The pandemic and financial crimes; another provider leaves; why CRM and accounting don’t mix; and other highlights from our favorite tax bloggers.

Large unknowns

  • Boyum & Barenscheer (https://myboyum.com/blog/): How and why even bigger challenges loom when dealing with the IRS in the coming months.
  • Avalara (https://www.avalara.com/us/en/blog.html): A new report from Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center reveals how COVID-19 is affecting the fiscal health of states. The subject has been on a lot of minds since California issued the nation’s first stay-at-home orders 16 months ago, and the answer keeps changing.
  • Eide Bailly (https://www.eidebailly.com/taxblog): All the recent news about IRS funding. (Our favorite phrase: “Outcomes largely unknown.”)
  • Summing It Up (http://blog.freedmaxick.com/summing-it-up): The pandemic has whipped up the perfect storm for financial crimes. Here’s how to pinpoint conditions where COVID-related fraud can flourish in an…

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