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on 04/29/15
Individuals and organizations can now comment on a possible new effective date for the US accounting standard on revenue recognition, after the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) on April 29...
on 04/29/15
NFL will end its tax-exempt status, Goodell tells ownersThe NFL’s central office will become a taxable entity, ending its tax-exempt status in a move with minimal financial...
on 04/28/15
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) proposed three Accounting Standards Updates on April 23 that are intended to reduce complexity in employee benefit plan accounting.The FASB also issued...
on 04/28/15
Senate Finance to consider education measureThe Senate Finance Committee plans to consider a measure on Wednesday to expand how tax-free accounts for college saving can be used,...
on 04/27/15
The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) on April 23 voted to begin examining how to make improvements to going concern and debt disclosure guidance for state and local governments.The...
on 04/27/15
Companies leaving trillions in cash overseasThe money US companies in the Russell 1000 Index earned and said they would keep overseas has more than doubled since 2008, according to...
on 04/27/15
In written testimony submitted on April 23 to the House Small Business Committee, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) identified eight issues it believes are crucial to achieve small business tax...
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...

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