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SmartBrief for CFOs

Financial news and best practices

SmartBrief for CFOs

Unemployment rate fell to 5.5% in Feb.

3/6/2015

  • CNBC
  • Bloomberg

The nation's unemployment rate fell to 5.5% last month as 295,000 jobs were added to payrolls, according to the Labor Department. Meanwhile, pay edged up 3 cents an hour and the average work week rema… Read More

InfoTech Update

CPA IT news and information

InfoTech Update

Published in partnership with: AICPA Information Technology

Grants awarded for hard-drive-imaging technology

3/2/2015

  • Dark Reading

Grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Justice are focused on solutions for imaging hard drives and storing the information they contain. New technology could reduce the amount of time it takes to i… Read More

BusIndNews

Accounting and finance news for business, industry and government

BusIndNews

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Survey: Regulatory change is key concern for executives

2/16/2015

  • CGMA Magazine online

For the third year, company executives and board members have ranked regulatory issues as the most significant risk facing their businesses, according to a survey by Protiviti and the ERM Initiative a… Read More

CPA Letter Daily

The latest CPA news

CPA Letter Daily

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

House, Senate working on separate budget resolutions

3/6/2015

  • Hill, The

House and Senate Republicans are planning to mark up separate budget blueprints in March rather than drafting a joint budget resolution. Differences between the resolutions would have to be ironed out… Read More

Financial Planning Digest

The latest news for CPA personal financial planners

Financial Planning Digest

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

529 plans offer tax and estate planning advantages

3/5/2015

  • InvestmentNews (free registration)

Providing information and guidance about 529 college savings plans may help advisers form long-lasting bonds with clients and their families. These plans offer a number of advantages in terms of taxes… Read More

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Can adding female directors boost your stock price?

2/10/2015

  • Quartz

A study says companies with greater gender diversity in the boardroom tended to experience less stock-price volatility. This article takes a close look at the research and what it might mean. Read More