All the loopholes U.S. states have to ‘balance’ their budgets

As state finances across America are upended by the coronavirus, almost all of them face the same, self-imposed, problem: how to balance their budgets.

All the loopholes U.S. states have to ‘balance’ their budgets


Tax Fraud Blotter: Skim game

Yacht happening; going, going, gone; grey and bootleg; and other highlights of recent tax cases.

Tax Fraud Blotter: Skim game


Koziel leaving AICPA to head Allinial

After 14 years, the institute EVP will take up his new position in August.

Koziel leaving AICPA to head Allinial


Rethink your 2020 partner retreat with coronavirus in mind

Every firm and many businesses are going through a crisis like none that anyone could foresee, or one that any of us have had to ever navigate before.

Rethink your 2020 partner retreat with coronavirus in mind


Pelosi: House will review bill to delist Chinese cos. over audits

Under the Senate legislation, if a company can’t show that it is not under control of a foreign government, or the PCAOB isn’t able to audit the company for three consecutive years to determine that is the case, the company’s securities would be banned from the exchanges.

Pelosi: House will review bill to delist Chinese cos. over audits


Pruning the branches that bear no fruit

Do you have someone on your team who’s not flourishing and developing?

Pruning the branches that bear no fruit


ICMA releases first 2020 CMA exam results

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants also announced a change in the testing window schedule for 2020, due to COVID-19.

ICMA releases first 2020 CMA exam results


State and local gov'ts should forego tax revenue to boost businesses now

Business operations need cash influxes now more than ever.

State and local gov'ts should forego tax revenue to boost businesses now


AICPA Council elects Deloitte’s Tracey Golden as chair, approves CPA Evolution model

The American Institute of CPAs’ Council elected Tracey Golden, an audit partner with Deloitte, as AICPA chair for a one-year term, starting June 1, during the governing group’s first-ever virtual Council meeting.

AICPA Council elects Deloitte’s Tracey Golden as chair, approves CPA Evolution model


Senate approves bill to require Chinese cos. to give PCAOB access to audits

The Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation Wednesday that could lead to Chinese companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Baidu Inc. being barred from listing on U.S. stock exchanges amid increasingly tense relations between the world’s two largest economies.

Senate approves bill to require Chinese cos. to give PCAOB access to audits