February 2007/Vol. LXXVII, No. 2


An Accountability View of Accounting

Social Security and the U.S. Tax Code: Ripe for Reform

Staffing Up for Tax Season

Many Companies Have Formalized Antifraud Programs and Controls

Promoting Audit Quality: U.K. Financial Reporting Council Discussion Paper

Update Due to Tax Extender Legislation

Book Review: Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation for Non-Experts, Second Edition

In Focus

Transparency and Undertandability, But for Whom?How Different Standards Setters Define the 'Average User'


Accounting & Auditing
Auditors' Responsibilities Formalized Under SAS 109

PCAOB Rules on Independence and Personal Tax Services

Extraordinary Items:Time to Eliminate the Classification

Federal Taxation
States' Tax Credits for Company-Financed Research

State & Local Taxation
Twists in Determining New York State Taxable Income

Estates & Trusts
Trust-Owned Life Insurance: Policy Review and Funding Techniques

Firm Management
Meeting the Challenges of Age Diversity in the Workplace

Practice Management
The Small Business Administration's 8(a) Business Development Program

Responsibilities & Leadership
Coporate Governance
The Role of the CPA in Coporate Compliance Committees

What to Bookmark
Website of the Month: Tax History Project

Economic & Market Data
Monthly Update
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The Great Divide: Academia and Practice

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