Connecting Timekeeping with Practice Management for Law Firms

May 31, 2022By Keith Hamasaki

Pasadena, CA. – KROST CPAs and Consultants, a tax, accounting, and consulting firm based out of Los Angeles, has launched KROST Business Intelligence (KBI), offering dynamic insights into realization, staff utilization, project turnaround, and more. For law firms that want to reduce their timekeeping clutter and manage their practice more effectively. The cloud-based tool provides Read the full article…

KROST Business Intelligence – Real-Time Data Insights for Middle-Market Businesses

November 9, 2021By Keith Hamasaki

Pasadena, CA. – KROST CPAs and Consultants, a tax, accounting, and consulting firm based out of Los Angeles, has launched KROST Business Intelligence (KBI), offering dynamic insights into realization, staff utilization, project turnaround, and more. The cloud-based tool provides a visualization dashboard that connects data from various software platforms into one location. In addition, the Read the full article…

Navigate the Complex Issues in Manufacturing & Distribution with KROST’s Industry Experts

November 10, 2020By Keith Hamasaki

KROST has extensive experience in the manufacturing and distribution industry. Our team of experts has experience servicing clients in various sectors such as aerospace and defense, automotive and transportation, consumer products, food and beverage, industrial parts, wholesale distribution, and more. Manufacturing and distribution clients rely on our suite of services, specifically catered to their needs. Read the full article…

Accounting for PPP Loans and Forgiveness

September 2, 2020By Keith Hamasaki

This is a preview of one of the articles in the new KROST Quarterly Manufacturing Issue, titled “Accounting For PPP Loans and Forgiveness” by Keith Hamasaki, CPA. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed by President Trump to help keep small businesses afloat amid the mandated COVID-19 related closures. The CARES Read the full article…

Coronavirus and Its Impact on Financial Reporting

March 23, 2020By Keith Hamasaki

Nothing has gripped us quite like the Coronavirus (COVID-19). It has begun to affect all facets of life, from travel bans, school closures, meetings, and even financial reporting. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) has an Accounting Standard Codification (ASC) that addresses unforeseen circumstances occurring after the balance sheet date but before the audit is issued. Read the full article…

Trade Wars: A Whole New World

October 2, 2018By Keith Hamasaki

Below is a preview of one of the articles in the new issue, “Trade Wars: A Whole New World” by Keith Hamasaki, CPA. Trade Wars: A Whole New World Another week, another new list of potential tariffs on imported manufactured products. If you’re manufacturing in China, Europe, Canada, or Mexico the potential trade war will Read the full article…

Career in Accounting: Audit or Tax

September 17, 2018By Keith Hamasaki

Campus recruiting is a daunting, time consuming and necessary task for students looking to enter public accounting. As a professional on the other side of the table, I can’t tell you the number of times the icebreaker is “audit or tax”. This is a common icebreaker but very few students know the answer, audit or Read the full article…