CPA vs. EA vs. Accountant: Fight!

CPA vs. EA vs. Accountant: Fight!

https://youtu.be/90jLaNLjxE4 CPA, EA, Accountant…you’ve probably seen these terms bandied about here and there, but what do they really mean? You’re trying to choose someone to help you with your books and/or taxes, and this kind of stuff is delicate and important. You wouldn’t trust just any random person with this sensitive information. The good news is that we can give you straightforward answers to your acronym-soup questions. CPA: Certified Public Accountant The CPA designation is different for each state in the United States, similar to state bar associations. In Washington, the CPA designation is provided by a non-governmental body called…
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Team member spotlight: Geoff

Team member spotlight: Geoff

  Geoff is a fantastic steal for our team, with his experience, knowledge and upbeat attitude. Not to mention he totally is a geek like the rest of us. Why did you decide to become an accountant?   Ever since I was a kid, I always loved to calculate how to play video games and board games optimally for my chosen play style (some call this “min-maxing”). This led me towards a career field that is all about maximizing efficiency! When were you hired for TL;DR?   I started at TL;DR on June 10, 2019. What made you decide to want to…
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Spotlight: Rebecca “Becca” Williams

Spotlight: Rebecca “Becca” Williams

Rebecca Williams is a tax specialist at TL;DR: Accounting. She’s an important part of our team and we’re excited to introduce her to our clients! She is cracking jokes and keeping us entertained in our Slack channel. Why did you decide to become an accountant? I like order and I like solving puzzles. This way, I get to do both! When were you hired for TL;DR? January, 2019. What made you decide to want to work for TL;DR? I immediately fell in love with the culture. What do you enjoy most about TL;DR? I love the team and being able…
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