The FASB announced it has published a final version of the 2014 US GAAP taxonomy to be used for reporting in eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL), such as for purposes of XBRL reporting requirements under the SEC's rules.
In today's increasingly litigious society, there's certainly no shortage of lawsuits or the lawyers needed to negotiate those proceedings. There's a new player emerging as an indispensable part of many attorneys' legal teams: the forensic accountant.
This series focuses both on general audit requirements applicable to all financial reporting frameworks as well as specific requirements relevant to two special purpose frameworks – the income tax basis and the AICPA’s FRF for SMEs basis.
The FASB released the 2014 US GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy, which contains updates for accounting standards and other improvements to the current taxonomy used by US Securities and Exchange Commission issuers.
This series of articles by Larry Perry, CPA, will discuss special considerations concerning engagement acceptance, the planning and performance phase of this type of engagement, and determining an opinion and reporting on the audit.
Despite federal regulations instituted in the wake of corporate financial scandals, a substantial number of corporations have audit committees whose members have social ties to the CEO, according to new research.
Following up on the success of his popular High Impact Excel session, this time around David H. Ringstrom, CPA turns his attention to pivot tables. In one hour you'll learn how to whip unwieldy data into shape, and then quickly build meaningful reports by dragging and dropping with your mouse. David will also discuss techniques for improving pivot table data integrity. Detailed handouts with numbered steps will be provided for a variety of Excel versions.