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  • 6 Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions about Sarbanes-Oxley October 14, 2015 The Sarbanes–Oxley Act of 2002, more commonly referred to as Sarbanes–Oxley or SOX, is a United States federal law that set new or expanded requirements for all U.S. public company ...
  • Briggs & Veselka Co. Promotion Announcements October 1, 2015   HOUSTON, Texas – October 1, 2015 – Briggs & Veselka Co, Houston’s largest locally-owned independent CPA firm, announced today that Adam Dimmick, Lynell Lilly and Jamie Sylvester have been promoted ...
  • Adam Dimmick Named to 2015 TSCPA “Rising Star” List September 30, 2015 Congratulations to Adam Dimmick for being named to the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants’ (TSCPA) 2015 list of Rising Stars.  The Rising Star program recognized members 40 years old ...
  • I’m Being Audited. Help! September 22, 2015 Dear Mr. Smith; We have selected your federal income tax return for the year shown above for examination… So opens the Internal Revenue Service letter informing you of an impending audit. Don’t ...
  • 5 Answers to Your Questions About Elder Care Planning September 8, 2015 Elder care planning is all about family – helping senior citizens and their adult children plan for future care when mom and dad can no longer live independently. As certified ...
  • 5 Things To Consider Before Buying Into a Franchise August 25, 2015 When it comes to starting a business, many would-be entrepreneurs look to purchasing a franchise. As Houston CPAs, we have seen and worked with a number of franchisees in Texas. ...
  • Liens: What They Are, and How They Can Affect Your Business July 22, 2015 According to Merriam-Webster, a lien is “a legal claim that someone or something has on the property of another person until a debt has been paid back.” In other words, ...
  • 2015-2016 Houston CPA Society Board of Directors July 13, 2015 Adam Dimmick, Audit Principal, was recently inducted to the 2015-2016 Board of Directors of the Houston CPA Society.  He joins fellow B&V colleagues, Sheila Enriquez, Audit Shareholder (Executive Committee), and Lynn Menard, ...
  • 15 Reasons to Hire A CPA June 25, 2015 If you haven’t already hired a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), or if you’re still on the fence about it, here are 15 reasons for doing so: CPAs are tax planning specialists. Tax ...
  • Simpler benefit plan reporting in the works June 18, 2015 On April 23, the Emerging Issues Task Force (EITF) of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) proposed a three-part plan to make it easier to account for defined benefit plans, ...