July 2008/Vol. LXXVIII, No. 7


The Right to Practice Without the Right to Vote

‘If I Only Had a CFF’

Audit Committee Best Practices

Fair Value Accounting Works Well, but Is Not Perfect

Online Payroll Services Have Changed How CPAs Work

Disaster Recovery Planning Is Business-Critical

Updating CPA Firms’ Partner Compensation Systems

An Educator Disagrees with ‘The Future of the Profession’

In Focus

The Private Company Financial Reporting Committee


Accounting & Auditing
Financial Reporting

Living Up to the Spirit of Narrative Reporting Guidance

Financial Accounting
Tax Gross-Up

New Reporting Standards for Noncontrolling Interests

Federal Taxation
New Preparer Penalties

Performance-Based Compensation Exemption in Severance Protection Cases

Pesonal Financial Planning
Deciding Whether to Work While Collecting Social Security

Corporate Finance
The Challenge of Socially Responsible Investments

Practice Management

Peer Review: An Emerging Niche Market

What Small CPA Firms Are Doing to Recruit and Retain Staff

Responsibilities & Leadership
Accountant's Liability
The Duty to Correct: The Second Circuit Speaks

20 Questions on Open Source Accounting Software

What to Bookmark
Website of the Month: AccountantsWorld

Economic & Market Data
Monthly Update
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The Ride to Going Global

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