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Cover for Building Profits July 2017

July/August 2017

This Information Technology-themed issue explores tools, trends, and strategies that can help your company make more informed decisions around technology. You can also read highlights from CFMA’s 2017 Annual Conference and discover Tax & Legislation, Tax Techniques, and Strategic articles.

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