Auditing


AUDITING

Four years after its founding, the Independence Standards Board disbands, following the incorporation of many of its recommendations into the new SEC auditor independence rules and the strengthening of the AICPA’s professional ethics executive committee ( www.sec.gov/news/press/2001-72.txt ).

NEWS

IRS sets start date for tax season

The IRS announced that tax season will start in late January and that it will issue refunds to taxpayers despite the partial shutdown of the federal government.

PODCAST

Why CPAs can’t wait on automation tools

What do accounting firms waiting on others to develop AI, automation, and data analytics tools have in common with a baseball fan sitting in a stadium filling with water at an exponential rate? The answer could determine your firm’s fate.