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JEFF ELLIOTT

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“Hi, Jeff, I got a 63 on auditing in Q1, 2017. I basically skimmed through the material a week and a half before my test date and I really thought I passed. I’m currently trying to give myself ample time to study for FAR and I have it scheduled for May 12th. I’m torn if I should stop studying for FAR and re-take auditing in April so I don’t lose what I grasped and review the material. My family is very supportive but I’m feeling really down and slowly accepting that between my full-time job and family, I don’t have time to study. I have a Masters in Accounting and I am Director of Finance at a non-profit. I’m starting to feel like my drive for the CPA title slowly diminishes as I get older and by the time, I obtain it, I might not be able to reap the

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Marriage, Dating, and the CPA Exam – CPA Reviewed #76 [Listen on iTunes] [Listen on Google Play] [Listen on Stitcher] [Listen on Tunein] 1. Emily –  Hi Jeff, I have a question about NASBA Experience Verification Service. I could not get a job at a public accounting firm. Currently, I’m working at non-profit organization as an accountant. But there is no CPA in this accounting team. I’d like to know if families or friends can verify my work experience if they are CPA. If it’s not allowed, I should pay for the verification service. Do you know anything about interview of this service? 2. Jodie – I need study advice and to know more about your products. I was wondering if you could help me. I used another course and BOMBED bad. I was always a “look out the window person” in college then go home, read the book and

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Need CPA Exam Study Advice? Struggling with balancing Life and the CPA Exam and need to vent? You can Ask Jeff, and your question/comment/frustrations will be answered in an upcoming Ask Jeff/Podcast. Disclaimer: This is general advice only – I don’t know all of the facts/details of your situation. Please keep in mind that my opinion is often wrong – just ask my wife. 2016 or 2017 Tax Law? Hi Jeff, I’m taking the exam on 7/1, will 2017 tax law be included in the exam? I’ve got Audio and MCQ but was wondering if I should be included 2017 tax law in my study program. Jeff: Your REG exam will be over the 2017 tax law. REG is still a very conceptual exam. It would be very difficult for the examiners to update the REG question bank with every whim of Congress. There are a few numbers that the

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Need CPA Exam Study Advice? Struggling with balancing Life and the CPA Exam and need to vent? You can Ask Jeff, and your question/comment/frustrations will be answered in an upcoming Ask Jeff/Podcast. Disclaimer: This is general advice only – I don’t know all of the facts/details of your situation. Please keep in mind that my opinion is often wrong – just ask my wife. Take the New CPA Exam now or wait and see? Hi Jeff! Quick question about the change. Do you advice I take Audit on April 17th or should I wait to see and learn about other peoples experiences. I use Becker & Ninja. Jeff: Well, first of all – what are you really going to gain from waiting? You’ll either find out that it was horrible or it wasn’t that bad. Does either change whether you’re going to take it? No. 🙂 Second – you won’t

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