Accounting Group Celebrates 35 Years of Milestones and Positive Impact

AWSCPA of Georgia to host a night of reflection celebrating its rich 35 year history of supporting women and enhancing their success. The Georgia Affiliate of the American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants announces a night of reflection and celebration on January 12, 2017. The evening will focus on the 35 year history of [...]

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Melody Feniks Receives AWSCPA’s 2016 CPA of the Year Award

Houston – The American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA) is pleased to announce that Melody Feniks, CPA, CGMA, has been named its 2016 Woman CPA of the Year. This award recognizes an individual for outstanding contributions to the accounting profession. Melody's passion for accounting began at nine years old when she was thrilled [...]

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Mary Kay Griffin Receives AWSCPA’s 2016 National Women in Accounting Public Service Award

HOUSTON– The American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA) is pleased to announce Mary Kay Griffin as the recipient of their 2016 National Women in Accounting Public Service Award. This award recognizes an individual AWSCPA member who provides a significant contribution of time and talent to public services outside of the accounting profession to [...]

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Compliance and Benefits for your Tangible Property Clients

Complying with and benefiting from the 2014 Tangible Property Regulations As we begin a new year, I wanted to make you aware of some of the recent changes that may impact your clients that own tangible property set forth in the 2015 Section 179 regulations as well as the benefits and compliance set forth in [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Compliance and Benefits for your Tangible Property Clients

Accounting Group to Honor a Leader in Teaching & Business Excellence

AWSCPA of Georgia to host a program recognizing Dr. Deborah H. Turner for over 30-years of leadership, accomplishments, and contributions to the accounting profession.   The Georgia Affiliate of the American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants announces an evening of celebration & inspiration on January 7, 2016. The event, Celebrating You: Legacies, Leaders & [...]

By | November 3rd, 2015|News|Comments Off on Accounting Group to Honor a Leader in Teaching & Business Excellence

Complying with and benefiting from the 2014 Tangible Property Regulations

There are several ways that a cost segregation specialist can assist the tax professional to ensure that their clients are in compliance with and benefit from the 2014 Tangible Property Regulations (TPRs) going forward in 2015. The first is to obtain a traditional engineering based cost segregation study with the proper detail that spells out [...]

By | October 30th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Complying with and benefiting from the 2014 Tangible Property Regulations

American Woman’s Society of CPAs Announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors

Houston, TX - American Woman’s Society of CPAs (AWSCPA) announces its Board of Directors for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. This year’s President is Cynthia Cox. Cynthia is the managing partner of Cox and Associates CPAs LLC in Houston, Texas. Cynthia began her firm in 1996 with a desire to help non-profit organizations reach their full [...]

By | September 8th, 2015|News|Comments Off on American Woman’s Society of CPAs Announces 2015-2016 Board of Directors

Even smaller clients can benefit from paying to accelerate depreciation

A cost segregation study is an engineering analysis generally performed by an independent third party provider that reclassifies or segregates real estate components and improvements between real and personal property in order to accelerate the depreciation periods from 39 or 27.5 years to 15, 7, or 5 years. By breaking down the various component parts/systems [...]

By | August 28th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Even smaller clients can benefit from paying to accelerate depreciation

Tricia Wilson Honored with AWSCPA’s 2015 Public Service Award

HOUSTON, TEXAS – The American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA) is pleased to announce that Tricia Wilson, CPA, ABV, CDFA, CVA, has been honored as the recipient of its 2015 Public Service Award.  This award recognizes an AWSCPA member that provides a significant contribution of time and talent to public services outside of [...]

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Fiscal Year Kickoff Signals Exciting Changes for Georgia Accounting Organization

Professional women in accounting celebrate the beginning of the new fiscal year with a new president and board, a fresh motto to live up to and the promise of great opportunity for members at all stages of their careers. The Georgia affiliate of the American Women’s Society of CPAs (AWSCPA of Georgia) is kicking off [...]

By | August 12th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Fiscal Year Kickoff Signals Exciting Changes for Georgia Accounting Organization