Several recent studies suggest that women are better qualified than men to oversee corporate finances, although the results at the board level are unclear.
With the recent announcement by Detroits state-appointed emergency manager of his intention to file for bankruptcy on behalf of the beleaguered Motor City, government pension accounting rules are being questioned.
While the Treasury Department has delayed the withholding and account due diligence requirements of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act until July 1, 2014, it is still getting ready for the rollout.
The off-the-job behavior of corporate executives, including legal infractions and ownership of luxury goods, could point to the likelihood of future financial misstatements and outright fraud.
Travel and expense management software provider Certify has released the latest report on the top expenses of corporate travelers and where they prefer to do business.
It isnt often that accountants are advised to put aside their copies of the Master Tax Guide and U.S. GAAP manual and turn to Hamlet and Great Expectations for guidance. But when it comes to interviewing potential fraudsters and embezzlers, the classics can offer some wise examples.
The late actor James Gandolfinis untimely death last month at the age of 51 has apparently left his family facing a heavy estate tax bill, according to experts.
The Swiss parliaments recent rejection of a bill that would have provided a solution to Swiss banks stand-off with U.S. tax authorities leaves U.S. taxpayers with a lot of unanswered questions about what will happen next.
As he tries to decide which NBA team to sign with next season, free agent Dwight Howard could be taking a close look at how much he will be paying in taxes in the different cities where he might play.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham has produced an eye-catching new infographic outlining some of the career options available to aspiring accountants.
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April 23, 2014
Deloitte vice chairman and chief inclusion officer Deb DeHaas discusses the firm's efforts at recruiting a more diverse workforce.
April 18, 2014
Jim Metzler, former AICPA vice president of small firm interests, and founder of Metzler Advisory Group, talks about how the CPA profession is changing.
April 14, 2014
Transition Advisors president Joel Sinkin talks about what firms should do after a merger to retain their clients and staff members.
April 21, 2014
Apparently, theres no end to the ridiculous things taxpayers believe.
March 31, 2014
Running a little late could have big repercussions, especially at a firm in the midst of busy season. From escaped zebras to must-see TV, employers told CareerBuilder some of the most memorable excuses they've heard from tardy employees.
March 19, 2014
The NAEAs collection of ridiculous things tax clients believe.
March 10, 2014
The firms with the highest 2013 revenue growth in our Top 100 Firms/Regional Leaders list.
March 3, 2014
As companies gain more affordable access to new technology and platforms, they also seek to make smarter investments.