Acquiring a taste for acquisitions

According to the chief executive officers of 440 fast-growing U.S. companies with revenues ranging from $1 million to $50 million, acquisitions are becoming a key to growth. Acquiring companies have achieved revenues 2.4 times higher than similar nonacquiring companies.

Source: Coopers & Lybrand Trendsetter Barometer survey.


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6 key areas of change for accountants and auditors

New accounting standards on revenue recognition, leases, and credit losses present implementation challenges. This independently-written report identifies the hurdles that accounting professionals face and provides tips for overcoming the challenges.


How tax reform will impact individual taxpayers

Amy Wang, a CPA who is a senior technical manager for tax advocacy at the AICPA, answers to some of the most common questions on how the new tax reform law will impact individual taxpayers.