International


The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) issued a single-volume edition of its official pronouncements made through January 1, 2005 ( www.iasb.org/uploaded_files/documents/ ). International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) Bound Volume 2005 provides the complete consolidated text of the latest version of IFRSs (including international accounting standards and interpretations) and the supporting documents—bases for conclusions, implementation guidance and illustrative examples. Also included are editorial corrections made to the 2004 edition. The new volume can be ordered on the Web at www.iasb.org or by e-mail at publications@iasb.org .

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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.

QUIZ

News quiz: IRS warning on cyberattacks and a change in pension rules

Once again, the IRS sounds the alarm about a threat from cyberthieves. See how much you know about this and other recent news with this short quiz.

CHECKLIST

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.