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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...
on 04/14/15
As the 2015 busy season comes to a close on April 15, can you share some lessons that you learned this tax season? What went smoothly? Want didn't go smoothly? Is there anything you would do...
on 04/13/15
The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) and the two standard-setting boards it oversees – the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB...
on 04/13/15
Victims of identity theft are continuing to experience long delays and errors in receiving their tax refunds, according to a report released on April 9 by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax...
on 04/13/15
GE’s retrieval of overseas cash highlights tax debateGeneral Electric (GE) is returning to its industrial origins – and some $36 billion of its cash is coming home, as...
on 04/10/15
Articles from other Sift Media sites:Going Concern: Do Any Millennials Want to Work at the IRS Non-ironically?Serious question.Open Items: Anyone taken the...
on 04/10/15
Ex-Molex accountant barred by SEC over unauthorized tradingThe US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday sanctioned a former Molex Inc. accounting executive over claims...
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...

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