Friday Footnotes: Chief Accounting Officer Gets Hosed; Getting Desperate For Managers; Fake It Til You Make It | 12.19.14
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 21:23
Prostitute beats off taxman in Oslo court This is marginally SFW depending where you W [The Local] US regulators close small Minnesota bank Is Bank Fail Friday a thing again? [AP]
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 15:16
Budget cuts at the IRS could delay tax refunds, reduce taxpayer services and hurt enforcement efforts, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Thursday. About half the people who call the IRS for...
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 12:51
Has anyone seen that picture of Bill Gates going around Facebook that says he'll give a bunch of money to every dipshit who shares it? Yeah, it's fake. It's actually based on a piece of paper he held...
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 12:25
So, Bloomberg Businessweek has this nice fancy guide to getting hired by Deloitte Consulting. I'd share it here but it's proprietary and obviously the person who put it together spent a lot of time...
Accounting News Roundup: Another Too Big to Fail; CFOs Behaving Badly; An Accountant's Side Job | 12.19.14
Friday, December 19, 2014 - 10:42
Regulators designate MetLife for high-risk financial oversight [LA Times]
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 16:19
In press releases you didn't read this month news, the Department of Defense announced earlier this month that it had awarded contracts to audit the Army, Air Force, and Navy. Let's see who the lucky...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 14:53
I see Greg is wearing the same blue shirt he wore to AWeb Live, unless he happens to own several of the same exact shirt. Not outside the realm of possibility. Enjoy!
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 12:19
Yes, it's that time of year. And apparently some of you need to hear this stuff because people who are paid to write about it (not me) continue to write about it.
Accounting News Roundup: The Art of Uncertain Tax Positions; IRS Is Broke; Too Late to Save Enron? | 12.18.14
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 11:03
It’s Probably Too Late Now, But I Think I Could Have Saved Enron [Clickhole]
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 14:21
For those of you constantly bellyaching about the pesky regulators and how "close enough" audits are perfectly acceptable, perhaps you should go work for Baker Tilly Hong Kong Limited. You see, that...