Friday, February 12, 2016 - 18:18
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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 17:01
As you may have heard, everyone's favorite man-child villain, Martin Shrkeli, is having a bit of legal trouble.
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 14:45
It's just another Friday during February so let's try to remember all the important things that happened this week. Reminder: you can get email updates for this conversation by hitting the blue...
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 14:12
As the culture wars in the accounting profession continue, it was inevitable that concerns would arise around the "Don Your Denim" policies. On Accounting Today earlier this week, one worry that was...
Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:01
Hoogervorst re-appointed as IASB accounting standards body chairman [Reuters]If becoming the chairman of the IASB is on your list of career goals, then you'll have to be patient. Hans Hoogervorst...
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 16:00
Apparently criminals in the Bourne, Mass. area are not getting the service they need from the local CPAs in a crucial time of year. Any crook worth his salt knows that taxes are to be taken seriously...
Accounting News Roundup: Monsanto Whistleblower; US Steel's Outsourcing; KPMG Capital's New Investment | 02.11.16
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 09:51
Monsanto Accounting Case Came from SEC Whistleblower [AT]Here's an interesting development out of this week's Monsanto bad rebate accounting story:
Accounting News Roundup: Monsanto's Rebates; Deloitte Exec Capable of Decent Interview; Voluntary Job-Quitting | 02.10.16
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 09:41
Monsanto to Pay $80 Million to Settle Charge of Improper Accounting [NYT]Do you remember the matching principle? You know, one of the most basic guidelines in accounting that says that expenses...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 15:26
You cannot deny the chaotic beauty of Twitter. There's something oddly soothing watching millions of voices shout into the void with little regard for who will be listening. Hashtags provide some...
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:22
KPMG's new auditors don't have accounting degrees [AFR]