AI and Automated Bookkeeping

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22″ custom_padding=”0px|||||”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″]When someone mentions AI, minds in the dairy business immediately think about artificial insemination. However, this article will focus on a different type of AI. Regardless of our personal views on the issue, Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) technology is here to stay… Read More

Tommy Gwinn Quoted on Bitcoin filings

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″ custom_padding=”0px|||||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.3″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″] Tommy Gwinn of our Pocatello office quoted in the Idaho Business Review. Make sure you file your Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency gains and losses correctly on your taxes! Learn more about Tommy Gwinn here.[/et_pb_text][et_pb_image src=”http://coopernorman.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/tommy_gwinn_bitcoin_article_screenshot.png” _builder_version=”3.26.3″][/et_pb_image][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

Reactions to Numbers Investigated by Dan Packard

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.3″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″] Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) utilize several techniques to detect and deter fraud. Daniel Packard, MAcc, CPA, CFE recently published an article exploring the link between human psychology and traditional forensic detection procedures.  The article was published in the May/June issue of Fraud Magazine, titled “Emotional reaction to numbers.” Perpetrators continually… Read More

Retirement Means Big Decisions for Farm Families

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″]Retirement can be a tricky business to plan for. The article “Retirement Unlikely for Some Blue-collar Americans” tackled some of the issues, and our own Mike Salisbury weighed in. ‘Farmers, loggers and other agriculture workers often have their wealth tied up in their homes or work property. Business… Read More

CN Mobile App

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.3″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″]Cooper Norman is proud to announce the release of CN Mobile, an Apple-based app to help you with your everyday business needs.  Cooper Norman recognizes that mobile applications have become a fundamental expectation of the modern taxpayer. Our team is focused on resolving your ongoing needs and is dedicated… Read More

Blake Johnson, CPA Recognized by the Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″]Blake Johnson, CPA, Member in Charge of the Idaho Falls office of Cooper Norman, was recognized by the Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce as Accomplished Under 40. This article appeared in the Post Register on July 16th, 2013.[/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_image src=”http://coopernorman.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/blake-johnson-chamber-recognition-in-the-post-register-1.png” _builder_version=”3.26.3″][/et_pb_image][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section]

Embezzlers Beware

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″] Protect Your Company From Fraud Cooper Norman was brought in by Foothills Dental Care and RiverWest Dental to perform an audit. The embezzlement uncovered by that audit goes to trial March 27th. We would like to recognize Dan Packard, MAcc, CPA, CFE for his excellent work on this case. Detecting… Read More

Cooper Norman Number 2 in IBR Accounting Firms Toplist

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.3″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″] Cooper Norman can be found as the second largest accounting firm in Idaho in the Idaho Business Review’s 2013 Book of Lists employing 29 CPAs and 31 other staff. It is an honor to make the toplists, and we extend our gratitude to the Idaho Business Review for this wonderful… Read More

What Happens to the Family Farm

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″] Who Gets the Farm? Planning for retirement is tricky for most of us, but when it involves the family farm there are a lot of different issues to consider. Channel 11 talks to a local Idaho farm in Buhl as well as our own Todd Wadsworth about this issue: Our Ag Seminar taking place… Read More

Daniel Packard, MAcc, CPA, CFE Discusses Post Fiscal Cliff Issues

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.26.3″][et_pb_column _builder_version=”3.26.3″ type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.26.3″]Click on the image below to watch Dan’s interview: An excerpt from Dan’s interview: “Idaho Falls accountant Daniel Packard said at the start of each year, his office at Cooper Norman is full of people waiting to get their finances in order. ‘They’re concerned of the implications that legislation… Read More