Investing in Asia

Companies Look East

A survey of 382 U.S. tax, treasury and finance executives reveals that Asia driven by Chinawill remain the most important region for foreign investment by U.S. companies for the next five years. Sixty percent said recent currency fluctuations would have only a moderate impact on their operations in 1998 while 11% anticipated significant problems from the instability.


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Year-end tax planning and what’s new for 2016

Practitioners need to consider several tax planning opportunities to review with their clients before the end of the year. This report offers strategies for individuals and businesses, as well as recent federal tax law changes affecting this year’s tax returns.


News quiz: Retirement planning, tax practice, and fraud risk

Recent reports focused on a survey that gauges the worries about retirement among CPA financial planners’ clients, a suit that affects tax practitioners, and a guide that offers advice on fraud risk. See how much you know with this short quiz.


Bolster your data defenses

As you weather the dog days of summer, it’s a good time to make sure your cybersecurity structure can stand up to the heat of external and internal threats. Here are six steps to help shore up your systems.