accounting

Should companies be forced to rotate auditors?

Jul 9, 2013
The House of Representatives has voted to ban a proposed requirement that would force companies to rotate auditors every few years.
Posted In: accounting, audit, Congress

CPA secrets: Accountants charge higher prices for difficult clients

Apr 12, 2013
A CPA discusses why she charges what she does for doing tax returns. Hint: the easier you make your accountant's life, the cheaper your price will be.
Posted In: Taxes, accounting

What is an asset really worth?

Nov 28, 2011
I keep hearing talk about "mark-to-market" asset valuation. What does mark-to-market really mean? Steve, Las Vegas, NV
Posted In: Banks, accounting

53 billion

Sep 13, 2011
That's the number of minutes logged by Americans in the month of May on Facebook, according to a recent study. That's a lot of minutes. And no...
Posted In: accounting, aol, Facebook, msn, Yahoo

MIDDAY UPDATE: December retail numbers, tax refunds and free college

Jan 14, 2011
December retail numbers saw .6 percent increase according to today's report from the U.S. Commerce Department. Jill Schlesinger of CBS/MoneyWatch...
Posted In: accounting, colleges, Commerce Department, housing market, Jobs, KPMG, mid-day update, Retail, tax refund