Community News news January 2010

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Texas CPAs help Haiti victims while fostering client loyalty

A Texas accounting firm and its clients are discovering that a wall calendar with beautiful photographs, designed to market the firm's name and promote client loyalty, can change the lives of earthquake victims in Haiti.
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Accountants and accounting firms helping Haiti disaster victims

Across the U.S., firms and individuals in the accounting profession are answering the urgent need for help for victims of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake disaster in the island republic of Haiti on January 12.
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Rick Anderson named to head “Blue-Ribbon Panel" on accounting standards for private companies

Rick Anderson, chairman and CEO of Moss Adams LLP, has been named chairman of a “blue-ribbon panel” established to analyze U.S. accounting standards and how they can best meet the needs of users of private company financial statements.
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New Jersey accountants teach financial independence to young people

According to Dawn Schwartz, vice president of development for Junior Achievement of New Jersey, who better to teach financial literacy education and bring financial programs to kids than accountants?
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Kaufman, Rossin & Co. acquries London Witte & Company

Miami-based Kaufman, Rossin & Co., one of the largest independent accounting firms in Florida, have announced that London Witte & Company has joined the firm.
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Deloitte the winner in legal fight with former partner

A former high-ranking partner in Deloitte has been found liable for violating conflict of interest rules for trading in stock and options of companies that were also firm clients.
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Sacramento-based MGO announces merger with Bernstein Fox

Sacramento, California-based Macias Gini & O’Connell LLP (MGO) has announced a merger with Bernstein, Fox, Whitman, Goldman & Baumblatt LLP (Bernstein Fox), a Century City-based public accounting and business management services firm.
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CPA Firm Roth Murphy Sanford Merges with Carr, Riggs & Ingram

New Orleans CPA firm Roth Murphy Sanford L.L.P. (RMS) has merged with Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (CRI), the fourth largest accounting firm in the Southeast – a move that expands CRI’s footprint to six states while enhancing public accounting and management consulting services throughout Southeast Louisiana.
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CCR LLP Acquires Orlando CPA and Consulting Firm

CCR LLP (“CCR”), one of the nation’s top 100 accounting (as named by Accounting Today magazine) announced that it has combined operations with Geller, Ragans, James, Oppenheimer & Creel, a full-service CPA and consulting firm based in Orlando, Fla.