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August 20, 2019 in Healthcare

Surviving — and Thriving — in a Changing Practice Landscape

August 20, 2019 Surviving — and Thriving — in a Changing Practice Landscape More physicians are currently employed by hospitals or medical practices than ever before, while fewer are in…
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June 6, 2019 in Healthcare

Improving Your Revenues with Proven Business Practices

June 6, 2019 Improving Your Revenues with Proven Business Practices There are many things that can affect a medical practice’s revenues, including those that are beyond one's control.  However, there…
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March 10, 2019 in Healthcare

2019 Healthcare Trends & Insights

March 10, 2019 Expected Healthcare Trends in 2019 Expected Trends in 2019 When it comes to the Affordable Care Act, value-based care, public health issues, and physician burnout, here’s what…
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November 1, 2018 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, News Archive, Recent News & Events, Retail

Changes to the Requirement for Consolidating VIEs

November 1, 2018 Changes to the Requirement for Consolidating VIEs By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE, Principal FASB has just amended the FASB Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) related to the…
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June 25, 2018 in Construction & Related Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Third Quarter 2018: Key Deadlines for Businesses

June 25, 2018 Third Quarter 2018: Key Deadlines for Businesses 2018 Q3 Tax Calendar Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers for reporting second…
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March 20, 2018 in Healthcare

Is the Grass Greener?

March 20, 2018 Is the Grass Greener? At some point in their careers, most physicians in private practice will ponder becoming an employed physician with a hospital or health system.…
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December 19, 2017 in Business Services & Solutions, General, Healthcare, Recent News & Events, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Susan B. Windle Named Partner of Sansiveri

December 19, 2017 Susan B. Windle Named Partner of Sansiveri Sansiveri is pleased to announce that Susan B. Windle, CPA, MST, has been named a partner of the firm. Susan…
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December 4, 2017 in Audit & Accounting, Healthcare, Recent News & Events

Help for Health Care Entities’ Financial Reporting Requirements

December 4, 2017 Help for Health Care Entities’ Financial Reporting Requirements For Health Care Entities structured as a not-for-profit organization, the AICPA has recently released guidance for implementing FASB Accounting…
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November 2, 2017 in Audit & Accounting, Employee Benefit Plans, Healthcare, Recent News & Events

Healthcare Organizations Need to Prepare for Revenue Recognition Changes

November 2, 2017 Healthcare Organizations Need to Prepare for Revenue Recognition Changes By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE The implementation of FASB’s Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2014-09, Revenue From…
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October 20, 2017 in General, Healthcare, Recent News & Events, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Tax-Advantaged Health Accounts

October 20, 2017 Tax-Advantaged Health Accounts Which tax-advantaged health account should be part of your benefits package? On October 12, an executive order was signed that, among other things, seeks…
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October 5, 2017 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Recent News & Events, Retail

Delayed Implementation Date for Some

October 5, 2017 Delayed Implementation Date for Some The Financial Accounting Standards Board issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2017-13, Revenue Recognition (Topic 605), Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Topic…
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September 29, 2017 in General, Healthcare, Recent News & Events

It’s Official: Governor Signs Paid Sick Leave

It’s Official: Governor Signs Paid Sick Leave On September 28, 2017 Governor Gina Raimondo signed into law the paid sick leave bill passed by the General Assembly in a special…
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August 10, 2017 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

AICPA Addresses Three Revenue Recognition Implementation Issues

August 10, 2017 AICPA Addresses Three Revenue Recognition Implementation Issues By Andrew de Labry, CPA In May 2014 the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2014-09,…
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May 16, 2017 in General, Healthcare, Recent News & Events, Tax Consulting & Compliance

AHCA’s Potential Impact

May 16, 2017 AHCA’s Potential Impact By Cody Lange, Senior Assistant Tax Specialist Recently, The House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act ("AHCA"), which is designed to repeal…
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January 20, 2017 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

FASB Proposes to Simplify the Classification of Debt

January 20, 2017 FASB Proposes to Simplify the Classification of Debt By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE   On January 10, 2017, FASB issued an exposure draft to simplify the…
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July 28, 2016 in Business Services & Solutions, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Potential Payroll Tax Savings for RI Employers

July 28, 2016 Potential Payroll Tax Savings for RI Employers By David Gobeille, Tax Partner   It appears that Rhode Island will have a sufficient level of reserves in our…
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June 23, 2016 in Business Services & Solutions, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, High Net-Worth Individuals, Manufacturing & Distribution, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Can Partners Be Considered Employees?

June 23, 2016 Can Partners Be Considered Employees? Not according to the IRS. Last month, the IRS issued temporary regulations T.D. 9766 clarifying the employment tax treatment of partners in…
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May 26, 2016 in Audit & Accounting, Business Services & Solutions, Construction & Related Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

Accounting for Goodwill to Change

May 26, 2016 Accounting for Goodwill to Change By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE Does your entity have goodwill on its balance sheet? If so, a change simplifying the accounting…
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May 19, 2016 in Audit & Accounting, Business Services & Solutions, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

The Overtime Rule

May 19, 2016 The Overtime Rule By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE   On May 18, 2016, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) published final regulations defining those employees exempt…
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March 14, 2016 in Business Services & Solutions, Construction & Related Services, Financial Planning & Wealth Management, General, Healthcare, High Net-Worth Individuals, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Tax Scam Notification

March 14, 2016 Tax Scam Notification The Rhode Island Division of Taxation has cautioned Rhode Island businesses owners about a scam in which individuals claim to be collections agents of…
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March 8, 2016 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

Changes to Lease Recognition

March 8, 2016 Changes to Lease Recognition By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has just amended the FASB Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) related to leases.…
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February 26, 2016 in General, Healthcare, Recent News & Events

Disability Insurance

February 26, 2016 Disability Insurance Are You as Covered as You Think You Are? The statistics are sobering: You’re much more likely to become disabled than to die during your…
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January 18, 2016 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

Executive Sessions: What They Are and Why You Should Have Them

January 18, 2016 Executive Sessions: What They Are and Why You Should Have Them By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE A private conversation among board members seems to contradict the…
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November 23, 2015 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

FASB Simplifies Balance Sheet Presentation of Deferred Taxes

November 23, 2015 FASB Simplifies Balance Sheet Presentation of Deferred Taxes FASB issues Accounting Standards Update (ASU) No. 2015-17, Income Taxes (Topic 740): Balance Sheet Classification of Deferred Taxes simplifying…
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October 15, 2015 in Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Tax Incentives May Benefit Your Business

October 15, 2015 Tax Incentives May Benefit Your Business Rhode Island offers a number of tax incentive programs to the employers of this state. There may be something of value…
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October 14, 2015 in Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

ACA Reporting Will Be Required for the 2015 Year

October 14, 2015 ACA Reporting Will Be Required for the 2015 Year What should you be prepared to file? Year-end  2015 will  bring new reporting  requirements for employers  for the…
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September 25, 2015 in Business Services & Solutions, Healthcare, Recent News & Events

The Right Way to Structure a Bonus Plan

September 25, 2015 The Right Way to Structure a Bonus Plan Payroll is one of the largest, if not the largest, expenses for many closely held businesses. But many owners…
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September 1, 2015 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Recent News & Events

Proposed Change to Revenue Recognition Standard

September 1, 2015 Proposed Change to Revenue Recognition Standard By Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has issued a proposed Accounting Standards Update (ASU) to…
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July 15, 2015 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

Revenue Recognition Rules Delayed

July 15, 2015 Revenue Recognition Rules Delayed FASB Votes to Delay Implementation of Revenue Recognition Rules At a meeting held on July 9, 2015, FASB voted to approve a one-year…
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May 27, 2015 in Construction & Related Services, Employee Benefit Plans, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

Your Company’s Retirement Plan – Things to Consider

May 27, 2015 Your Company’s Retirement Plan – Things to Consider As beneficial as it may be to you and your employees, sponsoring a tax-qualified retirement plan is not without…
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April 23, 2015 in Audit & Accounting, General, Healthcare, Not-for-Profits, Recent News & Events

Changes to Not-for-Profit Financial Statements

April 23, 2015 Changes to Not-for-Profit Financial Statements FASB Releases Proposed ASU to Change Not-for-Profit & Health Care Entities’ Presentation of Financial Statements Written by Linda Marie Pearson, CPA, CFE,…
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April 2, 2015 in Audit & Accounting, Construction & Related Services, General, Healthcare, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for-Profits, Professional Services, Recent News & Events, Retail

FASB Agrees to Delay Implementation of Revenue Recognition Rules

April 2, 2015 FASB Agrees to Delay Implementation of Revenue Recognition Rules At a meeting held on April 1, 2015, FASB verbally agreed to delay the required effective date of…
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May 19, 2014 in Healthcare, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Employers: Federal Healthcare Reform Fee Notification

May 19, 2014 Employers: Federal Healthcare Reform Fee Notification In order to finance the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (“PCORI”), which is a newly created private, non-profit corporation mandated by The…
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January 23, 2014 in Forensic Services, Healthcare, Professional Services, Recent News & Events

Protect Your Practice from Fraud and Embezzlement

January 23, 2014 Protect Your Practice from Fraud and Embezzlement Physician's Money Digest has posted a new article written by John Teixeira, CPA, CHBC, titled “Protect Your Practice from Fraud…
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July 3, 2013 in General, Healthcare, News Archive, Recent News & Events

Employer Mandate Provision of Health Care Reform Delayed Until 2015

July 3, 2013 Employer Mandate Provision of Health Care Reform Delayed Until 2015 Physician's Money Digest has posted an article written by John Teixeira, CPA, CHBC Directed at physicians and…
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January 8, 2013 in Financial Planning & Wealth Management, Healthcare, High Net-Worth Individuals, News Archive

Self-Diagnosing Your Financial Health

January 8, 2013 Self-Diagnosing Your Financial Health Physician's Money Digest has posted an article written by John Teixeira, CPA, CHBC Directed at physicians and their practice groups, this information actually…
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November 21, 2012 in General, Healthcare, News Archive

Health Insurance Employer Mandate

November 21, 2012 Health Insurance Employer Mandate Effective for months beginning after December 31, 2013, certain employers will be required to offer and contribute to their employees’ health insurance, or…
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May 18, 2012 in Business Services & Solutions, Healthcare, News Archive, Professional Services

Buy-Sell Agreements: Critical for Any Practice

May 18, 2012 Buy-Sell Agreements: Critical for Any Practice Physician's Money Digest recently published "Buy-Sell Agreements: Critical for Any Practice" by John Teixiera, CPA, CHBC and Kevin Bickerstaff, CPA at…
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February 9, 2012 in Healthcare, News Archive

OIG Alert

February 9, 2012 OIG Alert The Office of Inspector General Posts a News Alert Physicians should exercise caution when reassigning their Medicare payments. They may be liable for false claims…
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November 3, 2011 in Healthcare, News Archive

Final Regulations for ACOs

December 19, 2017 Final Regulations for ACOs The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) loosens the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) requirements with the issuance of final regulations. For a…
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August 10, 2011 in Healthcare, High Net-Worth Individuals, News Archive

Asset Protection Planning for Physicians

August 10, 2011 Asset Protection Planning for Physicians Physician's Money Digest recently published "Asset Protection Planning for Physicians" by John Teixiera, CPA, CHBC, and Tax Manager at SK&Co. The article…
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July 27, 2011 in General, Healthcare, News Archive

ACO Information Update

July 27, 2011 ACO Information Update What is an Accountable Care Organization? Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are networks or organizations of health care providers that agree to work together and…
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July 27, 2011 in Healthcare, News Archive

EHR Federal Incentive Programs

July 27, 2011 EHR Federal Incentive Programs EHR Federal Incentive Programs The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, was enacted as part of the American Recovery…
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January 26, 2011 in General, Healthcare, News Archive, Professional Services, Tax Consulting & Compliance

Small Business Health Care Tax Credit – Do You Qualify?

January 26, 2011 Small Business Health Care Tax Credit - Do You Qualify? Kevin Bickerstaff, Tax Specialist One of the benefits of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of…
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