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Does the New CPA Exam Change How You Study? – CPA Reviewed #77 [Listen on iTunes] [Listen on Google Play] [Listen on Stitcher] [Listen on Tunein] 1. Ashley: Just a quick question about the FAR changes. With the purchase of the FAR Book or Notes, can’t remember which, came a PDF summary of the exam changes. I’m looking for some clarification on what exactly isn’t being tested on the “new” exam. The Summary states that the Far Book 2, Chapter VI section on Investment Property is no longer tested. Is this already reflected in the book? I’m having trouble narrowing down which section this is alluding to in the version I have and I want to be sure I’m not spending time on something I shouldn’t be. 2. Dave: If I purchase the MCQ questions for FAR and AUD for $47 each is this an unlimited time window or is

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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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