International Firm News:

IRELAND

The Rothstein Kass global network announced the establishment of Rothstein Kass Ireland and its admission as a member firm. The member firms of the Rothstein Kass global network collectively now have 10 offices globally and more than 1,100 employees.

UNITED KINGDOM

PKF International Limited has appointed chartered accountancy firm Littlejohn as a new UK member firm. Based in Canary Wharf, London, Littlejohn has 32 partners and a strong international outlook.

United States Firm News:

DELAWARE

Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, PA is celebrating its 90th anniversary.

ILLINOIS

Baker Tilly, Chicago, ranked 8th Top Health Audit Firm by A.M. Best Best’s Review, a monthly insurance news magazine. … CCH has launched CCH AxcessTM (CCHGroup.com/Axcess) – the only cloud-based modular tax preparation, compliance and firm management solution built from the ground up offering the profession’s most powerful solution for complete firm management.

MASSACHUSETTS

DiCicco, Gulman & Co. LLP will host the 5th Annual A&E Summit on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at the Langham Hotel in Boston. Click here to register.

NEW YORK

Ernst & Young LLP has received the award for best overall consultancy by Operational Risk & Regulation and a group of financial services industry experts. The firm was singled out for its innovative and practical operational risk management services, integrated financial services advisory practice and deep regulatory knowledge. … KPMG LLP recently published a report stating that U.S. insurers must balance pressures, regulatory changes growth and business strategies in 2013. You can find the detailed report here.

TENNESSEE

Decosimo, Chattanooga, will host the 2013 Decosimo Accounting Seminar on

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at the Chattanooga Convention Center from 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year’s seminar will comprise a half-day accounting update in the morning, followed by breakout sessions offered in the afternoon featuring both an Accounting track and a Business Leaders Series track. For more information visit Decosimos Accounting Seminar.

WISCONSIN

Wipfli LLP has been designated as the Common Security Framework Assessor by the Health Information Trust Alliance, an authority on the protection of health information.

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