FYI


FYI
Tony Fragnito, CPA, has been appointed CEO of XBRL International. In this newly created position, Fragnito will lead the organization’s efforts to promote global adoption of XBRL and interactive data for business reporting. Fragnito comes to XBRL International from the Federation for American Societies for Experimental Biology in Bethesda, Md., where he was deputy director and CFO.

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.