The Institute of Management Accountants is hoping to prepare more accounting students for careers in industry.
For David Morgan, co-founder and co-managing partner of LBMC, a top-50 accounting firm in Nashville, there is a strong similarity between his work and his long-time passion, Bordeaux wines.
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CPA and consulting firm Wipfli has expanded its array of sustainability services to include a number of new assessment services.
Now that the compliance deadlines for the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, are in sight, foreign banks and other financial institutions are finally getting their systems in order, even though there are still some holes in what the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service are providing.
It takes about four weeks, on average, for CFOs to fill an open staff-level positions in accounting and finance, according to a new survey.
The House Ways and Means Committee held a hearing last week to discuss the perennial issue of the tax extenders, the temporary tax provisions that expire year after year and are usually renewed.
The United States is working with other countries on multinational corporate tax issues, including the increasingly thorny issue of base erosion and profit shifting.
Cybercrime is on the rise, and accountants are in a position to help their clients take steps to prevent it.
The Marketplace Fairness Act, which was supposed to finally settle the question of how states can tax online sales, appears to have stalled in Congress after passing the Senate last year.
Accountants have a duty to make sure their clients' confidential financial files and tax forms are kept safe, and fortunately there are some good products on the market for doing just that.