Views on Tax Policy and Reform - From the Likely New Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee


By Ron Kramer

In a speech before the Tax Council in Washington, D.C. on November 16, Representative Dave Camp, R-MI, outlined his priorities for U.S. tax policy and ... read more >

Big Win for Auto Dealers on UNICAP Issue

NADA, along with the help of dealership and CPA firm representatives, was successful in obtaining a uniform capitalization (UNICAP) victory for automobile ... read more >

A Postcard from the AICPA National Conference on Credit Unions

From October 25 through 27, the AICPA held its annual National Conference on Credit Unions in Las Vegas. The event drew more than 450 participants from ... read more >

SEC's Work Plan Replaces Roadmap to Convergence


By Todd Lucas

In 2008, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued their proposed roadmap to convergence with international standards. The roadmap called for ... read more >

Foreign Subsidiary Recordkeeping - Are Your Files Cleaned Up?

Are you planning to repatriate earnings from a foreign subsidiary before year-end or do you have plans to do so in 2011? Earnings and profits (E&P), ... read more >

Blue-Ribbon Panel Addresses Standards for Private Companies


By Donald Applegarth

This press release was derived from the Financial Accounting Foundation website. To view the release in its entirety, please click here. The AICPA/FAF/NASBA ... read more >

Tips to Pass the CPA Exam for Recent College Graduates

Before my first day at Schneider Downs, my responsibilities were limited. I had an abundance of free time, and the only assignment I had was to study for ... read more >

SAS 70 Reports Now Service Organization Control (SOC) Reports


By Holly Russo

Service Organization Control (SOC) Reports (formerly known as SAS 70 reports) are internal control reports on the services provided by a service organization. ... read more >

What's That Quacking Noise We Hear?


By Ron Kramer

On Monday, November 15, Congress returned from its midterm election recess to begin its lame duck session. What have we heard so far? President Obama makes ... read more >