Business Advisory Services
Posted: March 8, 2018
Business executives’ optimism about the U.S. economy continues to soar but is tempered somewhat by growing inflation concerns, according to the first-quarter AICPA Economic Outlook Survey.
Posted: February 28, 2018
Cybersecurity breaches are more costly in the United States than anywhere else in the world. Businesses need to take an offensive approach to protect themselves.
Posted: February 9, 2018
The three sides of the fraud triangle are incentives/pressures, rationalization and opportunity. Segregation of duties plays a significant role in preventing fraud because collusion is then required in order to perpetrate the fraud.
Posted: January 30, 2018
There’s some understandable concern these days about the possibility that increased use of artificial intelligence (AI) will lead to job losses among accounting and audit professionals. While accounting and auditing jobs may change as AI use becomes more prevalent, those jobs won’t go away.
Posted: January 19, 2018
When selling, buying or merging two or more businesses, there are various complex tax and legal issues that must be addressed, including financing structures, purchase price allocation and various tax implications.
Posted: November 8, 2017
The international financial instrument standard that takes effect Jan. 1, 2018, will require accountants to understand how risk affects the balance sheet.
Posted: September 26, 2017
Having first class advisory services requires great leadership, different skills, and new processes. It’s not enough to just follow “best practices.” Read to find out some useful tips.
Posted: August 30, 2017
Most companies aren’t fully equipped to manage the rapid changes of enterprise risk management (ERM), according to research released by the Enterprise Risk Management Initiative at North Carolina State University’s Poole College of Management and the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants.
Posted: July 19, 2017
Many businesses lose money because management cannot see when errors and bad data distort or misstate their customer profit analyses. Data-driven analyses enhance the accuracy of profit analyses. Read more on how to improve profits.
Posted: July 7, 2017
Companies often come to a realization that there are international consumer markets that can benefit from their products and/or services just as much the domestic market. Therefore, many companies decide to go the international route. Find out what needs to be considered.