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  • When will the FASB issue its proposal on income tax disclosures? September 8, 2016 The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) recently decided to start drafting its long-awaited proposal on income tax disclosures. Despite the board’s general efforts to streamline the disclosure requirements under U.S. ...
  • AICPA issues clarified attestation standard September 8, 2016 The Auditing Standards Board (ASB) of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) recently issued its attestation guidance in a new, clarified format. Here are more details on what’s ...
  • Redefining “small” for public companies September 8, 2016 Do you feel overwhelmed by the regulatory red tape that comes with being publicly traded? Relief may be in the works for some companies. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ...
  • FASB proposes changes to VIE guidance September 8, 2016 In the wake of Enron and other scandals involving off-balance-sheet items, variable interest entities (VIEs) have earned a bad reputation as a tool that may be used by unscrupulous owners ...
  • Audit Newsletter September 8, 2016 Audit Newsletter
  • Revenue recognition standard: Ready, set, implement September 8, 2016 The new-and-improved revenue recognition rules go live in 2018 for calendar-year public companies. But many organizations have taken a wait-and-see approach, patiently holding out until the AICPA’s Financial Reporting Executive ...
  • How auditors evaluate the going concern assumption September 8, 2016 The AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board (ASB) recently issued an exposure draft that would amend the guidance for how an auditor evaluates a company’s financial viability. The proposal deals with the ...
  • Tax Newsletter September 8, 2016 Tax Newsletter
  • Tax impact of investor vs. trader status September 6, 2016 If you invest, whether you’re considered an investor or a trader can have a significant impact on your tax bill. Do you know the difference? Investors Most people who trade stocks are ...
  • Tax impact of investor vs. trader status September 6, 2016 Tax impact of investor vs. trader status