Accounting News




Accounting firm takes 1201 Demonbreun space
The local office of St. Louis-based accounting firm RubinBrown is eyeing a mid-November move to The Gulch from Midtown. Dawn Martin, the company's chief marketing officer, said the move is being made to accommodate expected employee growth for the ...

Reuters finds 1005 deaths in US involving Tasers, largest accounting to date
In the most thorough accounting to date of fatal police encounters involving the paralyzing stun guns, Reuters found that nine in 10 of those who died were unarmed and one in four suffered from mental illness or neurological disorders. Taser ...

Wanted! Bookkeeper who maintains an accurate accounting of sales revenue
Bookkeeper who maintains an accurate accounting of sales revenue and cash/credit receipts and reconciliation of assets. The candidate will promote a clean, safe and friendly working environment. This is a full-time position with full benefits. Pay rate ...

IFAC CEO Choudhury sees accountants making an impact globally
International Federation of Accountants CEO Fayezul Choudhury is bringing the influence of accountants to the fore to help solve problems around the world. “IFAC is dedicated to the proposition that the global accountancy profession advances economies ...

BKR International awards 2017 student scholarships
Global accounting association BKR International presented its annual scholarship awards earlier this month, honoring students from around the world for their notable achievements. Scholarship winners are nominated by BKR member firms and approved by ...

Senior Accountant, Derivatives Accounting & Reporting
Investment Accounting is a strategic partner to the Finance teams that provides information to each team so they can make informed decisions. Investment Accounting provides Regulatory Financial reporting for Investments, analysis and decision support ...

Voices Art of Accounting: How partners can grow
Only one partner in an accounting firm is the managing partner. Every other partner has a specific role, which is centered on serving clients, mentoring staff and assisting in growing the practice. Peripheral to that is the need for partners to grow ...

Voices Why succession at accounting firms fails
In the accounting profession, the biggest “ringing of the bell” is when we bring in a new client. In the financial services industry, their biggest “ringing of the bell” is when they steal a star recruit from a competitor. Maybe we should re-adjust ...

Newport News-based PBMares rises in accounting firm rankings
Newport News-based PBMares has been recognized as the 98th largest accounting firm in the nation by net revenue, according to Inside Public Accounting's annual national benchmarking report. PBMares moved up one spot from last year's list, according to ...

Sage Intacct announces partner award recipients
In the first awards round following its acquisition by Sage, Sage Intacct has named its channel partner President's Club award winners for 2017. The award recognizes the top-performing value added resellers and Sage Intacct Accountants Program firms ...

Nordstrom Names Kelley Hall Chief Accounting Officer
SEATTLE, Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Nordstrom, Inc. announced that Kelley Hall has joined the company as senior vice president, chief accounting officer, beginning August 21, 2017. "We constantly strive to bring top talent to Nordstrom and are ...

Thomson Reuters publishes revenue recognition guide
Thomson Reuters has issued PPC's Guide to Revenue Recognition, a new publication providing guidance to accountants and their clients on the Financial Accounting Standards Board's new revenue recognition standard. FASB's new requirements are set to ...