Content by Jason Bramwell

on 11/21/14
Internal auditors’ job satisfaction higher with incentive pay, survey findsKen Tysiac of the Journal of Accountancy wrote on Tuesday that internal auditors who receive...
on 11/20/14
Effective management accounting practices can improve decision-making in organizations through, among other things, future-focused insight and analysis. But, according to the American Institute of...
on 11/20/14
Smaller companies slow to adopt new rules for internal controlsSmaller companies are not keeping up with larger rivals in adopting new internal controls as the Dec. 15 deadline...
on 11/19/14
Ryan to chair tax panel, a possible 2016 platformHouse Republican leaders chose Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) on Tuesday to head the powerful House Ways and Means Committee for the next two...
on 11/18/14
Foreign filers and XBRL reporting requirementsIn a recent blog for research firm Audit Analytics, Liam Sullivan noted that as of June 15, 2011, all US Securities and Exchange...
on 11/17/14
Hertz to restate results, cut costs as pressure mountsHertz Global Holdings Inc., under shareholder pressure to hire a permanent top executive, said it will revise financial...
on 11/14/14
Auditor independence is the CFO’s responsibility, tooWhat should a CFO do if an auditor independence violation has occurred? Who should she or he discuss this matter with? What...
on 11/13/14
Did you happen to see the real-time grid we featured earlier this week for The Sleeter Group’s 2014 Accounting Solutions Conference in Las Vegas?The grid was built exclusively for AccountingWEB...
on 11/13/14
Surprises lurk for people re-enrolling on HealthCare.govIn a twist, an influx of lower-priced health plans on HealthCare.gov could lead many Americans to pay more for coverage next...
on 11/12/14
Non-GAAP measures and one-time adjustmentsLast month, PwC released a report that analyzed the various types of non-US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) measures that...
on 11/10/14
American Realty Capital accounting errors tied to employee bonusesRobbie Whelan of the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that the accounting irregularities disclosed...
on 11/07/14
Salex audit committee to review inventory as CFO resignsCaroline Chen of Bloomberg wrote on Friday that Salex Pharmaceuticals Ltd.’s CFO has resigned, and the audit...
on 11/06/14
Restatements fall on improved internal controlsMaxwell Murphy, senior editor of the Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal, wrote on Tuesday that companies and their...
on 11/05/14
“We’re here at an accounting show, with an accounting product. But this is not where we started,” FileThis Inc. CEO and Co-founder Brian Berson said with a smile while sitting at a...
on 11/05/14
IRS claims progress in stopping tax refund identity theftRichard Rubin of Bloomberg reported that IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday that the crime of stealing...
on 11/04/14
Ex-UBS executive Weil acquitted of US tax conspiracySusannah Nesmith and David Voreacos of Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that Raoul Weil, who once ran UBS AG’s global...
on 11/03/14
Obamacare faces new threat as Supreme Court weighs appealGreg Stohr of Bloomberg wrote on Oct. 30 that US Supreme Court justices are weighing whether to hear a Republican-...
on 10/31/14
Bank Leumi said to face $300 million demand in tax caseDavid Voreacos and Greg Farrell of Bloomberg reported on Wednesday that New York’s banking regulator will ask...
on 10/30/14
Deal to lock in US tax cuts is bubbling up on the HillSome US lawmakers are exploring a post-election deal that would lock in permanent tax cuts for major corporations and low-income...
on 10/29/14
Judge dismisses AICPA lawsuit against the IRSMichael Cohn of Accounting Today reported on Tuesday that a federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the IRS by the...

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