Accounting News




Robots Will Soon Do Your Taxes. Bye-Bye, Accounting Jobs
Tax season has arrived, as the Super Bowl recently reminded us: In the first half alone, two commercials encouraged viewers to trust computers to do our taxes, the first from H&R Block with its new partner Watson, and the second from TurboTax with its ...

Business Transitions: LSWG admits Jon Holmes to accounting firm's principal group
LSWG admits Jon Holmes to principal group. The certified public accounting firm of LSWG recently announced that Jon C. Holmes, CPA, has been admitted to the firm's principal group. Holmes joined the firm in early 2014 as a manager in LSWG's Frederick ...

Exclusive: Troubled free school 'failed to maintain adequate accounting records'
Auditors raised a series of concerns about the accounts of a Sikh free school that was later put into special measures, TES can reveal. The 2013-14 and 2014-15, accounts for the Sevak Education Trust, which sponsors the Seva School in Coventry, were ...

Milton Barbarosh - Providing Accounting Services
(MENAFN Editorial) A public accountant is someone charged with providing accounting services for businesses, individuals, non-profit organizations and governments, while the services provided by public accounting firms will vary in accordance to the ...

Local accounting group merges with national firm
HARLINGEN — The Valley's largest locally-owned accounting firm has merged with national company Carr, Riggs and Ingram. Long Chilton LLP, established in 1951, employs around 100 people in accounting and related fields, such as auditing, tax and ...

Herc Rentals Selects Lucernex Lease Administration and Rent Accounting
Herc Rentals has selected Lucernex Lease Administration and Lucernex Rent Accounting to manage its real estate leases. Because of upcoming FASB Topic 842 and IASB IFRS 16 effective dates, transparency into leases and lease accounting is extremely ...

Accounting firm THPK opens office in Meeker
Adams has her bachelor's degree in accounting and her master's degree in taxation. She specializes in small business, personal and agricultural accounting, is familiar with Quickbooks (desktop and online) and Zero accounting software, and welcomes new ...

Students of color wanted for accounting conference
COLUMBUS - The Ohio CPA Foundation is preparing racially and ethnically underrepresented accounting majors for successful careers as future CPAs at the Accounting Careers Leadership Academy (ACLA). Applications for the program are available now ...

Taking accounting firm to court over audit may not be practical
One problem with your case is that it may not be practical to sue or otherwise seek compensation from the accounting firm, given the relatively small dollar amounts involved. Even if you were to win, you would not be able to recover the extra taxes you ...

CBI's Life Sciences Accounting & Reporting Congress | March 20-22 | Philadelphia
ivotal changes, from a political, regulatory, economic and strategic perspective, are recasting the life sciences landscape. As the spotlight shines on non-GAAP financial measures, there is increased focus on professional judgment. CFOs, Corporate ...

Voices Why accounting firms need to broaden their focus
Our firm, HMWC CPAs & Business Advisors, a local accounting firm in the Orange County city of Tustin, Calif., was launched from entrepreneurial beginnings. The founder, a native of New York, headed west to California, where he originated the firm in ...

BDO USA to market Indiggo's leadership effectiveness platform
Accounting firm BDO USA has inked a deal to help market Indiggo's leadership effectiveness technology. Indiggo's new Leadership Platform is designed to focus an organization's leaders and managers on the most important priorities. The solution is ...