Content by Jason Bramwell

on 01/30/15
Salix fit for bids as accounting issue is resolvedSalix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. on Wednesday restated its financial results for 2013 and most of last year, putting behind it an...
on 01/29/15
There is a talent gap right now in the accounting and finance sector in the Northeast region of the United States, which is driving organizations to reconsider their hiring strategies and dedicate...
on 01/29/15
There’s no stopping the growth of master’s degree programsObtaining a master’s degree hasn’t always been a key consideration for anyone pursuing a career as a...
on 01/28/15
IRS waives penalties for late payments linked to ObamacareThe IRS will waive some penalties for taxpayers who owe taxes because of Obamacare, wrote Richard Rubin of Bloomberg...
on 01/27/15
Two schools that are part of the American Public University System (APUS) offered the most affordable accounting programs for online master’s degrees this academic year, according to a new...
on 01/27/15
Ohio calls an Obamacare tax illegal in healthcare suitPresident Obama’s signature healthcare overhaul has illegally forced Ohio and its local governments to pay more than $5.3...
on 01/26/15
Tesco to beef up corporate finance departmentAs a result of accounting errors reported in 2014, Tesco is beefing up its in-house corporate finance capabilities, which could herald a...
on 01/23/15
IFAC survey identifies key challenges facing accounting SMPs globallyA new survey from the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) found that attracting new clients (58...
on 01/22/15
S&P to pay $77 million to settle US civil charges over ratingsStandard & Poor's (S&P) will pay $77 million in an unprecedented settlement with US and state regulators...
on 01/21/15
While home for Thanksgiving in 2011, brothers Kevin and Steven Bong had a little fun at their dad’s expense. As a CPA for the past 35 years, Gary Bong has had plenty of experience performing...
on 01/21/15
CEOs at Davos less optimistic about global economySeventeen percent of corporate bosses believe global economic growth will decline or be subdued in 2015, up from 7 percent last year...
on 01/20/15
KPMG: Financial executives express concerns about regulatory mandatesMore than half of corporate finance executives rank future regulatory mandates as their highest compliance...
on 01/16/15
IRS Free File program opens todayThe IRS on Thursday announced the on-time opening of the 2015 tax-filing season. To kick it off, the agency on Friday opened its Free File program...
on 01/15/15
NSA: Tax preparation fee averages $273 for typical individual tax returnsTaxpayers looking to hire a professional to complete their 2014 tax return can expect to pay an average of $...
on 01/14/15
IRS to lose tax collectors, do fewer audits in 2015The IRS will lose 1,800 tax collectors through attrition and do 46,000 fewer audits this year because of congressional budget cuts...
on 01/14/15
Robynne Sisco has had experience using both legacy on-premise and software-as-a-service (SaaS) financial management systems, and in her view, there is no comparison.Financial data housed in legacy...
on 01/13/15
IRS launches International Data Exchange ServiceThe IRS on Monday launched the International Data Exchange Service (IDES), a web application that will be used by financial...
on 01/12/15
GOP courts Warren to repeal medical device taxRepublicans are looking to an unlikely ally in their bid to repeal a controversial piece of Obamacare: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA),...
on 01/08/15
Ryan leads his first House Ways and Means Committee hearing next weekRep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) will lead his first hearing as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee on Jan. 13....
on 01/07/15
Top CFOs advise: Focus on company, not numbersAccounting details take a back seat for some of the most successful finance chiefs. CFOs who outperformed their industry peers in the S...

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