October 7, 2022

Footnotes: Is Lease Reform Dead?; IRS Employees Sneak a Peek; Pop Off on Soda Taxes | 11.06.12

Accounting chief says leases reform in danger [Reuters]

An Election Night Cheat Sheet…Well, Close [NetNet]

Mitt Romney Haunted By Missing Tax Returns As Campaign Draws To Close [HP]

Which presidents spend the most? You might be surprised. [TaxVox]

Watchdog group asks IRS to probe Catholic bishops [WaPo]

Unauthorized IRS Employees Snoop Taxpayer Data “Unauthorized access to taxpayer records by IRS employees is a very serious offense, and the IRS must do everything in its power to make sure that it collects sufficient information to detect, monitor, and properly investigate all such activity,” said TIGTA Inspector General J. Russell George in a statement. [AT]

Hacking of Tax Records Has Put States on Guard [NYT]

Soda Taxes and the Case for a GOP Majority [Joe Thorndike]

Election Day Alcohol Laws Still Ban Booze Sales In Two States Kentucky and South Carolina, what were you thinking? [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.

Comments are closed.

Related articles

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 […]

a woman enjoying a coffee while she reads accounting news with her dog

Monday Morning Accounting News Brief: KPMG Drama; MBA Beats CPA?; ISO: Managers and Senior Managers | 9.26.22

Why is the Ontario Securities Commission examining Canadian audit firm ethics? Spurred by some critical comments, EY UK chair and managing partner Hywel Ball shares his opinion on the EY split: “Audit quality is going to be better.” KPMG and Deloitte alumni are doing some startup automation stuff. KPMG UAE is still working out some […]