Corporate Governance


The Business Roundtable, a trade group representing 150 of the nation’s largest companies, issues Principles of Corporate Governance ( www.brtable.org/pdf/704.pdf ). The publication provides a set of best practices for senior management, the board of directors and others in the corporate hierarchy to ensure companies comply with applicable regulations and deal fairly and candidly with shareholders, employees and the communities in which they do business.

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Keeping client information safe in an age of scams and security threats

A look at the Dirty Dozen tax scams and ways to protect taxpayer information.

TECHNOLOGY Q&A

How to create maps in Excel 2016

Microsoft Excel 2016 has two new mapping capabilities. J. Carlton Collins, CPA, demonstrates how to make masterful 2D and 3D maps in Excel 2016.

QUIZ

News quiz: IRS enforcement, a hot job, and audit value

The IRS’s 2016 Data Book, a “hot job” of particular interest at this time of year, and insight into how executive and audit committees view the insights from financial statement audits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.