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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...
on 05/12/15
A new membership section for practitioners and other finance professionals who serve or work for the ever-growing not-for-profit sector in the United States was launched by the American Institute of...
on 05/12/15
SEC receives at least one audit independence query dailyJohn Kester and Emily Chasan of the Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal wrote that auditor independence continues...
on 05/12/15
The IRS recently released the 2016 inflation-adjusted deduction limitations for annual contributions made to a health savings account (HSA).According to Revenue Procedure 2015-30, for calendar year...
on 05/11/15
Tesco ends 32-year PwC relationship after accounting scandalTesco PLC ended a 32-year relationship with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) LLP by hiring Deloitte LLP as its new auditor,...
on 05/11/15
During a speech at Baruch College in New York City last week, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Chairman James Doty said the agency wants to broaden its outreach with audit committee...
on 05/08/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: Should CPAs Consider an MBA?Young CPAs need to think twice about whether getting an MBA makes sense. Here are two good...
on 05/08/15
Toshiba withdraws forecasts, cancels dividend on accounting probeToshiba Corp. withdrew its earnings forecasts for last year and won’t pay a year-end dividend after finding...
on 05/07/15
A recent survey from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) found that the impact of the Affordable Care Act on business hiring decisions for the coming year is expected to be minimal.Of the...
on 05/07/15
IRS sets up cyber investigative team amid surge in tax fraudThe IRS is creating a criminal investigative team to focus on cyber crime as fraudsters used stolen data to collect tax...
on 05/06/15
The filing deadline is quickly approaching for many tax-exempt organizations, according to the IRS.Form 990-series information returns and notices are due on the 15th day of the fifth month after an...
on 05/06/15
Watchdog: IRS wrongly gives billions in education creditsThe IRS is wasting billions of dollars a year by giving education tax breaks to students who are ineligible or haven't...

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