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

Footnotes: Ex-Chief Accountant Kroeker Returning to Deloitte; Seidman, Hoogervorst Agree to Disagree; Curt Schilling’s Mess | 12.04.12

James L. Kroeker, Former SEC Chief Accountant, Joins Deloitte Kroeker will serve in a leadership role reporting directly to the CEO of Deloitte, promoting high audit quality and serving as a senior consultative resource to help Deloitte engagement teams and clients reach high quality financial reporting conclusions in the public interest. [Deloitte]

Deloitte: playing the transfer pricing game [Richard Murphy]

FASB and IASB Chairs Air Disagreements over IFRS [AT]
Auditors Diss US Regulators Regarding China [T]he SEC’s latest move, while dramatic, will be moot. The major advantage to Chinese firms of raising from US investors and a major advantage of multinationals doing business in China is that US regulations and law enforcement can’t touch them. It’s written all over the public offerings and it’s written all overt the joint venture agreements. [Re:The Auditors]
Lawsuit Alleges American Apparel CEO Shoved Dirt In Employee's Face [BI]

If you were to guess, what would you expect Harry Reid to say about John Boehner's debt plan? [The Hill]

Schilling’s 38 Studios Pitch Leads to Fraud Lawsuit: Muni Credit [Bloomberg]

Warren Likely to Get Senate Banking Panel Seat [WSJ]

British Lawmakers Accuse Multinationals of ‘Immorally’ Avoiding Taxes [NYT]

Nice Jewish Guys Calendar 2013 Now Available For Holiday Season The 2013 Nice Jewish Guys Calendar offers a buffet of 12 average-looking guys who would make momma proud. They’ve got good jobs, can do your taxes, and know how to spread a nice schmear. [HP]

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.

Related articles

a dog wearing VR

Monday Morning Accounting News Brief: Deloitte on Microtransactions; More EY Split Roadblocks; Have You Become Irritable? | 11.28.22

Happy Monday! Here’s some stuff that’s going on. Several US audit firms told the Financial Times that they had elevated some or all of their crypto-related clients to the status of “high risk”, triggering a more thorough audit that will take longer and lead to higher bills; some clients could ultimately be dropped altogether. KPMG […]

woman working on a laptop with a dog beside her

Monday Morning Accounting News Brief: The Leadership Void; KPMG Gets Fined (Again); PwC Ups Leave | 10.3.22

Deloitte launches Global Sustainability & Climate learning program that aims to enhance skills and capabilities of Deloitte people to help address a global societal challenge. Dubai’s financial regulator has provisionally fined KPMG and one of its former partners $2 million over the firm’s auditing of Abraaj, the emerging markets private equity group that collapsed in […]