As a state workers compensation auditor and also part-time tax preparer, thinking about accounting for one’s income and the taxes that ensue is a normal activity pattern in my small world. My mother taught me the following quote: “Nothing in life is predictable except for death and taxes.” As my life has progressed, the death part appears accurate but the reporting of taxes has not proven as easily factual. As an auditor, I quite often see businesses filing financial losses y
Case in Point: 9015 – Building or Property Management When we audit a risk and match the classifications on the policy with their actual operations, several factors come to mind for our consideration. Have we seen this insured in prior years, have their operations changed, or are they still the same? Have the codes on the policy changed from the prior year, and are they still applicable to the insured if they have changed? The experience of the auditor, the questions that you
What is the definition of an introverted auditor?
Someone who stares at their shoes when talking to you. What is the definition of an extroverted auditor?
Someone who stares at YOUR shoes when talking to you. How does an auditor make a bold fashion statement?
Wears their dark grey socks instead of the light grey. What do you call an auditor who can't audit?
An or. A farmer sends his auditing sheepdog, Spot, off to gather in his 8 sheep.
On returning the farmer is asto
A personal note from the editor: John is a friend of mine. Business needs are what first brought us together some ten-plus years ago. But over the years I have found him to also be a very compassionate and transparent individual. When he says; “I live with a lifetime goal of adding more to the world than taking away from it,” I have come to learn that in many real and concrete ways he is well on his way to achieving that objective! I think you’ll enjoy learning more about th