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on 04/24/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: How Does Your Firm’s Performance Evaluation Process Need to Change?Unless there’s nothing wrong with it; in...
on 04/24/15
According to a Bloomberg article, House Speaker John Boehner said there's a "50-50 chance at best" that Congress will enact an overhaul of the US corporate tax code this year. What odds...
on 04/24/15
Treasury targets hedge fund tax avoidanceThe US Treasury Department on Thursday moved to limit hedge funds' ability to slash their tax bills by funneling investments through...
on 04/23/15
In its first major rewrite since 1993, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) is proposing to “refresh” accounting standards geared toward how not-for-profit organizations report...
on 04/23/15
Oil price rout has CEOs courting accountants not wildcattersAs the energy industry grapples with the worst price slump in a generation, oil executives are touting their accounting...
on 04/23/15
The AICPA and CPA Canada recently released a joint report that found "securing the IT environment" as the top technology priority for accounting professionals in the US and Canada. The...
on 04/22/15
Restatements affect bottom line less oftenMaxwell Murphy of the Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal wrote that the proportion of corporate financial restatements that...
on 04/21/15
Securing the IT environment was ranked as the top technology initiative among CPAs in both the United States and Canada, according to a new report from the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the...
on 04/21/15
PwC to pay $65 million to settle lawsuit over MF GlobalPricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) LLP agreed on Friday to pay $65 million to settle class-action litigation over failed brokerage MF...
on 04/20/15
For a majority of small business owners, federal taxes are more of an administrative hassle than a financial burden, according to a new report by the National Small Business Association (NSBA).One-in...
on 04/20/15
It’s good to be a tax bossWant to repeal a tax? There are two new guys in charge of the congressional committees that handle that, and campaign donors needed no time at all to...
on 04/17/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: What Career Questions Do You Have for the PCAOB’s Director of Inspections?It's time for you to look for a new...
on 04/17/15
New FASB standards keep focus on simplificationThe Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued separate accounting standards on Wednesday that are designed to simplify...
on 04/16/15
As expected, the House on Thursday voted to repeal the estate tax, or "death tax" as it is also called. Republicans call it an "immoral" tax. Democrats say Republicans are handing a tax break worth...
on 04/16/15
Advisers go back to school for taxesFinancial advisers are going back to school, as many are feeling the need to be better versed in income tax issues, which are becoming both more...
on 04/15/15
In a comment letter sent to the Senate Finance Committee Tax Reform Working Group on Community Development and Infrastructure on April 14, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) offered several...
on 04/15/15
White House threatens estate tax repeal vetoThe Obama administration threatened to veto the House GOP plan to repeal the estate tax this week, calling the proposal a handout to the...
on 04/14/15
Residents of California and Colorado are more likely to be audited by the IRS than taxpayers in any other state, while New York and Massachusetts residents had the highest chance of an audit of their...
on 04/14/15
Many finance executives say they are discouraged with how their organizations approach annual budgeting, mainly because they lack the resources to shift toward higher-value planning and analysis...
on 04/14/15
Cost of finance teams heading lower: AccentureThe average cost of the finance function among the world’s 1,000 largest companies was 1.2 percent of revenue at the end of last...

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