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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Get Ready For Tax Season

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By Thomas J. Giufre, CPA, Tax Partner   Individual tax returns are due on April 15, 2018, which means the tax preparation season is upon us. Millions of taxpayers will be purchasing tax preparation software or making an appointment with their accountant to complete their tax returns by the due date. Here are a few […]

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Friday, December 8, 2017

Quality Payment Program Hardship Exception Application Deadline is Fast Approaching!

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December 31, 2017 is the deadline for MIPS eligible clinicians, either participating as an individual or a group, to submit a Quality Payment Program Hardship Exception Application for the 2017 Transition Year. Since Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT) is required for participation in the Advancing Care Information Performance Category of MIPS, eligible clinicians or […]

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Monday, December 4, 2017

MACRA Quality Payment Program: Where are You?

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Eligible clinicians (EC) who do not to participate in the MIPS program or an Advanced Alternative Payment Model (APMs) for the year 2017 will be subject to a 4% reduction in Medicare Part B payments beginning in the year 2019 (1/1/19-12/31/19). To be considered an eligible clinician (EC), the EC must bill more than $30,000 […]

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Healthcare Newsletter – FALL 2017

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PILOT PROGRAM TESTS EASING FDA REGULATORY BURDENS FOR LOWER RISK MEDICAL DEVICE PRODUCTS CYBERSECURITY DESERVES INCREASED ATTENTION IN DEAL NEGOTITIONS WHY ASC 606 ELEVATES RISK FOR LONG-TERM CARE PROVIDERS and more… View Publication

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Not-for-Profit Newsletter – FALL 2017

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ACCOUNTING FOR CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED AND CONTRIBUTIONS MADE IRS REVOKES HOSPITAL’S TAX-EXEMPT STATUS, SHEDDING LIGHT ON SECTION 501(R) COMPLIANCE CONCERNS OBSTACLES TURNED OPPORTUNITIES IN THE NONPROFIT INFRASTRUCTURE CRITICAL CONVERSATIONS BETWEEN MANAGERS AND EMPLOYEES –DO WE HAVE TO? A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO STATE NONPROFIT REGISTRATION AND AUDIT REQUIREMENT RULES and more… View Publication

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Friday, October 13, 2017

MACRA: Are You Prepared?

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MACRA: Are You Prepared? Clinicians who qualify for the Medicare Merit-Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS) are provided the following options for submitting data in 2017 under “Pick Your Pace” and avoid the 4% reduction in Part B payments for 2019: Option #1-Submit test data and avoid the 4% reduction Option #2-Submit data for a 90-day […]

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The Equifax Data Breach: What to know…

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The Equifax Data Breach: What to know… (PDF)    What Went Wrong? What’s the Potential Fallout? What do I do Now?

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

MACRA’s October 2, 2017 Deadline is Approaching. Are You Ready?

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MACRA’s October 2, 2017 Deadline is Approaching.  Are You Ready? Clinicians who qualify for the Medicare Merit-Based Incentive Payment Program (MIPS) are provided the following options for submitting data in 2017 under “Pick Your Pace” and avoid the 4% reduction in Part B payments for 2019: Option #1-Submit test data and avoid the 4% reduction […]

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Not-for-Profit Newsletter – Summer 2017

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THREE CRITICAL PRIVACY ISSUES EVERY NONPROFIT ENTITY SHOULD CONSIDER BOARD GOVERNANCE: A BOARD MEMBER’S PERSPECTIVE IRS FOCUSED ON CHARITABLE DONATION SUBSTANTIATION COMPLIANCE ALIGNING YOUR PEOPLE STRATEGY WITH YOUR ORGANIZATION: STRATEGY = RESULTS WHAT THE WHITE HOUSE TAX PLAN MEANS FOR CHARITABLE GIVING MEET SASB: WHY SUSTAINABILITY METRICS ARE SMART FOR NONPROFITS and more… View Publication

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Healthcare Newsletter – Summer 2017

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THE NEW MEASUREMENT OF VALUE IN MEDICINE: UNDERSTANDING OUTCOMES & COMPETITION IN A CHANGING INDUSTRY THE EVOLVING CYBER THREAT & HOW HEALTHCARE CAN MITIGATE IT BLOCKCHAIN COULD BE THE ANSWER TO HEALTHCARE’S INTEROPERABILITY PROBLEM and more… View Publication

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