The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has implemented certain requirements called IRS WISP Requirements. These requirements aim to protect personal and financial data from unauthorized access and potential threats. Organizations must create a written security planthat outlines necessary safeguards. This program should include risk assessment, employee training, access controls, and incident response protocols. The IRS knows […]
Introduction In a world where sensitive financial information is increasingly targeted by cybercriminals, ensuring top-notch cyber security for accountants is paramount. The accounting industry relies heavily on accurate and secure data management, making it a prime target for hackers. This in-depth guide will delve into cyber security in accounting and provide practical steps for accountants […]
Introduction: Unraveling IRS Publication 4557 Understanding the Importance of IRS Publication 4557 IRS Publication 4557, titled “Safeguarding Taxpayer Data,” is a crucial resource for tax professionals. It provides a comprehensive guide on how to protect sensitive taxpayer information, a responsibility that has become increasingly important in the digital age. The publication is designed to help […]
Managed services are one way for accounting firms to ensure their information technology is performing. This article and podcast shares what to know.