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on 04/09/15
What are your thoughts on the Form 1023-EZ, unveiled last year by the IRS to speed up the approval process for small nonprofits and charitable groups seeking tax-exempt status? The stripped-down...
on 04/09/15
CPA financial planners say their clients are most worried about outliving their money in retirement, according to the results of a new survey from the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).The AICPA...
on 04/09/15
PCC Chair Billy Atkinson to step down at end of termPrivate Company Council (PCC) Chairman Billy Atkinson announced on Wednesday that he will not seek a second term as head of the...
on 04/08/15
A standard dejection in the IRS help lineLisa Rein of the Washington Post describes what a mid-morning at the IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center in downtown Dallas is like...
on 04/07/15
Declining IRS workforce leaves calls unanswered as Tax Day approaches, union saysTaxpayers across the country are lining up for hours outside walk-in centers and getting just four in...
on 04/06/15
Firm accused of auditor independence violationsThe Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has disciplined a majority shareholder of L.L. Bradford & Co. and two former...
on 04/04/15
A community member at AccountingWEB UK recently posted a question about US withholding tax in the Any Answers section of the UK site. Can anyone from the US offer "NH" any advice? Here is the...
on 04/02/15
In a letter submitted on Tuesday to the Senate Finance Committee Tax Reform Working Group on Business Income Tax, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) made the following four recommendations about...
on 04/02/15
Abolish the ‘death tax,’ say Senate RepublicansSenate Republicans are rallying behind legislation from Sen. John Thune (R-SD) that would repeal the federal estate tax,...
on 04/02/15
Yesterday, the FASB decided to propose a one-year deferral to the effective date of the new revenue recognition standard. Under the new proposal, public companies using US GAAP would now apply the...
on 04/01/15
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) on Wednesday proposed a one-year delay to the effective date of the new revenue recognition standard.The revenue guidance, which was officially issued...
on 04/01/15
WeiserMazars names Victor Wahba CEOVictor Wahba will succeed Douglas Phillips as CEO of WeiserMazars LLP, effective April 1, the New York-based accounting firm announced on Tuesday....
on 03/31/15
Swiss bank BSI to pay $211 million penalty in US tax caseThe US Justice Department said on Monday that BSI SA is the first Swiss bank to successfully navigate a self-reporting...
on 03/30/15
Tax proposals would move US closer to global normLawmakers on both sides of the aisle are finding appeal in an ambitious concept for overhauling the nation’s income tax system...
on 03/27/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: Big 4 Gunning for Big LawBe afraid, law firms. Be very afraid.Open Items: Timeline of career progression...
on 03/27/15
It’s not just you: It’s really taking longer to do your taxesTax season is supposed to be over on April 15. But among certain groups – especially the wealthy...
on 03/26/15
A decision to adopt a reorganization of US auditing standards is expected to be made early next week by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).Board members will likely vote on the...
on 03/26/15
Interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning on April 1, the IRS recently announced.According to Revenue Ruling 2015-05, the rates for the second quarter of this year will...
on 03/26/15
SASB issues new standards for resource transformation industriesThe Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) on Wednesday issued provisional standards for five industries in...
on 03/25/15
A member of the AccountingWEB UK community, "Tax Student," posted the following question in the Any Answers page of the AWEB UK site earlier today: Got a UK company with a branch in...

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