Three Enter Business & Industry Hall of Fame

The AICPA and Ajilon Finance, which provides accounting and financial staffing services, inducted three CPAs into the Institute’s Business & Industry Hall of Fame in October. John Morrow, AICPA vice-president for new finance; award winners Glen M. Elias and Hubert C. Maddy III; and Neil Lebovits, Ajilon president and chief operating officer. (An additional honoree was Keith L. Jones.) The awards recognized the inductees’ insight and vision, understanding of their companies, demonstrated leadership, commitment and strategic ability. Elias led CH2M HILL’s conversion to an innovative global financial system, Maddy directed Summit Financial Group’s growth and financial success and Jones established and developed St. Joe Timberland’s accounting capabilities.


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.