Showing Results for Accounting & Auditing

April 25, 2017

Accounting for Tomorrow

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, CPA, CGMA and Tim Christen, CPA, CGMA Accounting & Auditing
By Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, CPA, CGMA and Tim Christen, CPA, CGMA At the top of Fast Company magazine’s list of the 50 most innovative companies in the world this year was not a startup but a company that many of us first met two decades...
November 28, 2016

Review Concludes GASB Standard on Fund Balance Reporting Achieves its Purpose

Chris Jenkins, CAE, CISSP Accounting & Auditing
The accounting and financial reporting standard for state and local governments that addresses fund balance reporting and governmental fund type definitions achieves its purpose, according to a report issued by the Financial Accounting Foundation...
November 18, 2016

Poll: CFOs, Controllers Challenged by Pace of Change

A new survey by EY reveals that corporate CFOs and controllers are struggling to keep up with the pace of change in financial reporting, and an increasing number say change is having a significant impact on the effectiveness of corporate...
November 16, 2016

SEC Approves Plan to Create Consolidated Audit Trail

Chris Jenkins, CAE, CISSP Accounting & Auditing
The Securities and Exchange Commission has voted to approve a national market system (NMS) plan to create a single, comprehensive database known as the consolidated audit trail (CAT) that will enable regulators to more efficiently and thoroughly...
December 7, 2015

CPA License: Key to Success for Vicki Arthur, CPA

Vicki Arthur, CPA Sonoco, Hartsville People skills, and more specifically caring about others, is key for CPAs looking to move into management, according to Vicki Arthur, CPA, vice president of Sonoco Protective Solutions in Hartsville....
December 7, 2015

CPAs in Government: Serving a Community of Stakeholders

Working in government can be quite challenging, but never boring according to Cathy Archer, CPA, CGMA, of Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments. Archer, who previously worked in public accounting, now serves as finance manager for the local...