Business magazine 100 Best Green Companies To Work For In Oregon. According to Oregon Business Magazine (OBM), Oregon is known for its green-minded citizens, and many workers are attracted to firms and organizations that practice green, not just pay lip service to it….

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Why it Might be Smart to Extend Your Income Tax Return By Glenn Munro, CPA and Riana Linsky, of Isler CPA Have you ever put your tax return on extension? If so, were you worried? Many taxpayers have misconceptions about what an extension is and the implications of filing an extension. What is a tax…

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If you are a volunteer worker for a charity, like a Cub Scout leader or a Kidsports coach for example, you should be aware that your generosity may entitle you to some tax breaks. Although no tax deduction is allowed for the value of services you perform for a charitable organization, charitable deductions are permitted…

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Construction organizations are looking for ways to cut costs, become more efficient and exit unprofitable services or products – but depending on the approach, these actions can sacrifice long-term goals and potential rewards. Ad hoc cost-cutting often erodes morale, damages a company’s reputation and degrades infrastructure. By contrast, implementing a disciplined, enterprise-wide profit improvement initiative…

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