Tony Fragnito, CPA, has been appointed CEO of XBRL International. In this newly created position, Fragnito will lead the organization’s efforts to promote global adoption of XBRL and interactive data for business reporting. Fragnito comes to XBRL International from the Federation for American Societies for Experimental Biology in Bethesda, Md., where he was deputy director and CFO.


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.