Respondent #12 a female principal working in a small sized regional accounting firm
appreciated the type of flexibility in smaller firms and associated 'job satisfaction' and 'work, career and family balance'.
Although audit fees rose significantly in recent years, market participants attributed these increases to expanding accounting and auditing requirements and higher costs for accounting firm
It's common for accounting firm
alliances to use a shared trade name; otherwise, the marketing synergies--one of the key reasons to form an alliance--would be diminished.
As such, they contain many conditions and caveats that are not necessarily appropriate with respect to the professional services the accounting firm
The Fuoco Group LLP, a full-service certified public accounting firm
, expanded its Long Island operations by relocating its Hauppauge, NY, office to a more visible, Class-A building in a sublease transaction arranged by the commercial real estate services firm Sutton & Edwards Inc.
Proposed Rule 3522(a) and (b) would treat a registered public accounting firm
as not independent from an audit client if the firm provides services related to planning or opining on the tax consequences of a listed or confidential transaction under Treasury regulations.
subject to Sarbanes-Oxley and the PCAOB had to be registered "to the same extent as a public accounting firm
that is organized and operates under the laws of the United States.
Even though employees may not initially view a non-competition agreement as a key issue in deciding which public accounting firm
to work for, a non-competition agreement can significantly affect the options available to employees if/when they decide to leave that firm.
Section 103 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act directs the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board to adopt an auditing standard that requires each registered public accounting firm
to retain for a period of not less than seven years audit workpapers and other information that support the conclusions in the auditor's report.
In a survey, the authors addressed four critical questions that relate to accounting firm
recruitment and retention by a client:
You wouldn't think this kind of behavior existed at a Big Five accounting firm
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The proposed rule had a definition of an accounting firm
"affiliate" that would have prohibited virtually any business association or relationship, including interfirm networks.