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on 05/22/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: Accountants Lack Some SkillsAnd until BIG CPA loosens its grip on the academic community, that won't change....
on 05/21/15
[Note: “Lunch Beat” will be taking a brief hiatus while I enjoy an extended Memorial Day holiday weekend. “Lunch Beat” will return the middle of next week.]...
on 05/20/15
The AICPA and the NASBA on May 19 proposed revisions to CPE standards for CPAs. Among the revisions, the proposal would permit CPE credit for nano-learning and blended learning. Do you think adding...
on 05/20/15
This question was posted recently in the Open Items section of Going Concern, and I thought it might make for a good discussion on AWEB. So how do you handle colleagues who like to socialize when you...
on 05/20/15
SEC chief of staff to leave postUS Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Mary Jo White is losing her right-hand man, adding to a steady stream of recent departures for...
on 05/20/15
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) are seeking feedback from the accounting profession on revisions the two organizations have...
on 05/19/15
A majority of Americans still do not know what a 529 college savings plan is, according to a new report from financial services firm Edward Jones.When asked to identify a 529 plan as a college...
on 05/19/15
The governing body of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) on May 18 approved a resolution that authorizes the creation of two new specialty credentials in the area of fair value measurement.The...
on 05/19/15
The plain-vanilla accountant goes out of styleTighter regulation, automation, and an increasingly complex business landscape require entry-level accountants to possess a wider range...
on 05/18/15
A new thought paper released recently by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) provides advice on how boards and management can effectively manage risk as an integral part of managing an...
on 05/18/15
Hertz accounting fix keeps CFO in financial no-man’s landAmong restatements since 2011, just 20, including Hertz Global Holdings Inc.’s, entailed investigations that were...
on 05/18/15
A new survey from TaxTalent found that a majority of US companies are looking to add more tax professionals to their staffs in 2015.Of the 356 respondents ranging from middle-market to Fortune 10...
on 05/15/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: Now That Auditing Is Joining the 21st Century, What Will It Be Like?Yes, we all know auditor independence is a pile of...
on 05/15/15
Father and son charged in insider trading caseAn investment banker at a Manhattan firm and his father were charged in court papers unsealed on Thursday with using inside information...
on 05/14/15
A six-point plan released by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) on May 14 details how audit quality in the United States can be enhanced, based on input from the accounting community.The plan...
on 05/14/15
Toshiba to restate profits because of accounting irregularitiesToshiba Corp. said on Wednesday it expected to reduce its reported operating profit by at least 50 billion yen ($419...
on 05/13/15
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) isn’t the only accounting organization that has recently praised the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) and the groups it oversees for their efforts in...
on 05/13/15
Overseas action fuels US tax dealsBernie Becker of The Hill wrote that the corporate community is increasingly sounding the warning to Congress: Europe is coming after us on...
on 05/12/15
In a letter to the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) Board of Trustees on May 8, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) urged the FAF to “continue the momentum” of addressing private...
on 05/12/15
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued a proposed Accounting Standards Update on May 12 that provides clarity in two areas of the new revenue recognition standard: performance...

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