Institute presents award for longtime volunteer service

James L. Curry, Robert R. Harris, Theodore F. Martens, and Tonya Kay Flesher received the Institute’s Sustained Contribution Award, which recognizes members who have contributed measurably to the AICPA and the profession through their volunteer service.

All recipients have served on an Institute volunteer group for 20 or more years and have served at least once as a chair of an AICPA committee, task force, or resource panel.


News quiz: College debt, stolen identities, and retirement planning

See how much you know about these developments and others in the Journal of Accountancy news quiz.


Preventing and detecting fraud at not-for-profits

Organizations in all industries must deal with the potential for fraud to occur, and design controls to prevent and detect it. Environment, policies, and controls can help organizations steer clear of problems.


The dangers of dabbling

To meet evolving marketplace needs, CPAs often look to diversify their service offerings. Firms can mitigate the risk of experiencing competency-related professional liability claims by implementing these basic steps.