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Retiring MSCPA CEO Reflects on Past and Future of the Profession

Just days before his retirement from the MSCPA, AccountingWEB sat down with Theodore J. Flynn to discuss the major changes that have impacted the profession over the last four decades, the current state of the CPA industry, and where things are headed in the future.
Practice

Pittsburgh Firm Alpern Rosenthal Acquired by BDO USA LLP

Chicago-based professional services firm BDO USA LLP has expanded into the western Pennsylvania market by acquiring Pittsburgh-based accounting firm Alpern Rosenthal. The merger is effective December 16.
Community News

Ohio Firms Battelle & Battelle and Rippe & Kingston Merge

Two Ohio accounting firms – Dayton-based Battelle & Battelle and Cincinnati-based Rippe & Kingston – recently finalized their merger and will now be known as Battelle Rippe Kingston LLP.
Community News

Dallas Firm Nicholas Montgomery Merges with TravisWolff

Dallas-based accounting firms Nicholas Montgomery, LLP and TravisWolff, LLP completed their merger on December 2, according to officials from both companies.
Community News

Resnick Druckman and WeiserMazars Complete Merger

New York City-based accounting, tax, and advisory service firm WeiserMazars LLP recently completed a merger with The Resnick Druckman Group LLC, a full-service accounting, tax, and consulting firm with offices in New York City and Long Island, New York.
Community News

California Board of Accountancy Elects Michael Savoy as President

Michael Savoy, CPA, managing director of Santa Monica-based Gumbiner Savett Inc., has been elected president of the California Board of Accountancy (CBA) for 2014.
Practice

CPA Firms FMRTL and O'Connor Davies to Merge January 1

Cranford, New Jersey-based CPA firm Fazio, Mannuzza, Roche, Tankel, LaPilusa, LLC (FMRTL) will merge with New York-based full-service CPA firm O'Connor Davies, LLP effective January 1, 2014.
Practice

McGladrey Expands into Houston Market through Merger

McGladrey LLP signed an agreement November 6 to acquire substantially all assets of Houston-based CPA firm Margolis Phipps & Wright, PC (MP&W).
Practice

Hanna, McGlone & Co. Merges with Smart Devine

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania-based CPA firm Hanna, McGlone & Co. PC has merged with Smart Devine, a full-service accounting, tax, and advisory practice located in Philadelphia.
Community News

Company Announcements: Week of November 18, 2013

Following is the latest roundup of community news for the week of November 18, 2013.
Education & Careers

AICPA Service Winner Susan Whitelaw Invests in Community

On October 22, 2013, the AICPA formally recognized Susan Whitelaw's exemplary commitment to public service when it named her the 2012 recipient of the AICPA's Public Service Award for Individuals.
Education & Careers

Veterans Helping Veterans: EY Network Streamlines Transition to Corporate World

Since 2012, EY has advanced its commitment to supporting veterans by joining the 100,000 Jobs Mission, a coalition comprised of leading corporations committed to hiring 100,000 transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020.
Community News

Company Announcements: Week of November 11, 2013

Following is the latest roundup of community news for the week of November 11, 2013.
Community News

AICPA Honors Annette Nellen with Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award

Annette Nellen is the recipient of the 2013 Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, the highest honor bestowed by the accounting profession in the area of taxation.
Community News

Company Announcements: Week of November 4, 2013

Following is the latest roundup of community news for the week of November 4, 2013.
Community News

Company Announcements: Week of October 28, 2013

Following is the latest roundup of community news for the week of October 28, 2013.
A&A

Bill Balhoff Has Been Elected Chairman of AICPA

William E. Balhoff is the new chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the world's largest member organization representing the accounting profession.
Community News

Company Announcements: Week of October 21, 2013

Following is the latest roundup of community news for the week of October 21, 2013.
Tax

'A Natural Evolution': Teresa Mackintosh Takes Helm of CCH

Almost eighteen months to the day that she began her tenure at CCH, Mackintosh is taking on a new responsibility: overseeing operations for the entire US CCH business as president and CEO.
Tax

Teresa Mackintosh Tapped to Lead CCH Tax & Accounting US

On October 15, Teresa Mackintosh, CPA, CITP, was named president and CEO of CCH Tax & Accounting US by parent company Wolters Kluwer, effective immediately.

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