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Accounting News 09/2010



InterDyn BMI Named to Accounting Technology's VAR 100
Accounting Technology, a magazine published monthly by SourceMedia, is pleased to announce that InterDyn BMI has been selected to its VAR 100 list for 2010. [PR.com]

Former district accounting supervisor accused of embezzling $237,000
FAIRBANKS — The former district accounting supervisor at the Fairbanks courthouse has been accused of embezzling $237,000 worth of bail money from the court system. The office of special prosecuti...

Thomson Reuters Introduces Client Collaboration Capabilities to Accounting CS
The Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters has released Accounting CS⢠Client Access, providing a new way for firms and their business clients to work together online. Client Access is an extension of the recently introduced Accounting CS platform, and is the first tax and accounting software that allows clients and firms to collaborate online in real time, with no importing or exporting ...

FASB Issues Proposed Accounting Standards Update to Improve Disclosure about Entities Participating in Multiemployer ...
NORWALK, Conn.----The Financial Accounting Standards Board has issued an Exposure Draft of a proposed Accounting Standards Update intended to increase transparency in financial reporting about entities that participate in multiemployer pension and other postretirement benefit plans.

Thomson Reuters Introduces Client Collaboration Capabilities to Accounting CS
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters has released Accounting CS(TM) Client Access, providing a new way for firms and their business clients to work together online. Client Access is an extension of the recently introduced Accounting CS platform, and is the first tax and accounting software that allows clients and firms to collaborate ...

Trans-Tasman accounting body merger closer
New Zealand and Australia's accounting industry bodies are a step away from merging, after reaching a collaboration agreement.

KB Home:SEC accounting probe done, no action taken
The Securities and Exchange Commission has completed its investigation into possible accounting violations by KB Home and does not intend to recommend any enforcement action, the homebuilder said Wednesday.

UBCC Enhances Payroll and Accounting Software with Auto-fill and Auto-populate Features
Los Angeles - Universal Business Computing Company (www.ubcc.com), the leading provider of high volume, high productivity payroll and accounting software, today announces auto-fill and auto-populate features have been added to their general ledger and bank reconciliation data entry screens.

Accounting Software supports Microsoft SQL Server.
With Representative Payee product, AccuFund Accounting Suite v4.01 enables users to generate banking transactions, make deposits from multiple client accounts at same time, hold deposited funds until checks have cleared, and add demographics to client profiles. Purchasing module lets users make blanket purchase orders and indicate or change vendor to be paid at point of invoice entry. With Web ...

Hamilton joins accounting firm
Paige Hamilton of Beaufort is a new staff accountant at Ford & Crowley, a public accounting fir

City has to pay for 15-year-old state accounting error
Due to an accounting error made in 1995, the City of Green River will have to pay back $63,769.54 to the state of Wyoming.

ACCOUNTING FOR FOUCAULT.
Michel Foucault's concept of governmentality has been central to critical accounting research for two decades, a centrality that has placed systems of calculation as the starting point of discussions of the state, the firm and the market.

Small Business Success Story: Accounting
Gregg Greenberg speaks with John Finn of IndiePay, a company that does payroll for production companies, and JFA Film, the film accounting company and Michael Goldman, CPA and counselor for SCORE about the secrets to making accounting business a success.

YPSILANTI: Schools contract for accounting, financial services
After tabling the motion to independently contract Secor Business Services for the purposes of accounting and financial consulting during last week's regular meeting, the Ypsilanti Board of Education unanimously approved the same contract during a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 30.

Honest accounting if pledges are kept
It's good to see that the two major-party candidates for governor agree on one thing - the need to more honestly account for state spending. The Democratic candidate, Dan Malloy, former mayor of Stamford, has taken the lead on this issue and his lieutenant governor running mate, Comptroller Nancy Wyman, has long advocated it.

County auditor fine with current accounting system
LISBON - Columbiana County Auditor Nancy Milliken is willing to continue paying a $750 fine rather than convert to an accounting system that she estimates could cost the county $30,000 to implement and maybe even more to audit.

Business Analyst - ACA, ACCA, CIMA - Financial Accounting
Role: Business Analyst - ACA, ACCA, CIMA - Financial Accounting - Solvency II - London A qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with a strong financial accounting background, particularly with a focus on consolidations of balance sheets.

No accounting for taste
In a previous incarnation, I patronized vertical wine tastings, mostly to benefit charities. Never quite sure what vertical meant I could only guess that an excessive amount of it might lead to a horizontal tasting. Now I have more accurate information.

YPSILANTI: Schools contract for accounting, financial services
After tabling the motion to independently contract Secor Business Services for the purposes of accounting and financial consulting during last week's regular meeting, the Ypsilanti Board of Education unanimously approved the same contract during a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 30.

Global accounting program for Pinoy professionals
With the fast-changing landscape of the world’s economy and international business and trade, every multinational company and accounting firm today finds itself in need of CPAs with an international perspective in accounting.

INVENTORY AND ACCOUNTING
SERVICE FOR INVENTORY AND ACCOUNTING Skills to control, Supervise all kinds of stock or inventory, prepare and set up computerized accounting systems for private firms or organization as Quick Books, Peachtree, and MYOB Accounting etc...

YPSILANTI: Schools contract for accounting, financial services
After tabling the motion to independently contract Secor Business Services for the purposes of accounting and financial consulting during last week's regular meeting, the Ypsilanti Board of Education unanimously approved the same contract during a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 30.

Conical Ht Software
Accounting, Inventory, Point of Sale & Payroll Solutions #135, St. 472, Toul Tom Pong II, Chamkarmorn, Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia. Mob: +855 12267358 Tel: +855 23362957 http://www.conicalhat.com

Accounting for 91 deaths before reconciliation: Thai anti-gov't leader
The government should take responsibility for the deaths during the red-shirt protests before considering the opposition Puea Thai Party's reconciliation plan, said Jatuporn Prompan, a Puea Thai MP and co-leader of the red- shirts movement, on Monday.

Global accounting program for Pinoy professionals
With the fast-changing landscape of the world’s economy and international business and trade, every multinational company and accounting firm today finds itself in need of CPAs with an international perspective in accounting.

ACCOUNTING: Edward Jones planning more North Bay offices
Edward Jones, the financial advising company, currently has 56 offices in the North Bay and is preparing to open another 35 in the next several years.

ISM Named to List of Top 100 Accounting Software Resellers in U.S.
ISM Named to List of Top 100 Accounting Software Resellers in U.S. Nationally recognized publication, Accounting Today, names ISM to their annual ‘VAR 100’ list of business software and technology industry leaders.

Partnership Accounting Assistant
Our client is a truly global law firm, operating in close to 20 territories. They are one of the biggest law firms in the world with turnover of over £1 billion and a headcount of over 5000. London is their global HQ and is close to mainline and tube stations.

Citigroup in deferred tax accounting row
Accounting experts and analysts are arguing with the US bank Citigroup over whether it should set aside $50bn (£32.5bn) to cover its deferred tax assets, the FT has reported.

Sharpton's Nonprofit on the Brink, Audit Finds
An accounting firm hired by Al Sharpton's National Action Network found the civil-rights group in such financial disarray that it flunked its record-keeping -- and may not even survive, The New York Post has learned.

YPSILANTI: Schools contract for accounting, financial services
After tabling the motion to independently contract Secor Business Services for the purposes of accounting and financial consulting during last week's regular meeting, the Ypsilanti Board of Education unanimously approved the same contract during a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 30.

Avellino to Lead New York Healthcare Industry Services for Accounting Management Solutions
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - 09/07/10) - Accounting Management Solutions, Inc. (AMS), a leading supplier of outsourced accounting and financial management services for the Northeast, today announced the addition of Peter J. Avellino to the company's New York team. Avellino joined the firm as the New York director of Healthcare Industry Services. Most recently, he was the president and CEO of ...

Global accounting program for Pinoy professionals
With the fast-changing landscape of the world’s economy and international business and trade, every multinational company and accounting firm today finds itself in need of CPAs with an international perspective in accounting.

Costlier accounting fees seen as salaries set to rise
SINGAPORE : Companies could be paying more for accounting services with salaries in the sector expected to go up by 5-10 per cent by year end.

YPSILANTI: Schools contract for accounting, financial services
After tabling the motion to independently contract Secor Business Services for the purposes of accounting and financial consulting during last week's regular meeting, the Ypsilanti Board of Education unanimously approved the same contract during a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 30.

Tax and Accounting Software allows real-time online collaboration.
Accounting CS(TM) Client Access offers clients checkwriting and payroll calculating capabilities and enables firms to choose which functions within software to deploy. Allowing client access via secure portal on firm's website, software also lets firms maintain control over how clients can interact with data and execute day-to-day bookkeeping functions. Product combines write-up, live and after ...

FirstSouthwest Launches Enhanced Online Accounting Reporting Platform
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dallas-based diversified investment bank FirstSouthwest announced the launch of FairValue AdvisorSM, enhanced online platform for delivery of accounting-related reporting services for municipalities.

Global accounting program for Pinoy professionals
With the fast-changing landscape of the world’s economy and international business and trade, every multinational company and accounting firm today finds itself in need of CPAs with an international perspective in accounting.

JWPCreers promotes four to associate
Yorkshire accounting firm JWPCreers has promoted four of its accountants to the position of associate. Katy Booth, Alastair Byrne, Jill Campbell and Cheryl Midgley will specialise in corporate finance, corporate tax, audit and healthcare respectively.

Thomson Reuters Releases First iPhone® App for Tax and Accounting Professionals
The Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters is pleased to announce the release of Mobile CS, a first-of-its-kind iPhone app for tax and accounting professionals. Using advanced mobile application technology, this comprehensive practice management tool extends the reach of Practice CS® from desktop to iPhone, giving more than 60,000 Practice CS users the ability to access key firm, staff ...

Kresta investigates accounting "anomalies"
Blinds and curtains maker Kresta Holdings has placed its shares in a trading halt as it investigates "potential accounting anomalies".

YPSILANTI: Schools contract for accounting, financial services
After tabling the motion to independently contract Secor Business Services for the purposes of accounting and financial consulting during last week's regular meeting, the Ypsilanti Board of Education unanimously approved the same contract during a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 30.

Insurers See Shortcomings in Updated Accounting Standard for Financial Instruments and Hedging Activities
NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North American insurers and reinsurers expressed concern that the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) proposed Accounting Standard Update designed to simplify existing accounting standards for financial instruments and hedging activities does not provide decision useful information to investors in insurance companies.

Accounting chief tells EU to back off on successor
European politicians should not interfere in how the next chief of a global accounting rule setting board will be selected the board's current chairman said on Thursday.

GE Sued – Phony Accounting Charged
Funny accounting at GECC? Can’t be. I would just ignore this one. At your risk…. GE Capital overstated Momentive's value in December 2008 to improve its own balance sheet, he said. Valuing the asset correctly would have reduced “GE Capital's earnings 100 percent,” in the fourth quarter that year, according to the complaint. “Mr. Gormbley refused to play GE's game and just ‘get along,” according ...

Global accounting program for Pinoy professionals
With the fast-changing landscape of the world’s economy and international business and trade, every multinational company and accounting firm today finds itself in need of CPAs with an international perspective in accounting.

BJ's Identifies Errors In Accounting For Ground Leases
BJ's Identifies Errors In Accounting For Ground Leases

SEC focusing on Lehman accounting maneuver - WSJ
SEC focusing on Lehman accounting maneuver - WSJ

Amper, Eisner merge accounting firms
WOODBRIDGE — EisnerAmper LLP was born last month through the combination of two powerhouse accounting firms: Amper, Politziner & Mattia LLP and Eisner LLP.

SEC looking at Lehman accounting for real estate
Reports have emerged that the chief US financial watchdog is investigating the accounting for its property portfolio. A Wall Street Journal story suggests that investigators from the Securities and Exchange Commission have focused their efforts on whether the failed bank properly marked down the value of the real estate acquired when it took over Archstone-Smith Trust.