IRS faced challenges in developing TCJA international tax guidance

The Internal Revenue Service had a difficult time coming out with guidance, forms and instructions for provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act like GILTI.

AICPA’s new forensic standard expected to boost CPA credibility on witness stand

The new standard promises to give accountants a leg up in providing litigation support services.

Is it really that difficult to rightsize your partners and managers?

The simple answer is no!

Technophobia eases as more people use tech and build it

Democratizing tech can reduce fear and enhance jobs in tax and accounting.

Firms giving back: NJCPA launches 10th annual food drive

The Virginia Society of CPAs also marked Virginia CPA Week across the state.

Deloitte Foundation, AAA present innovative teaching and research awards

The Deloitte Foundation and the American Accounting Association presented various awards to accounting academics at the AAA Annual Meeting in San Francisco.

Firms on the move: Dean Dorton establishes women’s committee

Windham Brannon adds a business valuation services division; Marks Paneth creates a technology and digital services group; and more CPA news.

People on the move: Freed Maxick appoints first COO

BKD promotes 88 professionals; Drucker & Scaccetti hires talent development director and promotes three; and more personnel news.

Product news: Accelerator Websites for Accountants now offers websites in Spanish

Plus new products from Chargify, Avii, and a new chief product officer at MineralTree.

Tax Fraud Blotter: Tooth and justice

Guns galore; game of Chicken; an ID you can’t refuse; and other highlights of recent tax cases.