Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Footnotes: GOP No Likey Tax Report; FASB Extension; That Tricky Mortgage Deduction Limitation | 11.01.12

Nonpartisan Tax Report Withdrawn After G.O.P. Protest [NYT]

Ex-FASB Chair: Accounting Rules Support Money Funds’ Stable Value [CFOJ]

Should gas prices be soaring? [Felix Salmon]

In Wake of Sandy, FASB Extends Comment Period; Announces Webcast [AT]

A Disappointing Presidential Campaign Comes to an End How do both men get away with dodging these critical fiscal issues?  Simple. We let them. [TaxVox]

The Mortgage Interest Limitation Is More Complicated Than You Realize [Forbes]

Woman Drunkenly Tries To Save Ducks During Storm, Gets Arrested A Pennsylvania woman faces charges that include risking a catastrophe after she jumped into a raging creek to "save" a couple dozen wild ducks. Southern Regional Police in York County says Justina Laniewski went into the Codorus Creek in Glen Rock on Monday evening, and her 4-year-old started to follow her. A neighbor grabbed the child, but it took eight firefighters from a nearby station to rescue the 41-year-old Laniewski from neck-high waters. She was also charged with reckless endangerment, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness. [AP]

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 […]