AICPA Teams Up With AAA for Two Awards


The AICPA, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in the United Kingdom and the Society of Management Accountants (CMA Canada) are co-sponsoring two new awards for research in management accounting for the American Accounting Association’s Management Accounting Section.

The first award of $2,000 honors an early-career researcher with the best overall body of research in management accounting. The submission deadline is March 31.

The second award, also $2,000, recognizes the author of a single article with the greatest potential impact on practice. The submission deadline is Aug. 31.

For more information on these awards, visit the AAA Web site at http://aaahq.org/mas.

SPONSORED REPORT

Revenue recognition: A complex effort

Implementing the new standard requires careful judgment. Learn how to make significant accounting judgments and document them and collaborate with peers for consistent application.

VIDEO

How to Excel pivot a general ledger

The general ledger is a vast historical data archive of your company's financial activities, including revenue, expenses, adjustments, and account balances. J. Carlton Collins, CPA, shows how to prepare data for, and mine data with, PivotTables.

QUIZ

News quiz: Taking an economic snapshot and looking to the future

Recent news included IRS actions that affect individuals and partnerships and a possibly influential move by a Big Four accounting firm.Take this short quiz to see how much you know about the news.