By the Numbers


Shedding Light on Fraud

Fraud occurred more frequently in smaller companies (companies with less than $100 million in total assets) than in larger ones, according to a COSO study. Other findings of the study, which analyzed cases of fraudulent financial reporting at more than 200 companies, include the following:

 

PODCAST

What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.

VIDEO

What RPA is and how it works

Robotic process automation is like an Excel macro that can work on multiple applications, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA. RPA can complete routine, repetitive tasks such as data entry, freeing up employee time from lower-level chores.