Sax adds transaction advisory practice; FAF opens search for new Board of Trustees members; and more CPA news.
The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation, Norwalk, announced the search for new members of the FAF Board of Trustees, a new chair of the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council, and new members of the Private Company Council. More information on the FAF Board of Trustees, the positions, and an application, is available here.
Dixon Hughes Goodman opened a new Tampa Bay office March 12, relocating its prior office in the Feather Sound area to downtown Tampa. The new 8,500-square-foot space is located in the Rivergate Tower.
CPAmerica, Gainesville, announced Elite Editorial Services as a new preferred provider for the association, giving member firms discounted pricing on editorial content.
Mauldin & Jenkins, Atlanta, was awarded a Top Workplace 2019 honor by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, based on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey by a research partner.
Crowe, Chicago, introduced the Crowe Lease Accounting Optimizer for public sector tool, designed to help organizations track, account and report on lessee and lessor leases to comply with Governmental Accounting Standards Board Statement No. 87.
Baker Newman Noyes, Portland, received ClearlyRated’s Best of Accounting award for providing excellent client service, achieving a NetPromoter score of 81.1 percent.
BKD Cyber, Springfield, a division of BKD, announced it successfully completed the PCI Security Standards Council Qualified Security Assessor testing process and is validated as compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard.
Sax, Clifton, added a transaction advisory practice as a new service line, established to assist high-growth companies in navigating complex transactions in buying or selling, restructuring, or providing capital solutions. The new practice is led by partner Todd Polyniak, who has more than 30 years of auditing, accounting and advisory experience.
The New Jersey Society of CPAs, Roseland, named Whitman Business Advisors as a business services provider, to offer NJCPA members numerous consulting services, such as strategy sessions, sustainability studies, partner retreats, pre-merger meeting preparation, post-merger integration, and internal succession/transition support.
Țuca Zbârcea & Asociații, Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca, entered a collaboration agreement with Andersen Global to become a member firm of the international association.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board released an accounting standards update Thursday to enhance the transparency of how nonprofits report contributed nonfinancial assets, also known as gifts in kind.
Rep. Pete Olson, a Republican from Texas, has introduced a bill that would offer tax incentives to employers who train workers about best practices for reducing the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace.