IAASB continues search for new chair in 2019

The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board has called for qualified, senior applicants from around the world to apply by Jan. 31, 2019.


PCAOB adopts new estimates standard, amends standard on specialists

The updates will be effective for audits of financial statements for fiscal years ending on or after Dec. 15, 2020.


Wolters Kluwer now integrates CCH Axcess Financial Prep with Xero

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting in North America and Xero announce that CCH Axcess Financial Prep now integrates with Xero.


Trump's tax cuts have boosted bottom lines, but not much else

Experts suggest the lowered rates might have meant more in they’d come during a worse economy.


Crowe pays SEC $1.5M over audit

The client collapsed after it was discovered to have $100 million in unpaid payroll tax liabilities.


Avalara sets date for Crush 2019

Next year’s user conference will focus on ‘the path forward for tax compliance.’


IRS closes transcript faxing service to boost security

Tax pros can get transcripts through their e-Services secure mailbox.


Taxpayers confused by W-4s, Block survey finds

Misinformation about withholding is widespread, apparently – and an opportunity for tax pros.


Marcum to expand in Philadelphia

Silverman Kendall LLC will join the Top 100 Firm on Jan. 1.


House passes year-end tax legislation

The measure is seen as doomed in the Senate, however.