Arkansas news

Education & Careers

Accounting Scholarship Programs

AccountingWEB has compiled a list of scholarship opportunities for accounting students.
Tax

Unemployment taxes may double or even triple in 2010

State unemployment trust funds have fallen to such a low level that rate increases may be required to rebuild their balances even when employment improves.
Community News

Transcontinental merger creates Top 50 accounting firm

Two leading independent accounting firms, with offices on both coasts, have announced a merger which will create a national firm ranked in the Top 50 accounting firms in the U.S.

U.S. communities take local economy into their own hands

Unwilling to hand over hard-earned paychecks to faceless corporations for goods and services, a handful of communities have created their own commerce.

Debit cards are new option for Social Security recipients

People who receive Social Security can now get their monthly payments on a prepaid debit card, a new alternative to checks or direct deposit. The U.S. Treasury is offering the Direct Express Debit MasterCard card as a safe, convenient way to receive money, according to wickedlocal.com.

AccountingWEB Weekly News Wrap-up - Issue 25

The AccountingWEB Friday Wrap-Up Newswire - Issue 25January 14, 2000http://www.accountingweb.comIn the headlines this week:1. SEC Calls For Further Accounting Industry Self-Regulation2. M&A Activity To Surpass Last Year's Record3. More Pivot Table Secrets Unveiled4. Accounting Firms Merge Health Care Practices5. AICPA Selects Fidelity To Drive Investment Advisory Services6.

Pages