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on 09/10/99
CPAs and others working in Y2K consulting for clients and employers can rest assured that all is well in byte land. In what was considered the first true test in preparation for the Y2K bug, computer...
on 09/10/99
The debate on tax cuts continued to rage when Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers said this week that reducing the Federal debt was the only way to continue maintaining a strong economy.Although it...
on 09/09/99
The AccountingWEB Newswire - Issue 8September 9, 1999http://www.accountingweb.com============================================================== In the headlines this week:1. Public Oversight Board To...
on 09/09/99
The Wall Street Journal confirmed that PricewaterhouseCoopers and Grant Thornton held merger talks earlier this summer, but jointly decided not to pursue anything at this time. PWC, the world's...
on 09/09/99
ExSTRM* Vision Alert: August 25, 1999...YOUR connection to information technology in the CPA/Accounting Firm marketplace.Office 2000: We have been asked whether or not CPA Firms should update to...
on 09/09/99
You've seen them. The web sites that have more going on than a three-ring circus. It flashes, it plays music, and it blinks. But does it communicate with its visitors? Web sites that take...
on 09/09/99
A Note From Tina Kersen, AccountingWEB ContributorThe other day I hopped online to order some Ray Ban sunglasses. I was pleasantly surprised when I signed onto Shades.com to find the exact pair of...
on 09/09/99
Strong economic conditions and global demand were cited as key factors in the Bank of England's decision to raise Britain's short-term interest rate on Wednesday. The Central Bank's Monetary Policy...
on 09/09/99
If you've been looking for a less expensive, faster and more expandable version of the Palm Pilot - you may be in luck. Handspring Inc. will unveil its new Visor product line on September 14 in a...
on 09/09/99
Macola Software has enhanced the speed and efficiency of its signature business management software by packaging Progression Series 7.5 with Microsoft SQL Server 7.0, the leading Windows NT Server-...
on 09/09/99
Although talk of inflation was in the air as Alan Greenspan and Federal Reserve Governor Laurence Meyer spoke at separate functions on Wednesday, both declined to comment on the future outlook of...
on 09/08/99
When you hear the expression value added do you conjure up foggy images of something good, but a concept that is not quite specific? This article will cut through the fog of value added jargon....
on 09/08/99
The AICPA is out to eliminate "diversity in practice" for insurance-related assessments for publicly-held companies. A new rule will force companies to immediately accrue estimates of financial...
on 09/08/99
As accounting professionals, we live and die by bits and bytes of computer data. If you lost all computer systems in your firm, do you know what it would take to get your firm back "online?"Hewlett-...
on 09/07/99
Austin-based Dell Computer Corporation today announced it would cut prices up to 18 percent on its network-ready OptiPlex business desktop PCs. The decision was made based on savings the company has...
on 09/07/99
Before the year is out, taxpayers can rest assured that changes to the tax scenario once again will occur .. but when the changes actually will happen is unknown at this time.Nevertheless, the latest...
on 09/07/99
Employees looking to line their pockets with green better step up their performance in 2000. According to Hewitt Associates Salary Increase Survey, salary increases will be moderate - ranging from 4...
on 09/07/99
The Russian central bank received its first $640 million loan installment from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) but will the bank receive future installments on the $4.5 billion loan?It depends...
on 09/06/99
The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has delayed plans indefinitely for its own IPO while it provides tough answers to issues involving regulation and taxation.Based on feedback from its own board of...

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