September Newsletter

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Welcome to this month’s issue of KnowledgeApplied. In our lead article, we are proud to report that WNDE was named to the prestigious IPA 200 list of the nation’s top accounting firms.  We feature an article on our Summer Leadership Program where we recently hosted 20 college students who are interested in a career in accounting. Our spotlight article features one of our tax managers, Kate Phelps.  We have included a tax tip article on education tax credits.  And, we conclude with an article on recent changes in Not-for-profit financial reporting.

Thanks for reading,
Dave Doran
Managing Partner

WNDE Named to 2016 INSIDE Public Accounting's IPA 200 List

wnde top 200 firm named by IPA 2016

  National magazine INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) has named White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP (WNDE) #145 on its IPA 200 list of the country’s top accounting firms. The IPA 200 survey is highly regarded as one of the most thorough, complete and accurate sets of rankings and trends in the public accounting profession. This is the third straight year that WNDE has been mentioned on this...

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New Program Introduces WNDE Staff to Accounting Students


    White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP hosted its inaugural Summer Leadership Program held at WNDE’s Irvine office and the nearby Second Harvest Food Bank July 21-22.  The event gave 20 Southern California sophomore and junior college students, who are interested in careers in public accounting, the opportunity to meet WNDE’s professional staff and learn about the type of work in...

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Tax Manager Profile: Kate Phelps

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Kate Phelps is a tax manager.  In this role, she prepares and reviews various types of income tax returns including partnerships, s-corporations, c-corporations, individuals and trusts.  She serves clients in a wide variety of industries including real estate, business and professional services, health care, distribution and manufacturing. Kate joined WNDE as a tax junior in 2010.  She has...

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Not-for-Profit Financial Reporting is Changing. Get Ready Early!

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The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) recently issued Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2016-14, Not-for-Profit Entities (Topic 958): Presentation of Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Entities. This is the culmination of Phase 1 of a project that makes significant changes to not-for-profit financial reporting requirements that have been in place since 1993 (FASB Statement of...

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how will the size of your workforce affect your business

Two parts of the Affordable Care Act are relevant only to applicable large employers (ALEs). These are the employer shared responsibility provisions and the employer information reporting provisions for offers of minimum essential coverage.   Whether an employer is an ALE is determined each calendar year, and generally depends on the average size of an employer’s workforce during the prior...

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