Community News news September 2010

Community News

Haggerty CPA, Lewis & Knopf announce merger

Local accounting firms Thomas R. Haggerty CPA, PC, and Lewis & Knopf CPAs, P.C., recently announced a merger. The merged firm, which became effective September 27, will be recognized as Lewis & Knopf CPAs, P.C.
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Company announcements: Week of September 27, 2010

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of September 27, 2010.
A&A

INSIDE Public Accounting names nation's best accounting firms

Every year, INSIDE Public Accounting’s Best of the Best recognition honors 25 firms for their stellar management and superior operational performance on more than 50 criteria.
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Big Four firms support participation in science, technology, engineering, math

PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, and Deloitte have joined 100 corporations and foundations as participants in Change the Equation, a new CEO-led effort to cultivate widespread literacy in science, technology, engineering, and math.
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New pwc brand puts emphasis on commitment to clients

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) - the Big Four tax, audit and advisory services firm with global headquarters in London and U.S. headquarters in New York - introduced a new visual identity during a relaunch of its Web sites.
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Company announcements: Week of September 20, 2010

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of September 20, 2010.
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ASU accounting students team with pwc to build Habitat for Humanity house

ASU’s Department of Information Systems Club (DISC) and Beta Alpha Psi, an honor society for accounting students, are joining together with pwc to make home ownership a reality for one Phoenix family.
A&A

Russell Golden appointed to FASB, replacing Herz

The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation has announced the appointment of Russell G. Golden to the Financial Accounting Standards Board, effective October 1, 2010. Golden will fill the board member vacancy on the FASB resulting from the retirement of Robert H. Herz
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Company announcements: Week of September 13, 2010

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of September 13, 2010.
A&A

INSIDE Public Accounting reveals nation’s top 200 accounting firms

The Platt Group, publishers of INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA), recently has released its inaugural "Beyond the IPA Top 100," a ranking of the nation's top 200 accounting firms.
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Company announcements: Week of September 7, 2010

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of September 7, 2010.
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Beta Alpha Psi student and faculty volunteers clean up San Jose Guadalupe River

More than 900 members of Beta Alpha Psi, the professional honors organization for financial information students and professionals, supported by 50 employees from KPMG LLP, descended on the Guadalupe River trail last month to undertake a massive clean-up effort.
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Pigs might not fly, but for Somerset CPAs, they can drive a racecar

Indianapolis is known as "The Racing Capital of the World," and it just so happens there are employees at Indianapolis-based Somerset CPAs P.C. who follow auto racing. So it’s no surprise that the firm created and entered a racecar-themed structure for the CANstruction event at the Indiana State Fair.
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Company announcements: Week of August 30

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of August 30, 2010.