Canada to respond to U.S. tax reform challenge in fiscal update

Canada’s Liberal government will seek to address competitiveness challenges faced by the nation’s businesses in a budget update later this year amid pressure to respond to U.S. tax reform.

FASB tweaks leasing standard

The Financial Accounting Standards Board released a set of mostly minor revisions and technical corrections to the lease accounting standard.

IFAC teams with IBA on fighting global corruption

The International Federation of Accountants and the International Bar Association are partnering on an initiative to combat corruption, ahead of the gathering of global leaders at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires later this year.

Streamlining the new fair value disclosure requirement

A new Financial Accounting Standards Board disclosure requirement makes several material changes to U.S. GAAP.

NASBA and AICPA sign pact with CPA Australia

The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy and the American Institute of CPAs’ U.S. International Qualifications Appraisal Board have signed a mutual recognition agreement with CPA Australia.

Six cybersecurity musts for tax pros

The IRS offers a number of tips for protecting client data

Are you committed to being a better firm or just interested?

If you don’t like change, you’ll like irrelevance even less.

MPs grapple with changing firms and technology

Three firm leaders shared their challenges and the new trends they are facing.

Firms on the move: DHG Counts the Cans for annual food drive

CalCPA reaches member milestone; Rodman donates day of service to local YMCA camp; and more news from CPA offices across the country.

People on the move: EY appoints Americas vice chair of tax

RSM names national tax leader; Grant Thornton announces Northeast managing partner; and other recent hires, promotions and personnel news from firms across the country.