Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 18:56
Ackman fails to land Herbalife 'death blow' punch, shares surge Better luck next time, bro. [USA Today] The NY Fed has some concerns about Deutsche Bank [WSJ]
KPMG Exec: If the Public Knew How the Audit Sausage Was Made, They'd Appreciate the Taste a Little More
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 15:40
"I can understand why the public at large might feel let down. In hindsight, it is tempting to wonder why auditors were not more alert to a possible financial crisis. If the diligence and expertise...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 14:53
Like it or not, one day Millennials will take over the world. Being lumped in with them myself due to my unfortunate birth year and tendency to know my way around a device with an Internet connection...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 13:12
We all know the job market is pretty darn fantastic if you've got an accounting degree, a remedial understanding of good hygiene, a button-up shirt or two and the social skills of a well-adjusted 7...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:32
They say those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. For accounting firms, it's more like condemned only if the regulators catch on.
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 18:18
$340,000 accounting error is small 'variance,' Civil District Court clerk says Immaterial. [The Times-Picayune] Someone actually considered whether or not zombies have to pay taxes [ATL Redline]
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 15:56
Here we go with this again. EY is really trying to pull out its paternal leave and wave it around in everyone's faces, aren't they? In a recent Washington Post article, we meet this guy, a young dad...
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 14:31
If this is life at Deloitte, I feel terrible for this guy. Quick start to a busy week. Four meetings down, two to go. Not sure why I chose 4:04... pic.twitter.com/zOBGHQR6zp
Monday, July 21, 2014 - 12:08
Long ago and far away, we wondered out loud what would happen if you tattooed CPA exam formulas on your arm. Not that we suggest doing that as tattoos are permanent while the CPA exam is temporary,...
Friday, July 18, 2014 - 18:32
Lawmakers urge SEC chair not to allow choice of accounting rules A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers is urging Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White not to allow companies to choose...