Web Site Review: Journal of Accountancy

Thanks for sharing!
Screenshot of JOA website

Where: http://www.journalofaccountancy.com/

Who: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New York

What: Accounting Publication

Overview: The web site of the Journal of Accountancy offers topical and archived articles, as well as audio and video presentations, on issues and topics of interest to practicing accountants. You can sign up for e-mail updates, or choose an RSS feed. The JOA is also on Facebook and Twitter.

Highlights

  • Site use is free, and you’re not required to register or provide personal information.
  • The site loads quickly, has a simple, eye-pleasing layout, and is easy to navigate.
  • On-site basic and advanced search is robust. You can search the entire site or just the topics that interest you.
  • The articles database goes back to 1997; most are presented in html format.

Potential Drawbacks

  • The site contains advertisements, and these ads put cookies on your computer.
  • Some articles are excerpted instead of full text and you may not get the depth you want.

Opinion: The Journal of Accountancy is a useful tool for accounting professionals in all areas of accounting. While in-depth research is available to members only, the free portion of the site offers a way to stay updated on trends and topics you might otherwise overlook, such as practice management.

Taxing Lessons Final Grade: B

Review Policy Disclosure: Taxing Lessons receives no compensation for web site reviews and has no affiliation with the reviewed sites.

***

Other posts you might enjoy

Web Site Review — TaxTV Site Screenshot: Where: www.TaxTV.com Who: Interactive Tax Group, Inc., Newport Beach, CA What: Federal Tax Law Library Overview: TaxTV.com offers free access to the Internal Revenue code, Treasury regulations, IRS publications, forms and instructions. TaxTV.com also provides articles an...
Web Site Review: Jureeka Site Screenshot: Where: http://www.law.cornell.edu/jureeka/download/ Who: Legal Information Institute, Cornell Law School What: Browser extension for converting legal citations into live links Overview: Jureeka is a free browser extension that converts plain-test legal citations into liv...
Web Site Review: BizStats.com, Business Statistics   Screen shot of bizstats.com/ homepageWhere: http://www.bizstats.com/ Who: Brandow Company, Camp Hill, PA What: Small business statistics Overview: BizStats.com offers free business statistics, broken down by industry as well as by entity type, such as corporation or sole proprieto...
Web Site Review: Leagle.com www.leagle.com home pageWhere: http://www.leagle.com Who: Leagle, Inc., Virginia What: Federal and some state US Case Law Overview: Leagle.com offers free access to cases decided in federal courts and state higher courts. You can search for cases on the site, and see other cases citing the ...
Posted in Taxing Web Site Reviews Tagged with: , ,