New Mailing List – CalCPA International Tax Events

There is a new mailing list on our page, started today:  the CalCPA International Tax Events list. The purpose of the list is to increase the number of people who attend the CalCPA International Tax Conference. I am the chair of that conference. We had a great event yesterday in San Francisco — our […]

Live Now. Procrastinate Later

Seen yesterday in a classroom at Cathedral High School in downtown Los Angeles. Happy Friday.

W. Edwards Deming knows where the problem lies

The IRS whines mightily about Americans abroad and how they are not filing FBARs or doing all of the other myriad of things that the system requires. W. Edwards Deming had a thing or two to say about situations like this. In Out of the Crisis (1982), page 315 we find this little gem: “I […]

Pack Light, Go Fast (Seat 19A)

 Everything in a 20 liter backpack for a trip to Toronto. Also, Neil Young is on this flight to Toronto. #totalfanboy

Communication Via Encrypted Email

Someone is trying to communicate with me via encrypted email right now. Sorry, but something is borked. I wish I could email you this stuff, but the best I can do is make a blog post that you will see. Bounce Here’s the problem. Whatever email address you gave does not exist. I cannot reply […]