Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
January 30, 2023

Footnotes: Are You Paying Tax You Don’t Owe?; The CGMA Blitz!; JPM Gets Probed | 09.04.13

Are Some Americans Paying Federal Income Tax They Don’t Owe? [TaxVox]

Opposition Mounts to Lease Accounting Changes [AT]

Idaho's Tax Commission is trying to get sales taxes out of a 12-year-old fruit stand. [ISJ]

The AICPA continues the CGMA blitz. [AICPA]

Check out this sweet profile of my pal and Maryland Association of CPAs Chair Byron Patrick. [CPA Practice Advisor]

Exclusive: JPMorgan subject of obstruction probe in energy case [Reuters]

Jonathan Weil has a funny today: "There's an amusing line in this notice yesterday by the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. The regulators told banks they should "not rely on the provision of extraordinary support by the United States or any other government" when drafting their so-called living wills. Those are the documents that describe how they could be dismantled if necessary in a crisis. In other words, when writing up the plans that assume they will die, they're not allowed to assume that they won't. Go figure." [Bloomberg]

Founder of $3 billion hedge fund busted in prostitution sting, it is unclear how many investors will *cough* pull out. [CNBC]

Just FYI, you little money-grubbing monkeys, there are jobs out there that pay better than yours after just two years of college. Oh the humanity! [CNN Money]

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

guy relaxing in a hammock

Bad News For Big 4: Educated Men Have Decided to Not Work So Hard

It is known that the pandemic shifted everyone’s priorities and forced many of us to confront the question of “what am I doing with my life?” Almost all human beings with jobs have thought about this at some point between March 2020 and now, and many of them came to the conclusion that whatever they […]

sleeping dog

Monday Morning Accounting News Brief: ESG Compliance Heats Up; Deloitte Disclosures; AI Says It Isn’t a Threat | 1.30.23

Deloitte & Touche LLP partners and staffers failed to make financial disclosures required to ensure the independence of their audit work, according to new details from the firm’s 2018 PCAOB inspection. [Bloomberg Tax] Britain’s accounting watchdog said on Monday it will monitor whether auditors were making spot checks on their compliance with environmental, social and […]