The election is behind us, and we are now looking ahead to numerous issues that will need to be addressed. Two of the greatest that are in the news are the “fiscal cliff” and the changes that will be required under the Affordable Care Act. Both will take work and wisdom by our leaders in Washington to find compromise in a troubled era.
Jean M. Willard, CPA, is a principal in the Middleton offices of Reilly, Penner & Benton, LLP. A University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate, she has worked in public accounting with a focus on helping small business and individual clients.