Tax relief granted for Oregon fire victims

New legislation aims to offer even more help.

Tax relief granted for Oregon fire victims


SASB expands into standards for internet content moderation and human capital

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board is moving beyond environmental issues and more into the areas of social and governance reporting.

SASB expands into standards for internet content moderation and human capital


Accounting Today calls for nominations for 2020 Top 100 People

The annual list recognizes thought leaders, decision-makers, standard-setters and others who are shaping the future of the profession.

Accounting Today calls for nominations for 2020 Top 100 People


People & firms on the move: KPMG International names global head of advisory

Prager Metis launches Latin entertainment group; KPM CPAs hires six; and more CPA news.

People & firms on the move: KPMG International names global head of advisory


Mauldin & Jenkins adds Plush Smith

The Top 100 Firm based in Atlanta has acquired Plush Smith P.A., a firm in Sarasota, Florida.

Mauldin & Jenkins adds Plush Smith


Acumatica software update responds to new challenges faced by businesses

The update includes a new point-of-sale tool, advanced expense management, and a new, deep integration with Shopify.

Acumatica software update responds to new challenges faced by businesses


Cash-starved cities test new approach to taxing streaming services: franchise fees

As state and local tax forecasts continue to paint a very ugly budget picture, there is little reason to doubt that officials are casting about in search of new sources of revenue.

Cash-starved cities test new approach to taxing streaming services: franchise fees


An audit cycle unlike any other

With the incremental complexities and associated risks this year, companies and auditors cannot afford to fall behind.

An audit cycle unlike any other


Investors call for climate disclosures in company accounts

Money managers and pension funds want companies to publish their 2020 annual reports in line with guidance from the International Accounting Standards Board that calls for incorporating climate-related risks in financial statements.

Investors call for climate disclosures in company accounts


Tax Fraud Blotter: Foul ball

Difficult and complex; $4,000 tax on $2 million; little horse sense; and other highlights of recent tax cases.

Tax Fraud Blotter: Foul ball