CPA Resources

CPA Resources

Useful resources for CPAs and their clients

Working with CPA Firms

alliantgroup is proud to serve more than 4,000 CPA firms nationwide. Our deep bench of policy and industry experts work alongside firms to help them identify and maximize the incentives available to clients in a wide variety of industries. Together, we have helped our partner firms deliver more than $8 billion in tax savings to their clients.

In addition to helping your clients mitigate tax liability, alliantgroup boasts an impressive Strategic Advisory Board comprised of former IRS Commissioners, policy leaders and professional service firm executives that provide our partner firms with valuable insight on everything from tax legislation to practice management.

Putting your firm and your clients in the best possible position is our number one priority, and we would welcome the opportunity to serve you and your firm. Explore the resources below to learn more about partnering with alliantgroup.

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Our National Office

alliantNational, an alliantgroup company, is the nation’s leading adviser to CPA firms and U.S. businesses facing difficult tax matters. Located in the heart of Washington D.C., alliantNational’s team is expertly equipped to provide support in a number of specialized areas including audit and credit defense, controversy and dispute resolution services, domestic and international tax planning and tax-exempt services. Click the logo to learn more.

CPA Resources

Looking for additional information CPA resources? Click a category for a complete listing of industry publications, government entities and tools for small and medium-sized businesses.

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Tax & Accounting Media

Tax and accounting web sites you might be interested in:

Government Resources and Regulators

Government-sponsored informational web sites you may be interested in:

  • Financial Accounting standards Board (FASB)
    Since 1973, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has been the designated organization in the private sector for establishing standards of financial accounting
  • Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB)
    The mission of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board is to establish and improve standards of state and local governmental accounting and financial reporting that will result in useful information for users of financial reports and guide and educate the public, including issuers, auditors, and users of those financial reports.
  • Internal Revenue Service
    Home page
  • Internal Revenue Service
    National Taxpayer Advocate’s Annual Reports to Congress!
  • Internal Revenue Service
    Research and Development – Manufacturing Tax Tips
  • Internal Revenue Service
    Business Tax Credits
  • Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)
    The PCAOB is a private, nonprofit corporation created by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to oversee the auditors of public companies. The PCAOB was created to protect investors and the public interest by promoting informative, fair, and independent audit reports.
  • Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
    The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation.
  • U.S. Dept. of Labor
    Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
    WOTC is one tool in a diverse toolbox of flexible strategies designed to help move people from welfare into gainful employment and obtain on-the-job experience. It joins other tax credits, education, and workforce training programs that help American workers with barriers to employment prepare for good jobs

Small & Medium Business Resources

Resources for Small and Medium-sized Businesses:

  • About.com: Small Business Information
    Tax tips and accounting procedures for small business
  • Business Owners Idea Cafe
    Portal and information site covering all areas of starting and operating a small business, including tax issues
  • Business Week Small Business
    News and information for small business from Business Week magazine
  • CNN Money – Small Business
    News and information for small business from CNN and Fortune Small Business
  • Inc. Magazine
    “The daily resource for entrepreneurs”
  • Small Business Taxes & Management

    Providing tax and management guidance to small and medium sized businesses and their owners – many useful links on this site

  • U.S. Small Business Administration
    The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation
  • Executive Leader Coach
    Through his newsletters and blog, Dave Kinnear is a great resource for business owners looking for solutions to wide variety of issues.