Friday Footnotes: Halliburton Whistleblower AMA; Madoff Suit Against PwC Back From Dead; Tax Freedom Day | 04.24.15
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 17:04
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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 15:25
From the mailbag, a problem that is all too common:
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 13:44
Courtesy of James Ulvog, we learn that Scott London, convicted passer of material non-public information to a golf (former) buddy, is laying his head somewhere new:
Accounting News Roundup: Comcast Done Chasing Time Warner; Say Hello to KPMG Ignition; 1-800Accountant | 04.24.15
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 09:26
Comcast Kills Time Warner Cable Deal [WSJ]Aw, shucks: "Comcast Corp. on Friday ended its plans to acquire Time Warner Cable Inc., as increasing pressure from regulators prompted the end of the $45.2...
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 16:01
Anyone with experience amending heavily scrutinized 990s is welcome to chime in: Hillary Clinton's family's charities are refiling at least five annual tax returns after a Reuters review found errors...
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 13:32
Promotions are something that most people are willing to sacrifice life, limb, and select loved ones to win. When you do get promoted, it's indicative of your developing skills, the growing trust...
Accounting News Roundup: Tesco's Bad Year; Freshening Up Nonprofit Accounting; Journalist Charged in PwC LuxLeaks Case | 04.23.15
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 09:08
Deutsche Bank to Pay $2.5 Billion Fine to Settle Rate-Rigging Case [DealBook]U.S. and British authorities also ordered DB to fire seven employees who were still working for the bank.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 15:35
Just last year the firm moves to Outlook and now a "strategic business alliance"? THE FUTURE HAS ARRIVED.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:27
Last month we learned that Deloitte plans to scrap its performance evalution process for something that doesn't inspire people to murder each other.
Accounting News Roundup: EY's Atlantic City Gig Makes Trouble for Christie; KPMG on Edible Passports; IRS Wants Its Billions Back | 04.22.15
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 09:52
Chris Christie Officials Give Atlantic City Contract To Firm Of Governor’s Brother [IBT, Earlier] An executive order awarded EY a $250k consulting gig to come up with a plan "to place the finances of...