Accounting

SmartBrief for CFOs

Financial news and best practices

SmartBrief for CFOs

Companies return to capital expenditures

4/15/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

After years of restricted capital spending, companies appear ready to invest again in equipment and factories, according to FactSet, which predicts a 6% increase in such spending this year. Last year,… Read More

InfoTech Update

CPA IT news and information

InfoTech Update

Published in partnership with: AICPA Information Technology

5 keys to vendor management

4/3/2014

  • AICPA Insights

Susan Pierce, CPA, CITP, CGMA, senior technical manager for the AICPA Information Management and Technology Assurance Division, outlines five steps to help CPAs with vendor management. CPAs should obt… Read More

BusIndNews

Accounting and finance news for business, industry and government

BusIndNews

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

You can affect the future of global finance

3/18/2014

  • AICPA Insights

Something you can do is to provide feedback on the Global Management Accounting Principles¬©, which are open for public consultation until May 10. The principles outline fundamental values and qualiti… Read More

CPA Letter Daily

The latest CPA news

CPA Letter Daily

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

U.K. agency seeks to name and shame companies that make accounting missteps

4/15/2014

  • Reuters

The U.K.'s Financial Reporting Council is proposing to make public when it asks a company to make changes to its accounts. Currently, companies only make such disclosures voluntarily. Read More

IFRS Report

The latest news on global accounting standards

IFRS Report

Published in partnership with: AICPA - IFRS Resources

Indian accounting body revises IFRS implementation schedule

4/1/2014

  • LiveMint.com/The Wall Street Journal (India)

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has revised its schedule for certain Indian companies to implement International Financial Reporting Standards, moving the deadline to April 1, 2016. Th… Read More

Financial Planning Digest

The latest news for CPA personal financial planners

Financial Planning Digest

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Economic growth undiminished by higher tax rates

4/14/2014

  • InvestmentNews (free registration)

Many of the negative economic predictions from the political fight to raise taxes on high-income earners have not come to pass. "For the most part, by summertime, the negative effects on the economy w… Read More