Even though it was passed back in 2002, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, or SOX for short, is still having an impact on auditing and the audit profession, and on accounting firms both big and small.
Daniel Goelzer has been a member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board since the board was first established under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, and he is completing his second and final term this Friday. Read more »
May 9, 2013
A new academic study funded by the Center for Audit Quality scrutinizes the role of the external... Read more »
March 18, 2013
The Securities and Exchange Commissions Division of Corporate Finance has issued new... Read more »
February 13, 2013
The Securities and Exchange Commission has unanimously approved the Public Company Accounting... Read more »
November 30, 2012
A recent report from the federal accounting industry watchdog agency, the Public Company... Read more »
October 15, 2012
The Center for Audit Quality and several corporate governance organizations and companies have... Read more »
August 10, 2012
British soccer team Manchester United, which went public on the New York Stock Exchange on... Read more »
August 1, 2012
Odds have now turned against those hoping that the health care law passed in 2010 will "just go... Read more »
July 30, 2012
As we acknowledge the 10th anniversary of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, we are once again in a period... Read more »
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May 24, 2013
Guests at the Meet the Editors dinner at Keens Steakhouse in New York give their assessments of the many opportunities available to accountants for growing their practices.
May 22, 2013
Attendees at Accounting Today's Meet the Editors Dinner at Keens Steakhouse in New York discuss the top issues confronting accountants.
May 21, 2013
A continued conversation with Marcums Nanette Lee Miller and Janis Cowhey McDonagh about the obstacles women in the accounting profession face when trying to make their way into leadership positions.
May 22, 2013
The IRS recently released statistics covering the year to May 10, 2013.
May 5, 2013
The AICPA's annual list of IT priorities for accounting firms.
April 30, 2013
Our monthly collection of statistics from the world of tax.
April 29, 2013
Help your clients avoid these common pitfalls.
April 23, 2013
These five bad habits can make your confidential information -- and that of your clients -- easy to steal.