AcSEC Fills Senior Post


The Accounting Standards Executive Committee (AcSEC) named Val R. Bitton its vice-chairman in December. He served as chairman of the AICPA international strategy committee from 1998 to 1999 and also was a member of the Institute’s committees on SEC regulations, international strategy and financial reporting (the “Jenkins Committee”).

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How to create maps in Excel 2016

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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.