FASB tweaks leasing standard

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

Streamlining the new fair value disclosure requirement

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

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.

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.

Six cybersecurity musts for tax pros

The IRS offers a number of tips for protecting client data

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.

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.

10 tech stories you may have missed: Tax compliance vendors get busy

Software helps fight sales fraud, a crypto-surge and eight other recent technology developments and how they’ll impact your clients and your firm.

Tax Fraud Blotter: Stogie scam

Exit jail right; EINs galore; old unReliable; and other highlights of recent tax cases.