Friday Footnotes: Maine Gov's Stand Against King; IT Nightmares; New Google CFO's Comp Package | 03.27.15
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 18:45
Ex-accountant of famous Princeton Triangle Club admits $240K theft [NJ.com] LePage: I didn’t say Stephen King doesn’t pay taxes, so no apology [PPH]
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 17:02
Olympus Corp, proud owner of a $1.7 billion accounting scandal, decided to say sayōnara to 11 billion yen ($92 million) to settle two civil lawsuits brought by investors.
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 14:49
This morning I linked to this Bloomberg piece on Deloitte University, aka DU, aka Deloitte Disneyland, aka Deloitte Delta Chi. If you read it, you can't help the FOMO. You will want to go there. One...
Going Concern March Madness: Waking Up Early vs. Guilt Trips, Self-doubt vs. Irritability and More in The Elite Eight #BusySeasonProblems
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 11:34
The contenders have emerged in GCMMBSP. There was little doubt about Working Saturdays and Long Hours making it this far. It's sad that only one will advance to Final Four.
Accounting News Roundup: Enough with the IFRS vs U.S. GAAP Talk; Deloitte Disneyland; How Are You Wasting Time on That Conference Call? | 03.27.15
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 09:35
SEC's Stein calls for ending debate over dueling accounting rules [Reuters]
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 17:18
This billboard is a work of genius. Yes, Maker's Mark is a mass-produced bourbon, but in a pinch, it does go down easy.
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 14:41
Unlike some people, I'll bet Dean Smith sent his tax stuff to his CPA in a timely and orderly fashion.
Let's All Enjoy This Story of a Rich Guy Who Procrastinated on His Taxes and Missed Out on a $1 Million Refund
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 12:27
Procrastinating clients are the worst. Well, judging by their performance in GCMMBSP, they're actually not; however, I think we can all agree that clients who wait until the last minute to provide...
Accounting News Roundup: Zero-based Budgeting Sounds Fun; Reminder: Verbal Agreements Can Go Bad; Finding Circular References in Excel | 03.26.15
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 09:49
Kraft-Heinz Deal Shows Brazilian Buyout Firm’s Cost-Cutting Recipe [WSJ]
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 17:39
The Big Lebowski is a cinematic masterpiece. Fact. Other films by Ethan and Joel Coen have been given awards but none of them will ever achieve the legendary cult following like TBL. It inspired a...