New England Colleges School of Graduate and Professional Studies has produced an attractive and amusing infographic charting the rise of the forensic accounting discipline.
Sales and use tax software providers are hoping that Congress will pass the Marketplace Fairness Act, which would require online merchants to collect sales taxes from customers who owe it for Internet purchases.
PricewaterhouseCoopers has been expanding its involvement with sustainability reporting as more of its clients account for their efforts to go green.
Late last month, the Justice Department shut down Liberty Reserve, a company that facilitated international money laundering by using digital currency to transmit funds.
A trade organization for credit unions has written to the Financial Accounting Standards Board asking for changes in its proposed standards for credit losses in its financial instruments project, which differ from those of the International Accounting Standards Board.
UHY LLP is getting involved in supporting technology startup companies and the CPA firm is finding some new clients that it can guide through the funding and M&A process.
The IRS released the final regulations for Phase III of cost basis reporting of debt instruments, options and single stock futures on April 18, and the tax profession is sorting out what the new rules mean and how they will affect firms and their clients.
It isnt clear whether the House will follow the lead of the Senate and pass the Marketplace Fairness Act, the legislation requiring online vendors to collect sales taxes from their customers, but its still a good idea for clients who are e-commerce merchants to prepare themselves for changes in the tax laws.
The United Nations has issued a report from a high-level panel tasked with developing a post-2015 development agenda in which it calls for all companies to include corporate sustainability reports with their financial reports.
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Boards long-awaited agreement with Chinese authorities doesnt really give the PCAOB everything it has been seeking, such as the ability to inspect auditing firms in China, but it does take the PCAOB closer to its eventual goal.
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