Accounting and Financial Reporting

CAQ, investor groups seek to preserve SOX provision

In a letter, the Center for Audit Quality and two investor groups opposed a provision of a bill that would decrease the number of companies required to comply with the rules in Sarbanes-Oxley Act Section 404(b).

Lease accounting revamp

Careful planning and collecting of lease inventory data are key in implementing FASB’s new standard.

SPONSORED REPORT

Keeping client information safe in an age of scams and security threats

A look at the Dirty Dozen tax scams and ways to protect taxpayer information.

TAX PRACTICE CORNER

More R&D tax help

"Can I use the R&D credit?" PATH Act enhancements make the credit more attractive to a wider range of taxpayers.

QUIZ

News quiz: Tax-related data breach explained

News about a data breach that affected about 100,000 people, the IRS’s budget for the fiscal year, and the 2018 health spending account limits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.