International


The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) issued a staff-prepared series of questions and answers relating to international financial reporting standards (IFRSs), First Time Adoption of IFRSs—Guidance for Auditors on Reporting Issues. The document is available online ( www.ifac.org/store ) at no charge.

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.