Security researchers recently demonstrated a new way that accounting software could be hacked, allowing unauthorized payments to be sent to cybercriminals.
The Tax Policy Center is offering an online calculator to help taxpayers understand the impact of the fiscal cliff on their finances.
The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards is rethinking the idea of changing the continuing education requirements for CFPs.
James Kroeker departed his job as chief accountant of the Securities and Exchange Commission soon after delivering a long-awaited SEC staff report on the status of the convergence effort with International Financial Reporting Standards.
A report from a British Parliamentary committee takes aim at the tax strategies of the U.S. multinational giants Amazon, Google and Starbucks.
David Landsittel, the chairman of the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission, or COSO, wants auditors to get ready for the expanded internal control framework that he anticipates will be approved next year.
Financial advisor Leon LaBrecque and his team at LJPR LLC have created a helpful chart to help people get a better understanding of the so-called fiscal cliff.
Tax compliance software provider Convey has created a cute and informative infographic estimating how much the average Thanksgiving family dinner would cost in taxes.
Pepcoms mini tech trade show last Thursday featured a host of vendors showing off their latest gadgets and software, including one with a price engine geared toward shoppers.
In what may be an olive branch to U.S. accountants worried about losing influence on the International Accounting Standards Board, the IASB has named a new member from the U.S. to replace a departing one.
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May 22, 2013
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May 21, 2013
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May 22, 2013
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