Hiram and Mylo Are Back

Those of you who were with CAMICO from 2002 through 2006 might recognize two old friends of the company, Hiram and Mylo. Hiram is the wise owl who is constantly trying to school Mylo, the ostrich who tends to stick his head in the sand when confronted with issues concerning best practices. In each strip, … Read more

Loss Prevention and Claims Pandemic-Related Trends

CAMICO’s Loss Prevention and Claims departments work with CPA policyholder firms every day on difficult risk management issues. The following Q&A highlights recent COVID-related trends that policyholders have discussed with our specialists. Q: What cyber best practices does CAMICO recommend for remote work, given the pandemic’s “new normal”?A: The sudden transition to accommodate employees working … Read more

Introducing Live Chat on www.camico.com

CAMICO is pleased to announce its new Live Chat feature on the company’s public website, www.camico.com. Policyholders and prospective policyholders can now enjoy the benefit of CAMICO’s superb customer service online via Live Chat. Live Chat enables any visitor to the CAMICO website to ask a quick question to an in-house customer service representative in … Read more

War Story 118 – Responding to Subpoenas

Walter Waverly, CPA, had been engaged for a few years by the trustee of a substantial family trust. While preparing tax returns and compiling financial statements for the trust, Waverly came across evidence indicating that the trustee was likely misappropriating trust funds. The CPA requested more information from the trustee but received nothing. What was … Read more

Latest Engagement Letters Book Available – 14th Edition

CAMICO is pleased to announce the newest edition of CPA’s Guide to Effective Engagement Letters. The 14th Edition has been updated throughout, including new language for consideration in engagements related to financial statements, tax, and valuation work to address the engagement-specific implications of the COVID-19 pandemic. This new edition also includes revised record retention language … Read more