Class-Action Lawsuits Return with a Vengeance

Weak internal controls at the heart of a surge in new cases of accounting fraud. The number of accounting class-action lawsuits is returning to historical levels as the SEC focuses on accounting fraud the markets react against restatements.

Tax and Accounting Industry on Hiring Binge

Profession adds 1,400 new jobs in latest month. Next question: Who’s hiring; who’s not. Join the survey; get the answers. By CPA Trendlines With practitioners across the country reporting strong demand for new hires, the nation’s tax, accounting and bookkeeping industries added 1,400 … Continued

Survey Finds Small Business Bullish on 2015

51% plan new hiring now and into next year. For 2015, 81 percent percent of small businesses forecast a revenue increase, with 21 percent expecting to grow more than 100 percent, according to a new Xero survey. The study also shows that … Continued