Financial Reporting


The SEC invited mutual funds to join other registrants already voluntarily submitting their filings electronically in extensible business reporting language (XBRL) format ( www.sec.gov/spotlight/xbrl.htm ). The commission will assess registrants’ ability to properly tag their data in XBRL and will weigh the benefits of tagged data. Information on XBRL is available at www.xbrl.org .

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A new line of business to consider

Technology assessments may open the door to new engagement opportunities for your firm. What is a technology assessment? How do you perform one? JofA Tech Q&A author J. Carlton Collins shows you in a detailed explanation.

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Maximizing the higher education tax credits

A counterintuitive strategy can save taxes by including otherwise excludable scholarships in gross income.