HEADLINES

    Dodd-Frank Financial Reform Bill
    by Blake Christian, CPA, MBT
    Too big to tell?
    Make Room on the Shelf — One More Tax Reform Report
    by Annette Nellen, CPA, Esq.
    The release of a tax reform report from the White House leaves us with yet one more report analyzing ideas, but no closer to a better tax system.
    Variations on a Combined Theme
    by Mary Bernard, CPA
    Exactly half of the 46 states imposing corporate income taxes now generally require combined-reporting under certain circumstances. The differences among the definitions and methodologies far outweigh the similarities from one state to another.

    OPINION POLL

    Sound Off: International Tax Activity
    Respond to this month’s reader survey.

    Evaluating Tax Department Activity (PDF)
    Find out how your colleagues responded.

    STRATEGIES

    How Kimberly-Clark Cut 9,000 Hours From Tax Processing
    Sponsored by CCH
    Streamlined provisioning and reporting free up more time for strategic planning.

    What Can VAT Automation Do for Your Company?
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    VAT automation brings centralization, visibility and control for a multinational start-up.

    NEW IN THE STORE

    Complete Taxation of Property Transactions: From Acquisition to Disposition
    This CPE course provides a thorough analysis of the rules dealing with depreciation, amortization, like-kind exchanges, involuntary conversions and sale of property. It also covers a host of important property related timing issues and planning opportunities that can lead to significant tax savings.

    2010 Health Care Reform Act: Critical Tax and Insurance Ramifications for You, Your Business and Your Clients
    The nearly $1 trillion, 10-year cost of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care and Reconciliation Acts of 2010 will change the way health insurance is delivered and how we will pay for it. Be informed of these changes and get tips for strategies to best deal with them.

    Financial Reporting Fraud: A Practical Guide to Detection and Internal Control — 2nd Edition
    Congress has placed responsibility for internal controls squarely on senior management’s shoulders. Financial Reporting Fraud discusses, in detail, the role of senior management and the CPA in the prevention of financial reporting fraud.

    Fraudulent Financial Reporting: 1998 – 2007, An Analysis of
    U.S. Public Companies

    COSO sponsored this study to create a comprehensive analysis of fraudulent financial reporting occurrences investigated by the SEC between January 1998 and December 2007. It updates COSO’s 1999 issuance of a similar study covering 1987 – 1997.

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    AICPA TV 

    Applying FIN 48 and SFAS No. 109 
     
    In this video clip, Bobby J. Carmichael, Ed.D., CPA, discusses FIN 48 with Scott F. Guertin, CPA and SFAS No. 109 with William I. Eskin, CPA, Scott F. Guertin, CPA; and Linda A. Paradis, CPA.

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