Content by Jason Bramwell

on 11/07/14
Salex audit committee to review inventory as CFO resignsCaroline Chen of Bloomberg wrote on Friday that Salex Pharmaceuticals Ltd.’s CFO has resigned, and the audit...
on 11/06/14
Restatements fall on improved internal controlsMaxwell Murphy, senior editor of the Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal, wrote on Tuesday that companies and their...
on 11/05/14
“We’re here at an accounting show, with an accounting product. But this is not where we started,” FileThis Inc. CEO and Co-founder Brian Berson said with a smile while sitting at a...
on 11/05/14
IRS claims progress in stopping tax refund identity theftRichard Rubin of Bloomberg reported that IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday that the crime of stealing...
on 11/04/14
Ex-UBS executive Weil acquitted of US tax conspiracySusannah Nesmith and David Voreacos of Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that Raoul Weil, who once ran UBS AG’s global...
on 11/03/14
Obamacare faces new threat as Supreme Court weighs appealGreg Stohr of Bloomberg wrote on Oct. 30 that US Supreme Court justices are weighing whether to hear a Republican-...
on 10/31/14
Bank Leumi said to face $300 million demand in tax caseDavid Voreacos and Greg Farrell of Bloomberg reported on Wednesday that New York’s banking regulator will ask...
on 10/30/14
Deal to lock in US tax cuts is bubbling up on the HillSome US lawmakers are exploring a post-election deal that would lock in permanent tax cuts for major corporations and low-income...
on 10/29/14
Judge dismisses AICPA lawsuit against the IRSMichael Cohn of Accounting Today reported on Tuesday that a federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against the IRS by the...
on 10/28/14
What trends will have the biggest impact on accounting firms and their clients over the next five years? How well-prepared are accountants to take advantage of these trends? These two questions were...
on 10/28/14
Hungary waters down planned tax on Internet useMargit Feher of the Wall Street Journal reported that Hungary’s government said on Monday it will soften its stance on a...
on 10/27/14
More Americans renounce citizenship, with 2014 on pace for a recordLaura Saunders of the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that significant numbers of people are...
on 10/27/14
Imagine being able to file a business expense, such as a cab ride or a meal with a new client, in real time from an app on your smartphone. Here’s the best part: Imagine being reimbursed for...
on 10/24/14
Federal judge tosses IRS lawsuitsBernie Becker of The Hill reported that a federal judge sided with the IRS on Thursday, tossing out two lawsuits filed against the tax...
on 10/23/14
SEC, Big Four Chinese affiliates make progress in talks over audit documentsMichael Rapoport of the Wall Street Journal reported that the US Securities and Exchange...
on 10/22/14
Koskinen warns filing season could be most complicated yetImplementation of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act and the Affordable Care Act, combined with a tight budget and the...
on 10/21/14
Curious as to what the fastest-growing accounting and finance jobs might be for the next several years? According to the new 2015 Salary Guide from staffing firm Accounting Principals, some...
on 10/21/14
Accounting group pushes back against retirement age scrutinyMichael Rapoport of the Wall Street Journal reported that the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) on Monday pushed...
on 10/20/14
Tesco accounting probe finds “inappropriate behavior” by staff – reportsClare Hutchison of Reuters wrote on Sunday that an investigation into a 250 million...
on 10/17/14
The split over convergenceDavid M. Katz of CFO wrote an interesting article on Thursday about the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International...

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