The latest news about legislation and proposals from Congress and the White House, including tax reform and financial reform, along with coverage of hearings in the Senate and the House of Representatives, and news from agencies like the SEC.
The House passed the first bipartisan U.S. budget in four years yesterday, clearing the way for final Senate passage next week to ease $63 billion in spending cuts and avert another government shutdown. Read more »
September 16, 2013
The Internal Revenue Services estimate of the so-called Tax Gap, the difference... Read more »
September 13, 2013
The Internal Revenue Service is providing guidance on the application of the market reform... Read more »
September 13, 2013
As tax reform efforts resume in Washington this month, a new survey finds that over 70 percent of... Read more »
September 11, 2013
The Congressional Budget Office is seeing a $400 billion reduction in the federal... Read more »
September 9, 2013
The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service have issued proposed regulations to... Read more »
September 6, 2013
The Supreme Courts recent DOMA decision raised a number of questions regarding its tax... Read more »
September 3, 2013
Swiss banks will reach final settlements over tax disputes with the U.S. by 2015, according to... Read more »
August 30, 2013
The Swiss government is urging banks to cooperate with a new program it has set up with U.S.... Read more »
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December 5, 2013
U.S. Wealth Management chairman and CEO John Napolitano talks about the unappreciated qualities that make up a great financial planner.
December 4, 2013
Ed Mendlowitz, a partner at WithumSmith+Brown, discusses how small CPA firms can benefit from conferences like Accounting Today's recent Growth & Profitability Summit.
December 18, 2013
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December 9, 2013
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November 22, 2013
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November 15, 2013
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