by Bryce Sanders on 08/20/14
Here are six myths many practitioners believe about why clients leave for another professional and how to get them back. A little work now can save you a lot of hassle and expense later.
by Jason Bramwell on 08/20/14
The menu for August 20 features specials on Hertz withdraws full-year forecast due to accounting errors and operational challenges, botched forecast cost Walgreen CFO his job, Alaska oil tax repeal ballot measure losing, and more.
by Deanna White on 08/20/14
For these financial pros, it's not about black and red: it's all about being green, as they apply their skills in the far-flung corners of the world to help the environment and the economy work together.
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by Terry Sheridan on Aug 19, 2014
How are you planning? What tools do you use for forecasting? AccountingWEB recently spoke with PlanGuru CEO Christian Wielage about the hows and whys of business forecasting.
by Jason Bramwell on Aug 19, 2014
The menu for August 19 features specials on Treasury prepares inversion options, H&R Block launches small business accounting services, AICPA membership eclipses 400,000 mark, 2014 AICPA Accounting Competition begins, and more.
by Larry Perry CPA on Aug 19, 2014
This article will focus on relevant financial statement assertions for accounts receivable and the impact of risk of material misstatement (RMM) on specific auditing procedures.
by Jason Bramwell on Aug 18, 2014
Seventy-one of 90 broker-dealer audits inspected by the PCAOB in 2013 were found to have audit deficiencies or audit-independence issues, according to a new report released on Monday. Deficiencies were also found in 56 of 60 firms that conducted broker-dealer audits.
by Diana Mackie on Aug 18, 2014
Where are the best cities for accountants to pursue their careers? There are some obvious answers here—but also some surprises. Accountants have a variety of choices from coast to coast.
by Jason Bramwell on Aug 18, 2014
The menu for August 18 features specials on Joe Echevarria is stepping down as Deloitte CEO, state tax revenues declined in Q1 for the first time in four years, holding auditors blameless, and more.
by Terry Sheridan on Aug 18, 2014
If your clients include retailers, pending federal legislation allowing states to tax Internet sales could mean big changes in the way they process and account for their sales and use taxes.
by Caleb Newquist on Aug 15, 2014
Our links are here to stay. Not for a year, but forever and a day.
by Jason Bramwell on Aug 15, 2014
Representative Diane Black (R-TN) blasted the IRS on Thursday after a new watchdog report found that the agency had not conducted background checks on some contractors who had access to sensitive taxpayer data.
by Jessica Ballard on Aug 15, 2014
Instead of thinking about price, consider transitioning from compliance-related work, such as taxes, payroll and general bookkeeping, to Type 2 services, which add real value to the client.
by Jason Bramwell on Aug 15, 2014
The menu for August 15 features specials on Alibaba Pictures delays results on possible accounting errors, Wyden hopes for September bipartisan anti-inversion legislation, Atlanta accountant charged by SEC with insider trading, and more.
by Sally Glick on Aug 15, 2014
You cannot be all things to all people but you can develop a well-recognized name, no matter what size you are, when you pursue a structured and consistent process. Just stay targeted.
by Jason Bramwell on Aug 14, 2014
US tax authorities have determined that 1,100 victims have lost an estimated $5 million due to a sophisticated nationwide phone scam, in which the fraudsters claim to be from the IRS and demand money.

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