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ICYMI, FAFSA Woes, Invite us to Your Accounting Club Meeting and more

by MICPA | Mar 16, 2017   ()

ICYMI: Next Examination Webcast Now Available to Access
A recent AICPA webcast about the next CPA Examination is available for viewing. Learn key information about content and structure, as well as tips critical to navigating the Exam process. Access the presentation here.

FAFSA Woes: IRS Shuts Down Data Retrieval Tool for Financial Aid Applications
Due to security concerns, the Data Retrieval Tool on fafsa.gov and StudentLoans.gov will be unavailable for several weeks. The closure creates complications for families applying for financial aid and for student borrowers seeking more affordable repayment plans. The data retrieval tool allows students to automatically transfer household tax information already on file with the IRS into aid applications – a feature created to speed up the aid application process while cutting down on errors. The IRS offers other ways to find the required tax information including contacting your tax professional. READ MORE

Bring in the Pros: Invite MICPA to Your Accounting Club Meeting
Are you in charge of an upcoming program for your school’s accounting club or Beta Alpha Psi chapter meeting? It’s a breeze if you just call us. We can help you find a speaker at no cost for daytime or evening events. Fill out the form here, or contact Emily VanMeter by email or 248.267.3680.

Don’t Miss Out on the MICPA Career Center
As a student member of the MICPA, you can access the Career Center. Maybe you’ll find your next job or internship opportunity. First step: post your resume for free (or update it if you’ve already posted).

Are CPA Firms Evolving to Meet Millennials' Desires?
Younger professionals want flexibility and trust from their managers. The CPA Insider shows how firms are changing to meet those demands. READ MORE

6 Steps to Improve Your Online Reputation
Prospective employers will likely search your online footprint and social media accounts, so managing your reputation is critical. Here's a look at six ways to refine your online presence. READ MORE

Tackle Those Tough Interview Questions
Avoid surprises during a job interview through careful preparation. Learn as much as possible about the format of the interview, and prepare for typical interview questions as well as more unusual ones. READ MORE

Source: MICPA
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