Accounting News




Pennsylvania State Police say mixing of funds precludes accounting of how extra $222 million was spent
Pennsylvania State Police can't provide a detailed accounting of how it spent hundreds of millions of dollars it got from the Motor License Fund last fiscal year. State police spokesman Ryan Tarkowski in response to a Tribune-Review inquiry said the ...

Norwood Man Used Accounting Firm Data to Commit Fraud: Police
FRAMINGHAM, MA — A Norwood man faces charges after accusations that he used stolen information to open accounts at stores in Natick and Framingham, police said. Daniel Arnold, 28, was recently arraigned in Framingham District Court on charges of ...

Jewish accounting students prepare taxes, repair cultural strife in Brooklyn for free
For the past five years Touro College in Brooklyn, with its largely Orthodox-Jewish student body and faculty, has brought IRS-trained and tested accounting students together with the elderly, low-income, racially diverse and immigrant Brooklyn ...

Lee accounting students
Lee University accounting students Katherine Davis and Jonathan Lambert recently presented at Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland along with Dr. Randall Miedaner, assistant professor of business at Lee. During the presentation, Davis and Miedaner ...

USFSM looking for the next batch of accountants
Officials at USFSM announced a new scholarship this week, aimed at breathing new life into the accounting program at the school. The university is allocating funds from existing but unused scholarships in the college of business to fund the new ...

Tesco nearing deal with Serious Fraud Office over accounting scandal: Sky
Tesco nearing deal with Serious Fraud Office over accounting scandal: Sky. FILE PHOTO - A company logo is pictured outside a Tesco supermarket in Altrincham northern England, April 16, 2016. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo. LONDON Britain's biggest ...

Wheeling-based accounting firm holds ribbon cutting for expansion in Clarksburg
Clarksburg City officials along with Harrison County Chamber representatives joined with members of the Seachrist ,Kennon, & Marling, A.C. held a ribbon cutting to expand the accounting services from Wheeling into Clarksburg. Seachrist, Kennon ...

Alumna enlists UH Hilo interns to help launch accounting firm of the future
University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo alumna Claire-Ann Niibu-Akau just launched her accounting firm of the future. Niibu-Akau graduated in December 2015 with a degree in accounting. She opened her business Akau Accounting this fall, and is looking to innovate ...

'Biological assets': Accounting rules are adding haze to marijuana company financials
If the accounting regime that governs Canada's burgeoning marijuana industry seems a little hazy to you, you're not alone: Some publicly-traded cannabis companies aren't entirely sure what to make of it either. Under International Financial Reporting ...

Accounting firms keeping clients on hold for too long when they call
Accounting firms in North America are taking the risk of losing business by making their customers wait on hold for more than 25 seconds, according to new research. The study, from the audio branding specialist PHMG, found that callers are being forced ...

Intrepid Potash Announces Change of Chief Accounting Officer
DENVER; March 24, 2017 - Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI) ("Intrepid") today announced that Brian Frantz, Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of Intrepid, will resign from Intrepid effective April 7, 2017, to pursue another career ...

Amazon prevails in high-stakes tax case with IRS
The Tax Court decided in favor of Amazon.com in an expensive transfer pricing dispute with the Internal Revenue Service involving intellectual property that the e-commerce giant assigned to a European subsidiary in Luxembourg. The IRS had charged ...