Robert Herz, the former chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board, stopped by the Accounting Today offices last week to talk about his new book, Accounting Changes, and film a video interview.
The Internal Revenue Service has released for public comment draft versions of three forms for complying with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA.
The American Institute of CPAs has created a National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion that has been working to address the disparities in representation of minorities in the accounting profession.
On the heels of a new Twitter page and Web site for tax reform launched by the leaders of Congresss two main tax committees, a coalition of advocacy groups has issued a Twitter challenge to Grover Norquists influential lobbying group, Americans for Tax Reform.
The CPA Consultants' Alliance has produced an animated video to accompany a research study on CPA firms challenges when their leaders contemplate succession planning.
For Martin Abo, home decorating might mean a trip to the local novelty shop.
A strange story of bureaucratic overzealousness emerged in Florida last week when a local media outlet reported that a Jacksonville man had his tax refund cut by $895 because the Social Security Administration found it had overpaid his now-deceased mother by that amount 42 years ago.
The IRS has released proposed regulations on the minimum value of eligible health care plans in terms of the health insurance premium tax credit, and the proposed rules could mean that many employers wont be able to include their wellness programs within the minimum coverage requirements.
A tax break for executive stock options has saved 280 of the largest corporations an estimated $27.3 billion over the last three years, according to a new report.
Mid-market executives believe their own businesses are poised for growth but are taking a more realistic view of the growth prospects for the overall U.S. economy in 2013, according to a new report by Deloitte.
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