Let's Start Partying Like it's 2005? Well, Maybe Not Yet...


By Patrick Kerns

A recent press release from the National Association of Home Builders showed that for the sixth month in a row, more homebuilders saw confidence in the ... read more >

COSO Framework Was Updated, so What Does This Mean for Me?

The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations (COSO) of the Treadway Commission issued the Internal Control - Integrated Framework (COSO Framework) back in ... read more >

Postcard from Doing Business in Mexico

As a result of SD Global’s active membership in PrimeGlobal, one of the largest associations of independent public accounting firms in the world, ... read more >

How Fracking is Changing the World

Much has been written about fracking over the past several years, including its pros and cons. However, fracking has not only changed the landscape in ... read more >

Private Company Council Approves VIE Exception


By Todd Lucas

The Private Company Council (PCC) approved a proposal that would exempt private companies from consolidating variable-interest entities (VIEs) under common-control ... read more >

What Will the Crystal Ball Reveal for 2014?


By Karlye Rowles

From devices to politicians to fashion and food, as 2013 comes to a close, predictions and forecasts are being made about what to expect in 2014. The field ... read more >

New Fiduciary Rule Not Likely Until Spring


By Todd Lucas

Investment experts say not to expect the Department of Labor's (DOL) rule on expanding the definition of a fiduciary any time before next spring. The ... read more >

FASB Continues to Deliberate Going-Concern Project


By Kurt Herdman

At its meeting on November 6, 2013, the FASB has decided to continue with the deliberations on the Proposed Accounting Standard's Update, Presentation ... read more >

Tax Planning for the 3.8% Net Investment Income Tax - Grouping of Businesses


By Ryan Broze

The implementation of the 3.8% Net Investment Income (NII) Tax should remind all individual taxpayers to revisit their tax planning and strategies previously ... read more >