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SmartBrief for CFOs

Financial news and best practices

SmartBrief for CFOs

Health insurers in some states want to hike premiums

5/22/2015

  • The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model)

Health insurance providers are seeking significant increases in premiums in several states in a move they say is necessary to cover the medical costs of individuals who have newly enrolled as part of … Read More

InfoTech Update

CPA IT news and information

InfoTech Update

Published in partnership with: AICPA Information Technology

Politicians push to curb NSA surveillance

5/4/2015

  • Politico

The approaching expiration of key aspects of the Patriot Act has pushed Democrats and Republicans in Congress toward a common goal: reducing the surveillance power of the National Security Agency. Read More

BusIndNews

Accounting and finance news for business, industry and government

BusIndNews

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

IASB proposes one-year delay of revenue-recognition effective date

5/19/2015

  • Journal of Accountancy online

The International Accounting Standards Board published a proposal Tuesday seeking comment on a potential one-year delay of the effective date for the new revenue-recognition standard. The Financial Ac… Read More

CPA Letter Daily

The latest CPA news

CPA Letter Daily

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Senate Finance Committee extends deadlines for tax-reform groups

5/22/2015

  • The Hill

The leadership of the Senate Finance Committee is extending the time frame for five tax-reform working groups to develop recommendations. The working groups were originally supposed to report back by … Read More

Financial Planning Digest

The latest news for CPA personal financial planners

Financial Planning Digest

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Fed probably won't raise rates in June

5/21/2015

  • ThinkAdvisor

Federal Reserve officials expect the economy to recover from its first-quarter slowdown, but they probably won't raise rates in June, according to the minutes of an April meeting. Most officials didn'… Read More

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

KPMG in U.S. picks first woman to serve as CEO

5/11/2015

  • Journal of Accountancy online

Lynne Doughtie, CPA, will become the first female CEO of KPMG in the U.S. on July 1. She's been with the firm for 30 years and has led its advisory business for the past few years. Doughtie's appointm… Read More