Accounting Education

When accountants walked with kings: Jacob Soll’s The Reckoning

Accounting history is a lot more exciting than you realize. Historian and MacArthur Fellow Jacob Soll, author of "The Reckoning: Financial Accountability and the Rise and Fall of Nations," discusses the vital role accounting played in the French and American revolutions.

Popular CPA Exam scoring questions answered

John Mattar, the director of Psychometrics & Research for the AICPA Examinations team, joins the podcast this episode to talk about how the exam was developed—and answer some common questions about scoring.

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Why cybercriminals are targeting CPAs

This free report expands on the most commonly found scams, why education and specialized IT knowledge help to lessen security vulnerabilities, and why every firm should plan carefully for how it would respond to a breach.

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How tax reform — and Excel — are changing the CPA Exam

Mike Decker, the vice president of examinations at the AICPA, discusses changes being made to the exam as a result of tax reform — and about how Excel will now be available for use on the test.