INTERNATIONAL / PRACTICE MANAGEMENT
CPA firms are finding international services a booming business, based on responses to a recent AICPA Private Companies Practice Section (PCPS) survey. The survey examines practitioners’ interest in expanding to new markets and growing an international clientele, as well as firms’ top international challenges and needs.
CPAs can assess the effectiveness of their organization’s information technology controls by using Principle 11 of the newly updated internal control framework of the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO). See a step-by-step procedure for applying Principle 11 to IT controls.
PROFESSIONAL ISSUES / INTERNATIONAL
Brazil, which hosts the World Cup in men’s soccer this summer and the Olympic Games in 2016, remains a top destination for foreign direct investments despite slowed economic growth. Businesses that expand into Brazil quickly learn the Latin American country has many faces.
FROM CGMA MAGAZINE
Two themes should emerge when properly developing and retaining Millennial workers: Giving them room to develop their skills and time to build their network.
PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY SPOTLIGHT
Firm leaders must weigh many considerations during the due-diligence, negotiation, and integration phases of a successful merger or acquisition.
A new, more comprehensive revenue procedure may spell equitable relief for many more taxpayers.