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3/21/2019

"Hopefully, your organization has a fraud response plan that assigns specific duties and responsibilities," writes IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers. "But if not, don't automatically assume that, as an internal auditor, you should undertake a fraud investigation single-handedly or that you should lead a fraud investigation team yourself."

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Richard Chambers
3/21/2019

Tax practitioners and taxpayers with state tax obligations face the challenge of understanding implications of new or amended federal provisions on state taxation. Here are some tips.

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The Tax Adviser
3/21/2019

Longer life expectancy and lower earnings are principal factors that leave women less prepared than men for retirement, according to Aon. A survey by the firm finds 7 in 10 female respondents would have to overcome a significant savings shortfall to retire at age 67.

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Aon
3/21/2019

A well-established, strong system of planning throughout the organization can help finance business partners act as a two-way conduit for information between their business unit and the CFO.

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Financial Management
3/21/2019

The pace of regulatory change and recent action against banks have emphasized the role of chief compliance officer for many organizations.

3/21/2019

Complying with the Internal Revenue Service's unrelated business income tax rules can be a challenge for not-for-profits. In this podcast, learn more about activities that apply to not-for-profits that might produce unrelated business income.

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Internal Revenue Service
3/21/2019

Busy season can get stressful, and one thing we can't do is let stress win. Lauren Baptiste, CPA, a wellness expert, gives you five ways to practice self-care and thrive at one of the most active times of the year.

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AICPA Insights
3/21/2019

Socializing with colleagues is important, but setting boundaries to ensure you remain productive and meet deadlines also is necessary. Communicating about deadlines and moving to a quieter area of the office can help if you need to focus.

3/21/2019

Workplace wellness programs do not change employees' behavior, improve health outcomes or reduce health care spending in the first year, according to a large randomized, controlled trial. Most participants in workplace wellness programs are likely to be healthy, active high earners, study leaders write.

3/21/2019

Bezerra was global finance integration lead at Monsanto.

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