Ninth Circuit reverses Tax Court in loss for Intel and win for IRS

In a case involving how expenses are allocated between corporate domestic and overseas operations, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed on Tuesday the Tax Court’s decision in a major win for the Internal Revenue Service against Intel’s subsidiary Altera.


Career path longer for women in accounting

It takes an average of seven years longer for women in accounting and finance to reach executive level than their male counterparts, according to a new report.


Right Networks buys Transaction Pro

The acquisition is the second for the cloud hosting company in 12 months.


GOP’s new tax-cut framework leaves out fixes for retailers, #MeToo victims

House Republicans unveiled a broad outline on Tuesday for their next phase of tax code changes, which steered clear of correcting technical mistakes from last year’s overhaul.


IRS counsel nominee briefly advised Trump Organization on taxes

President Donald Trump’s nominee for chief counsel of the Internal Revenue Service briefly advised the future president’s real estate company on a tax question several years ago.


Fighting tax dodgers can kill economic growth

It’s easy to be outraged about multinational corporations’ shifting of profits to tax havens, but much harder to figure out how to stop them from doing it without hurting the economy. Evidence exists that curbing tax avoidance opportunities makes these firms move actual jobs, not just accounting profits, overseas.


Liberty Tax soars after founder involved in sex scandal agrees to leave firm

Liberty Tax Inc. shares climbed as much as 28 percent, the most in more than six years, after founder John Hewitt agreed to sever ties with the company and sell all of his shares following a sex scandal that had already cost him his job as chief executive officer.


Getting in sync with clients' buying cycles

Reverse-engineering your sales approach by looking at things from the eyes of the prospect can boost your effectiveness.


Ernst & Young acquires cryptocurrency tech

Ernst & Young has acquired cryptocurrency technology and patents from Elevated Consciousness, a San Francisco-based startup that focuses on digital currency.


Automakers saved on tax cuts. Here’s how much could be wiped out by tariffs

Corporate America, and even Republican leaders, have warned President Donald Trump that his trade war could end up erasing some of the savings reaped from the sharp cut in the corporate tax rate.