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on 05/30/12
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on 05/25/12
By Kevin Ryan, CPA and Michael Bull, CPA Understanding the Educational Institution and Nonprofit Audit Landscape June 30, the day on which many educational...
on 05/25/12
By Mary Ellen Biery, Research Specialist, Sageworks Inc. Is your business successful? How do you know? If you're like most business owners, your days are filled by efforts to...
on 05/24/12
By Anne Rosivach Taking that first step on the path to a career in accounting by working as a student intern is an exciting experience for aspiring professionals ‒ an opportunity to...
on 05/24/12
By Terri Eyden According to a recent study done by the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO), the number of workers age fifty-five and over who are experiencing long-term...
on 05/24/12
Jonathon Felix, formerly of Villanova, Pennsylvania, was found guilty by a federal jury of willfully signing and filing false income tax returns, the Justice Department and the IRS announced May 22....
on 05/24/12
On May 23, today the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) announced its decision to make process and structural improvements by creating the Private Company Council (PCC). The PPC is based upon the...
on 05/23/12
After seeking and considering extensive public comment, the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) Board of Trustees today established a new body to improve the process of setting accounting standards...
on 05/23/12
On May 21, a jury convicted William A. Herder of Richland County, Ohio, on federal tax charges, the Justice Department and the IRS announced May 22. Herder was charged with corruptly endeavoring to...
on 05/23/12
By Christina Camara A much-discussed development in the browser world is the recent breakout performance by Google Chrome, which averaged the highest traffic share for a full seven days...
on 05/22/12
J.H. Cohn LLP and Reznick Group, P.C., announced on May 22 their plans to combine. The merger means they will become the eleventh largest firm in the country, with more than 2,000 employees, twenty-...
on 05/22/12
By AccountingWEB Staff Sage North America announced the results of its Reinvention of Small Business Study, a survey focused on how small businesses are changing the way they conduct...
on 05/22/12
By AccountingWEB Staff The FAF, the oversight body of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), is seeking interested stakeholders who would like to be considered to participate...
on 05/22/12
By Ken Berry The liquor and tobacco industries are frequent targets of "sin taxes" aimed at drumming up revenue from sources that cater to certain vices. But the latest call...
on 05/22/12
By Ken Berry Two US Senators are feeling anything but friendly toward Eduardo Saverin, one of the cofounders of the social networking site Facebook.  Senators Chuck Schumer (D...
on 05/22/12
By AccountingWEB Staff The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Private Companies Practice Section (PCPS), in partnership with the Texas Society of CPAs, is now gathering data for its...
on 05/22/12
By Ken Berry According to Deloitte's new Summer Travel survey, more Americans will be traveling this upcoming Memorial Day holiday than they did last year. This could be welcome...
on 05/21/12
By Christina Camara  A new survey conducted by Rasmussen Reports for the Consumer Federation of America ‒ the COUNTRY Financial Security Index – shows a gap...
on 05/21/12
By David H. Ringstrom, CPA If you have a Facebook account, you’ve probably faced the dilemma of whether to accept a friend request from a business associate. Declining the...
on 05/21/12
By AccountingWEB Staff The IRS issued a written apology to Dionne Warwick and has cut more than $1.2 million of its original sum of back taxes that Warwick owes stemming from money she...

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