International


On Nov. 11, just before the release of the SEC’s proposed road map for IFRS adoption, Mexico announced it would adopt IFRS for all listed entities beginning in 2012. Mexico plans to allow early adoption for some entities beginning with 2008 results subject to requirements that will be established by the country’s securities regulator.

Canada reconfirmed its plans to require its publicly accountable enterprises to follow IFRS as issued by the IASB by 2011.

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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.

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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.