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Accounting firm DeLong and Brower adds 4 to financial services team
The Holland office of accounting firm DeLong and Brower has announced the additions of four members to its financial services team. Kathy Schut has been hired as a customer care assistant, and Joel Johnson is a registered representative and financial ...

Three join South Sioux accounting office
SOUTH SIOUX CITY | Nichols, Rise & Co. L.L.P. announces the addition of three accountants to its South Sioux City office - Corey Moss, CPA, Danielle Brown, CPA and Kendra O'Dell. Moss, a Siouxland native, graduated East High School in 2006 and Dordt ...

Accounting Firm Gettry Marcus Provides Information on the Recently Announced ...
Accounting Firm Gettry Marcus Provides Information on the Recently Announced ...

Research and Markets: Concise Analysis of the International Financial ...
Research and Markets: Concise Analysis of the International Financial ...

Concise Analysis of the International Financial Accounting Application Market
Financial accounting solutions perform debits and credits, but beyond the general ledger, fixed assets, accounts payable and other transactional systems, there are some other important financial accounting solutions that assist in cash management ...

Accounting Pros Look to the Cloud to Help SMBs During Tax Season
While tax season can bring angst to many small to medium-size businesses (SMBs), the increasing adoption of accounting technology in the cloud is helping accounting professionals alleviate tax mistakes, such as attempting outrageous tax write-offs like ...

Web-based accounting: How can it benefit you?
Online accounting is becoming a very attractive option for contractors who are looking to maximise their income by operating through a limited company. This fresh, modern approach to accountancy offers a great way to save time alongside a high level of ...

Extreme accounting? NZ's rugged tech startups aim high with business software ...
Extreme accounting? NZ's rugged tech startups aim high with business software ...

Extreme accounting? NZ's rugged tech startups aim high with business software ...
Extreme accounting? NZ's rugged tech startups aim high with business software ...

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PSC warns associations: No accounting, no money
Last week, the PSC said that more than 20 NSAs have not made an accounting of funds received from the PSC dating back to 2010 despite repeated demands that they do so. The unaccounted funds, according to the PSC, have reached more than P40 ...

Audit shows accounting issues at Extra MIle
Audit shows accounting issues at Extra MIle. The Extra Mile Region 4 office, which helps Acadiana families with substance abuse and mental health issues has some accounting issues, according to a financial audit released today. The non-profit ...

Audits show accounting issues at 2 area nonprofits
Audits show accounting issues at 2 area nonprofits. Two non-profit organizations aimed at helping Acadiana families have some accounting issues, according to financial audits released today. Families Helping Families of Acadiana, which works with ...

China Accounting Flap May Need Help From Obama, Xi
The charges this month turned the spotlight again on a scandal that began in 2010 and calls into question the accounts of hundreds of Chinese firms trading in the U.S. The scandal also sparked a clash between the U.S. and China on accessing the ...

State of Accounting: A Need to Regain Control
This post is part of a series in which LinkedIn Influencers analyze the state and future of their industry. Read all the posts here. Not many people understand the modern professional accountant. Perceptions of a solid, safe measurer and reporter of ...

Accounting Today Names SC&H Group 58th Largest Accounting Firm
SC&H Group, a leading audit, tax, and consulting firm focusing on accounting, profitability, and strategy solutions, today announced that it has been named the 58th largest accounting firm in the 2014 Top 100 Firms/Regional Leaders list from Accounting ...

Seven CPAmerica Firms Recognized as Regional Leaders and Three ...
Seven CPAmerica Firms Recognized as Regional Leaders and Three ...

Accounting Rules Could Drive Gross Margins for BlackBerry
Analyst Maynard Um believes accounting methods will “drive gross margins up (combined with lower hardware mix).” Accounting rules “will allow recognition of the perpetual license upfront (vs amortized over a year),” Maynard said. “Combined with our ...

Remote Accountant, LLC Relaunches Remote Accounting Services March 25th ...
Remote Accountant, LLC Relaunches Remote Accounting Services March 25th ...

Accounting No. 1 industry in hiring interns full-time
Or likely to be, according to a LinkedIn.com survey that found, of its 3.5 million members that held internships at some point, those that did so in accounting had the highest rate of conversion into full-time positions. Accounting led the pack with a ...

Stolt-Nielsen Changes Accounting for Two
Stolt-Nielsen Changes Accounting for Two Acquisitions. MarineLink.com. Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 11:52 AM. Stolt-Nielsen Limited announced that Finanstilsynet (The Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway) has completed a review of certain aspects of ...

L.A. Accounting Firm Helps Indian Film Fest
As a part of it's annual charitable giving campaign, an L.A.-area accounting firm is helping fund an annual film festival that helps bridge the gap between the two largest entertainment capitals in the world: Hollywood and Bollywood. Gumbiner Savett ...

No Accounting: The State's Tax Board Is Free of Tax Professionals
When young tax attorney Chris Parker kicked off his stump speech during his 2010 run for the Board of Equalization, he didn't gush about the wonders of being a tax lawyer or even address what the hell the Board of Equalization does. Rather, he regaled ...

GOP Cites 'Accounting Gimmick' in CBO Report on Immigration Bill
But the report was immediately attacked by Republicans for masking an "accounting gimmick" regarding Social Security taxes that would actually raise the deficit by $14 billion in the next decade. The CBO, a nonpartisan federal agency that provides ...

Horne accounting firm relocating construction leadership to Baton Rouge
based accounting firm Horne LLP announced Tuesday (March 25) its Construction Services Manager Jon Pear will relocate to Baton Rouge to expand the company's construction practice in the area. In a statement released Tuesday, Horne says Pear focuses ...

Walsh College in Troy to offer free accounting class
The Strunk Foundation at Walsh College will be offering a four-session, non-credit course to help students understanding accounting concepts. The Foundation was established as a Walsh College Foundation endowment in memory of Arthur Strunk, a 1957 ...

Gem Accounts Accounting App Earns High Rating from GetApp
GetApp, a marketplace that helps businesses discover, compare, review and purchase business applications, today announced it has awarded a high rating (4.5 out of 5) to Gem Accounts upon completion of a thorough review of its cloud-based accounting ...

Merger Mania Fueled By Accounting Rules That Can Make A Bad Deal Look Good
A funny thing happened after Facebook announced on Feb. 19 that it was spending $19 billion to buy WhatsApp, an instant-messaging service with only 56 employees and $20 million in revenue: Its stock went up 6% over the next two weeks. Traditionally ...

SENECA COUNTY: Accounting firm may study casino impact
The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency Board of Directors will discuss the possibility of hiring the Pittsford-based accounting firm to do the study, and could vote on it, at Thursday's lunchtime meeting. At the March 20 Tyre Town Board ...

LBMC makes Accounting Today's Top 100 list
Brentwood-based Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain has been named among Accounting Today's Top 100 accounting, tax and consulting firms. LBMC was named No. 44 on the annual list, up from No. 47 in 2013. No other locally based firms made the list, ...

Alteva cites accounting error, says its 2012 loss was $1.4 million than ...
Alteva cites accounting error, says its 2012 loss was $1.4 million than ...

Accounting for Startups: Why Cash is King
Imagine that you're a small writing business. In one month, you have one writer do one writing job for one customer. At the beginning of the month, you have nothing. Your bank accounts are as empty as your pockets. Nothing owned or owed. Your first ...

Emanuel demands 'full accounting' from BP after oil spill
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday demanded a “full accounting” from BP after an oil spill apparently caused by a malfunction at the company's Whiting refinery. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has characterized the leak as minor and said there ...

Leading Tax, Accounting and Consulting Firm Gettry Marcus Shares Information ...
Leading Tax, Accounting and Consulting Firm Gettry Marcus Shares Information ...

SEC Renews Its Enforcement Focus - With Vigor - On Accounting Issues
Of key importance, the renewed focus on accounting is accompanied by a new, aggressive policy stating that the SEC will seek admissions in some cases, rather than settling on a "neither admit nor deny" basis. Chair White has stated that the SEC will ...

SunGard Releases Investment Accounting in Business Intelligence Tool
SunGard, a provider of software and IT to the financial services industry, has released the accounting component of its iWorks Enterprise Financials solution. iWorks is a cloud-based, mobile-enabled business intelligence tool that is designed to enable ...

NJ Society of Certified Accountants Awards Scholarships to Livingston High ...
NJ Society of Certified Accountants Awards Scholarships to Livingston High ...

Ex-Dewey finance director admits accounting was false
Francis Canellas, 34, faces anywhere between no jail time and five to 15 years, the documents showed, for his role in the accounting fraud at Dewey & LeBoeuf, which became the largest U.S. law firm collapse when it went bankrupt in May 2012. He is one ...

San Antonio accounting firm donating old computers to charity
Mike W. Thomas: Reporter- San Antonio Business Journal: Email | Twitter | Google+ | Facebook. Accounting firm Padgett Stratemann & Co. is donating lightly-used laptops to qualified charities across South Central Texas. Since 2010, Padgett Stratemann ...

UPDATE 1-Ex-Dewey finance director admits accounting was false
Francis Canellas, 34, faces anywhere between no jail time and five to 15 years, the documents showed, for his role in the accounting fraud at Dewey & LeBoeuf, which became the largest U.S. law firm collapse when it went bankrupt in May 2012. He is one ...

Josh Rettinghouse: Accounting Student by Day, Title Contender by Night
Walk into a college classroom and you will find it hard differentiating one undergraduate from another. When it comes to 5-foot 6-inch Josh Rettinghouse, pinpointing the mixed marital artist in a room full of accounting students is even harder ...

Wichita accounting firm expands into Oklahoma through acquisition
The firm said in a news release Friday that the acquisition of Welema Greer CPA PC enables the firm to increase its business in oil and gas accounting in northern Oklahoma and south-central Kansas. Greer and her employees will continue to staff the ...

Accounting Trick Helps Banks Dodge Capital Pain
Last year, many banks, especially big ones, entered into long-term relationships with their securities portfolios, promising hundreds of billions of dollars of assets will be "held to maturity." As a result, the banks may appear to have higher book ...

Accounting firm to open office in Strawberry Square: Business Buzz
The firm provides a variety of services including audit and accounting services, business consulting, small business services, information technology consulting and investment advisory services. The new office will provide workspace for up to 45 ...

MF Global Sues PricewaterhouseCoopers Over Its Accounting (1)
MF Global Holdings Ltd., which filed for bankruptcy after a failed $6.3 billion bet on bonds of some of Europe's most indebted nations, sued PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for $1 billion, alleging accounting malpractice helped bring down the brokerage ...

MF Global Sues PricewaterhouseCoopers Over Its Accounting
MF Global Holdings Ltd., which filed for bankruptcy after a failed $6.3 billion bet on bonds of some of Europe's most indebted nations, sued PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for $1 billion, alleging accounting malpractice helped bring down the brokerage ...

TUAW at Macworld/iWorld 2014: Kashoo accounting for Web and iPad
I'm one of those people who sucks as an accountant. So when I heard about Kashoo a few years ago and realized that I could do most of the accounting work for one of my small businesses from an iPad, I jumped on the opportunity to try it out. I dropped ...

Accounting Software Training, What Works Best?
If you are making an accounting software switch, one of the most important steps in the process is the training for those involved. Quality training can make a difference for your organization for years to come, and can also reduce the frustration of ...

Accountek Solutions Inc promotes Mac Accounting Software Join the Cloud at ...
Accountek Solutions Inc promotes Mac Accounting Software Join the Cloud at ...

Rescue Officials Make Headway in Accounting for Landslide Victims
Rescue Officials Make Headway in Accounting for Landslide Victims. By Tracy Haynes, Reporter - email. While the event remains tragic, rescue officials are making headway in figuring out who's missing and who is now accounted for. According to CNN, the ...