Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
September 24, 2023

Accounting News Roundup: Grant Thornton’s Awful PCAOB Inspection; An EY Golden Globe Envelope; Tax Reform on the Back Burner | 01.13.14

PCAOB Gives Grant Thornton Record Failure Rate [CW]
More later, but for now this is enough to mull over: "The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board gave a failing grade to Grant Thornton on 65 percent of audits inspected in 2012, the highest failure rate ever registered in a single inspection report by a major firm."

Wal-Mart’s International CFO Smith Departs for New Gig [CFOJ (Subscription)]
Get your resume ready.

That's the spirit!

It was 12 Years a Slave. There, I ruined it.

Tax extenders may trump tax reform [The Hill]
Can kicking is more fun than fixing any day!

White House: We Can't Force Jimmy Kimmel Off the Air [Gawker]
And you thought people were getting worked up before!

Latest Accounting Jobs--Apply Now:

Have something to add to this story? Give us a shout by email, Twitter, or text/call the tipline at 202-505-8885. As always, all tips are anonymous.

Comments are closed.

Related articles

Funny white cat-an athlete in a yellow sports headband, lying with yellow footballs, dumbbells and a yellow alarm clock standing nearby.

Monday Morning Accounting News Brief: PwC Is Turning Work Down?; TIL the President of Nigeria Worked at Deloitte | 9.11.23

Yay it’s Monday again! Praise Pacioli, there’s actually some stuff going on this morning. Meet a 29-year-old accountant whose ‘resentment’ only climbed after her firm raised her salary from $60k to $90k as she made millions for them. She has her own firm now: Stephanie Heredia’s promotion came a year too late and more than […]

Tuesday Morning Accounting News Brief: Getting Roofied at KPMG?; PwC: ‘Burnout Should Be a Concern’ | 9.5.23

Good morning and happy Tuesday. Hope everyone had a nice Labor Day, I had a productive weekend of being AFK at Meat Week (get your minds out of the gutter, it’s Fallout). Let’s get right into it. It is suspected someone spiked a colleague’s drink at a KPMG NZ get together, it isn’t the first […]