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About txcpa2b

The Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) is a nonprofit, voluntary, professional organization representing Texas CPAs. TSCPA has 20 local chapters statewide and has 27,000 members. The Society is committed to serving the public interest with programs that advance the highest standards of ethics and practice within the CPA profession. TXCPA2B is a blog written by Texas students in pursuit of the CPA certificate. The views expressed here are those of the authors and not necessarily held by TSCPA or our members.

The Symphony of Accounting and Life

When I signed up for an accounting class in high school, I took accounting as a serious profession that only deals with money and numbers and nothing insightful. But having taken accounting for over two years in high school and … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss the Young Professionals Technology Conference in Houston on Nov. 29

Registration is now open for the 2017 Young Professionals Technology Conference on Nov. 29 at the Federal Reserve Bank in Houston. This daylong event, co-sponsored by TSCPA and the Houston CPA Society, is designed for young CPAs 40 and under, … Continue reading

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Why Accounting?

A skilled accountant per fiscal year, keeps all frauds and losses away! Our economy is constantly changing. Research and technological advancements have opened up thousands of luring opportunities for employment: there are new luxuries in the market every day; there … Continue reading

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How to Capitalize on Your College Experience

My name is Miguel Francisco Calderon and I am currently a Junior at The University of Texas at Dallas. My experience as an accounting student is a bit different from many other students as I did not continue my studies … Continue reading

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Becker Hosts FREE Excel Skills Webinar on Oct. 17

Becker is offering an exclusive opportunity to participate in a COMPLIMENTARY Excel Skills Webinar, conducted by Michael Brown, Becker’s resident Excel guru. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. CST and 7 p.m. CST. It … Continue reading

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So, you need an internship… now what?

As a college student, I can relate to what it feels like to scramble for an internship before graduating and thinking, “where do I even begin?” There are a ton of things to consider when looking for a potential internship. … Continue reading

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Pouring Out – Don’t Attend the Buffet

Did you get to your current position in life solely due to your own endeavors? Or were there people that helped you along the way? The more thought you put into it, the more you realize how much help you … Continue reading

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