Financial Reporting


Most of the 947 companies whose CEOs and CFOs are required by the SEC to certify the accuracy and completeness of corporate financial statements met the commission’s initial August 14 deadline. To assist investors and others in tracking which of these large corporations have complied, the commission listed on its Web site ( www.sec.gov/rules/extra/ceocfo.htm ) each company’s status.

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2019 State of Financial Reporting Survey

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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.