11 Risqué Titles For Your Next Accounting Book

11 Risqué Titles For Your Next Accounting Book
On Monday, I came across the following tweet from accounting’s best comedian Greg Kyte: Cheryl Obermiller’s book My Accountant’s Drawers is a book on fraud, not the steamy romance novel I was hoping for. https://t.co/7ES2jqB03j — Greg Kyte, CPA (@gregkyte) May 18, 2015 Based on my search for Romance books on Amazon featuring accountants, Greg made an ...

CreativelyAccounting.com is now BackAlleyTaxes.com!

CreativelyAccounting.com is now BackAlleyTaxes.com!
I had to be honest and admit that a relatively obscure tax website really should have the word “tax” in somewhere. So after several months of sulking like an emo kid convinced that it’s the world that’s wrong, I sucked it up and changed the domain to match the title of my book (hopefully book ...

The Worst Part About Multistate Taxes

The Worst Part About Multistate Taxes
Every time I have to deal with state taxes, I get frustrated with the Postal Code state sorting mess. That means “Maine” comes before “Maryland,” which comes before “Massachusetts” when it’s all spelled out, but it’s reversed if you sort “ME,” “MD,” and “MA.” With each department sending over data like our sort standards are the ...

What Kind of Tax Bill Will This Year’s Oscar Gift Bag Generate?

What Kind of Tax Bill Will This Year's Oscar Gift Bag Generate?
Ah, the Oscars. Hollywood navel gazing at it’s finest. The highest honor that can be bestowed upon a bunch of films nobody wants to see. A guaranteed road to all the best roles the industry has to offer, portraying important literary and historical figures like . . . um, OJ Simpson? Yeah. Anyway. Let’s get to ...

Website Back Up

Website Back Up
Yay for server issues! I just switched hosts, making extra sure that the website was never down. I mean, it’s tax season, it’s the best time for a tax site to be up, right? Well, I made one mistake. When I switched hosts, they asked me to cover the domain renewal fees. The domain expired that ...

IRS2Go – This IRS App is a Game changer, folks!

IRS2Go - This IRS App is a Game changer, folks!
I’ve dreamed for years that the IRS could always be with me in my pocket. Well, they were nightmares, actually, but that’s besides the point. The important issue is that those dreams have come true, with the new and improved IRS2Go app! To quote the app listing page, downloading this app will connect you “with ...

Who’s Buying Sleeping Beauty on Amazon, Anyway?

Who's Buying Sleeping Beauty on Amazon, Anyway?
NOTE: Since this is clearly not an article about either tax or accounting, I have moved it over to my personal blog @ timjgordon.blogspot.com. Head on over there if you want to get away from this stuffy tax stuff and read more of my random thoughts. I saw last week that Disney’s Sleeping Beauty was ...

And Our Favorite Disneyland Character is. . .

And Our Favorite Disneyland Character is. . .
NOTE: Since this is clearly not an article about either tax or accounting, I have moved it over to my personal blog @ timjgordon.blogspot.com. Head on over there if you want to get away from this stuffy tax stuff and read more of my random thoughts. I didn’t post last week, but I have a ...

Beautifully Horrific Creatures

Beautifully Horrific Creatures
NOTE: Since this is clearly not an article about either tax or accounting, I have moved it over to my personal blog @ timjgordon.blogspot.com. Head on over there if you want to get away from this stuffy tax stuff and read more of my random thoughts. Every now and then I have a thought unrelated ...

Should I Ban Bossy with my Daughter?

Should I Ban Bossy with my Daughter?
NOTE: Since this is clearly not an article about either tax or accounting, I have moved it over to my personal blog @ timjgordon.blogspot.com. Head on over there if you want to get away from this stuffy tax stuff and read more of my random thoughts. Sheryl Sandberg’s Ban Bossy campaign has been making its ...