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Healthy Growth Blog Archives - Apple Growth Partners

Bitcoin Fraud – What is it and How Do I Protect it from Fraud?

Bitcoin fraud is on the rise. With the value of these currencies increasing daily, they have become a prime target for thieves and fraudsters looking to take advantage of Bitcoin’s skyrocketing price and exploit the poor security habit of new users.

01.22.18

“Bitcoin Fraud – What is it and How Do I Protect it from Fraud?” by Ian Mansfield | Associate – Audit & Assurance   Bitcoin is the original cryptocurrency – a decentralized electronic payment system designed to eliminate the need…

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Charity Fraud Targeting the Conscience of Donors

Donating to charity is great, but charity fraud is on the rise. Here are tips to protect yourself.

12.14.17

“Charity Fraud Targeting the Conscience of Donors” by Brittany Zeman, Intern – Tax There is nothing more noble than thinking of others who are less fortunate when you find yourself in a position that allows you to give. Sadly,…

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Tax Considerations for Volunteers

Volunteer with a charity group? Be aware of certain favorable tax implications relating to volunteer work.and track your expenses accordingly.

12.04.17

“Tax Considerations for Volunteers” by Christine Bieniosek, CPA | Associate – Tax  Do you currently volunteer with a charity group, or are you considering a volunteer role? This is a great way to serve your community and help a…

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Gift Tax Limits Update for 2017 and 2018

As we near the close of 2017, now is the time to make any last minute gifts in order to fully use the annual gift tax limits exclusion for 2017. 

11.02.17

“Gift Tax Limits Update for 2017 and 2018” by Ann Miller, CPA | Manager – Tax  As we near the close of 2017, now is the time to make any last minute gifts in order to fully use the…

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A Breakdown of the New Not-for-profit Accounting Standard

Image of an accountant implementing processes from the new nonprofit accounting standard.

10.10.17

“A Breakdown of the New Not-for-profit Accounting Standard” by Chris Benko, CPA | Principal – Audit & Assurance Last year, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) announced that it would issue ASU 2016-14, a new not-for-profit (NFP) accounting standard…

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