IRS issues proposed regs on college endowment income

Some private educational institutions are now facing taxes on their investments under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.

IMA expands diversity and inclusion efforts

The accounting profession is one of many struggling to adapt its workforce to reflect the changing demographics in the U.S.

Global accounting ethics code goes digital

The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants has introduced eCode, a web-based version of the International Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants.

Horne Cyber debuts Threat Runner, a malware emulation tool

Threat Runner emulates an authentic malware infection on an organization’s network, exposing vulnerabilities in need of remediation without encrypting files and sensitive data.

GASB proposes guidance on deferred comp plans

The Governmental Accounting Standards Board proposed new accounting and financial reporting guidance Friday on deferred compensation plans under Section 457 of the tax code.

Young CPAs: We’re looking for a few good forensic accountants

Forensic accounting, like forensic pathology, is a discipline, if not a calling, for many universities and business schools.

Firms on the move: BNN assembles children’s bikes for annual outing

CliftonLarsonAllen collects books and donations for local charities; DHG counts the cans for annual food drive; and more CPA firm news.

People on the move: UHY director receives Outstanding Asian American in Business award

Weaver appoints two national strategy leaders; Marcum admits five partners; Anders promotes 34 professionals; and more personnel news.

Democrats eye the next repeal and replace: Trump’s tax law

Democratic presidential front-runners largely agree on their first tax priority: Scrap the TCJA and institute new levies to pay for social programs.

Firms giving back: CLA donates more than 1,000 children's books

CliftonLarsonAllen donates more than 1,000 children’s books and $30K in monetary donations; Baker Newman Noyes assembles 28 children’s bicycles for local nonprofits; and more charitable initiatives from firms across the country.