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12/13/2019

Using a "step it out" approach can help you avoid building a complicated formula into your model.

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Financial Management
12/13/2019

How much do you really know about the Internal Revenue Service? Find out by taking this quiz.

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Tax Insider
12/13/2019

Think twice before including an objective at the top of your resume, because this might distract from the point you are trying to make. A well-written resume explains how you have made things better for employers.

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CNBC
12/13/2019

Employees want to learn skills to remain relevant in the workforce, and companies are becoming more proactive about offering training. Here are four questions workers can ask to ensure they get the guidance they need.

12/13/2019

By expanding their reach into financial planning, tax practitioners can provide more of the services clients need in a changing environment.

12/12/2019

Each year, IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers reviews the most popular "Chambers on the Profession" blog posts to seek insight into what appeals most to his readers. In 2019, he writes that he "found that the value of internal auditor self-awareness and a little self-deprecating humor went a long way." Chambers presents his top 10 posts of the year.

12/12/2019

For the seventh consecutive quarter, the Business Roundtable, which comprises CEOs from US corporations, predicts companies will hire fewer people and invest less capital during the coming six months. The group's index on the economy has fallen 2.5 points, to 76.7, which is slightly below the historical average.

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MarketWatch, Axios
12/12/2019

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board inspections in 2020 will focus on some familiar topics, says George Botic, CPA, director of registration and inspections. He has also provided best practices for critical audit matter reporting, quality control and multilocation audits.

12/12/2019

Audit quality could be enhanced by technology such as artificial intelligence, predictive analytics and machine learning. Here is a look at some of the auditing applications being developed at large firms.

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CFO
12/12/2019

CFOs can facilitate digital transformation in a way that creates value by collaborating across groups, focusing on the customer experience and using other tactics.

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CFO Dive