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.
Even as overall restatements remain steady. The number of restatements by public companies has leveled off and severity has remained low in the last five years, but restatements have increased from accelerated filers for the fourth straight year, according to … Continued
‘An accountant’s dream.’
Help your clients account for marketing costs. By Sandi Smith Leyva The Accountant’s Accelerator One of the value-added services we can offer clients is to align their chart of accounts with their tax form so that the numbers are easy … Continued
Top trends: Flexible staffing, retention challenges…
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
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