Footnotes: What the Consultants Are Doing; Worst Taxes in the World; Your Politics Stink | 09.16.14

Forget Zimbabwe, U.S. Tax System Ranks At Bottom, Just Better Than Portugal [Forbes]

AICPA Urges Immediate Congressional Action on Tax Extenders [AICPA]

The latest on Scotland [Twitter]

The Virginia Attorney General is suing a baker's dozen of banks [Washington Business Journal]

Man Pleads Guilty To Tax Fraud Scam [AP]

Bill Targets Pro Sports Leagues’ Tax-Exempt Status [NYT]

What's better than Life at Deloitte? LIVES at Deloitte [Twitter]

Fight to Audit the Fed Resumes in Congress Ugh, this again? The Fed has its own financial accounting manual, how do you audit that shit? [U.S. News]

SEC Charges IT Employee at Law Firm With Insider Trading Ahead of Merger Announcements [SEC]

Do you SMELL like a right-wing voter? People are attracted to the body odour of those with similar political views, study claims This is why I can't be in the same room as Big4Veteran [Daily Mail]

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