Below please find daily updates pertaining to the latest in financial, business, and tax news:

Assessing AMT Liability: Crazy Like a Fox

Fri Oct 17 09:45:12 PDT 2014

Did you ever feel as if you're preparing taxes in the Twilight Zone? You may be more right than you think, thanks to the AMT. Start preparing your clients to mitigate what could be bad news....

Bramwell?s Lunch Beat: Deep Dive Into Public Company Non-audit and Audit Fees

Fri Oct 17 09:28:37 PDT 2014

The menu for Oct. 17 features specials on the split over accounting convergence, middle-market tax burden is rising, US business leaders remain optimistic about economy, and more....

4 Ways to Handle Gen X

Fri Oct 17 04:21:27 PDT 2014

They've made mistakes and may have money troubles, but it's not too late for their accountants to help them achieve a happy ending with a comfortable retirement. Sit down and have a good talk with your Gen X clients....

Auditing Special Purpose Frameworks: Auditing Revenues?Part 1

Thu Oct 16 09:34:43 PDT 2014

Recognizing revenue under the FRF for SMEs requires completion of performance of a transaction and reasonable assurance of collection of invoices and billings....

Bramwell?s Lunch Beat: As the Inversion World Turns

Thu Oct 16 09:22:32 PDT 2014

The menu for Oct. 16 features specials on WHO backs higher tobacco taxes, FASB looks to improve stock option accounting, former UBS manager testifies against Raoul Weil in tax evasion trial, and more....

What Moss Adams Knows about Women

Thu Oct 16 04:10:20 PDT 2014

Is your firm confused about how to attract, retain, and promote women? Moss Adams is using a unique accountability approach that closes a big and often overlooked gap in many women's initiatives....

7 Ways to Prevent a Meeting Disaster

Wed Oct 15 09:56:53 PDT 2014

Are your meetings productive? Or are they time-wasting exercises in futility, like something out of a Dilbert cartoon? Here's how to ensure office meetings don't elicit groans from your staff....

Bramwell?s Lunch Beat: Time?s Up! Tax-Filing Extension Ends Today

Wed Oct 15 09:09:33 PDT 2014

The menu for Oct. 15 features specials on IRS says business e-file up 10 percent in 2014, AbbVie may back out of Shire inversion deal, Grant Thornton revenues reach an all-time high, and more....

How to Alleviate the Cap Loss Tax Problem

Wed Oct 15 04:16:59 PDT 2014

It may look like the IRS caps loss deductions at $3,000, but that ceiling is not the whole story for tax-savvy investors. Julian Block shows how a clever Victoria's Secret model took full advantage of the IRC....

6 Reasons Friends Should Work with Friends

Tue Oct 14 09:53:30 PDT 2014

In Part 2 of this series, we look at the upside of working with friends. Despite various risks, when people really want something, they will make an effort to work with someone they know....

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