Love the New Look


I just read the August issue of the Journal of Accountancy online. Just wanted to let you know that I like the new format.

Thomas D. Pietras, CPA
Columbia, S.C.

Editor’s note: The Journal of Accountancy Online also has a new Web address: .


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