Understand Your Risks: Generative Artificial Intelligence Solutions

Generative artificial intelligence (“AI”) solutions such as OpenAI’s ChatGPT continue to gain popularity. Many CPA firms seek to leverage the use of generative AI to accelerate innovation and increase productivity. As the use of AI technology evolves, CPAs need to obtain a solid understanding of their needs and objectives – and gain an understanding of … Read more

Tax Season Documentation Tips

CPAs are considered to be experts in documentation by jurors (who are members of the public). Falling short of that expectation when faced with a liability lawsuit may be viewed by the public as negligent and below the standard of care for the services rendered. The following are some documentation tips to follow for tax … Read more

Six Risk Management Mistakes CPA Firms Make

Managing CPA liability risk exposures is a complex process, and it’s easy to underestimate the potential for risk along the way. The following six mistakes can be avoided by being aware and taking the right steps. 1. Not discussing questions about the insurance application with your underwriter or agent. Whether it’s for a new or … Read more

Risk Management Aspects of the Employee Retention Credit Withdrawal Process and Voluntary Disclosure Program

                                     By Duncan B. Will, CPA/ABV/CFF, CFE and Anthony J. Cooper, J.D., MBT In late December 2023, the IRS announced a Voluntary Disclosure Program for taxpayers who claimed and received the Employee Retention Credit (“ERC”) but are ineligible. … Read more

Corporate Transparency Act

CAMICO continues to receive inquiries from policyholders regarding implications of assisting clients with the new beneficial ownership information reporting guidelines under the Corporate Transparency Act (“CTA”). CAMICO issued a policyholder Alert in December 2023 on this topic, which included, among other things, a Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQ”) document that highlights many of the common inquiries … Read more