Accounting News Roundup: London Stock Exchange Dumps PwC for EY; IRS at SCOTUS; Workers Who Don't Trust Their Employers | 04.23.14
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 09:21
London Stock Exchange switches auditing to EY [FT]PwC's head of assurance isn't worried though: "We are in a new era, when tendering and switching of auditors is on the rise. This creates...
Accounting News Roundup: Penn State's New Path for Accounting Students; Polling Americans on Long-term Investment; Amazon and Online Taxes | 04.22.14
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 09:32
Management Accountants Get an Edge at Penn State [AWEB]Smeal College of Business is offering a Corporate Control and Financial Management concentration that will prepare students "for careers in...
Accounting News Roundup: Audit Firms Q1 Client Gains and Losses; The Beginning of 'Too Few to Fail'; James Franco Sues Accounting Firm | 04.21.14
Monday, April 21, 2014 - 10:01
BDO Leads Q1 in New SEC Clients [AT]KPMG and Marcum also did okay for themselves, netting +8 and +5 while PwC and EY were big losers, netting -10 and -19 audit clients respectively.
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 13:42
If you've had enough of guys saying stupid things on Twitter, then take a spin around other Sift Media sites on this above-average Friday.
Accounting News Roundup: New Hampshire Needs Accountants; Lots or Tax Refunds; Is It Okay to Leave Work at 5 pm? | 04.18.14
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 09:31
SEC's information technology at risk of hacking: report [Reuters]The best part: "The report comes just two days after the SEC issued a nine-page blueprint that put Wall Street firms on notice that...
Accounting News Roundup: Mass. Senate: Tech Problems Are Deloitte's Bad; Mitt Romney's Taxes Redux; Former Big 4 Bigwigs: Where Are They Now? | 04.17.14
Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 09:39
Senate panel faults state, Deloitte on technology flaws [BG]
Accounting News Roundup: Tax Loophole Envy; Donald Rumsfeld's Letter to the IRS; The Tax Code Is NOT 70k Pages Long | 04.16.14
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 09:12
Looking at Some Corporate Tax Loopholes Ordinary Citizens May Envy [DealBook]Andrew Ross Sorkin reminds people that, at least for tax purposes, you wish you had been born a corporation. Concerned...
Accounting News Roundup: PwC, HP Sued for Stealing Trade Secrets; Groundhog Day for Audit Quality; Pot Taxes Pipe Dream | 04.15.14
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 09:24
PwC, And HP, Sued By Mobile Monitor Technologies LLC For Theft of Trade Secrets [Re:The Auditors]
Accounting News Roundup: Gisele Gets Audited; Millionaires on Unemployment; Do an Impression of Your Boss | 04.14.14
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 09:29
Top frivolous reasons for not paying taxes [USAT]Aka: tax deniers expressing their freedom from tyrrany!
Footnotes: Herbalife Is Having Another Bad Day; Obamas' Sterile Tax Return; Rich White Guy News | 04.11.14
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 17:28
Criminal probe launched into Herbalife [FT] IAC Said to Buy More Tinder Shares at $5 Billion Valuation [Bloomberg]