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» Weekly update for companies on financial reporting

» IASB and FASB issue converged Standard on revenue recognition 

» FASB Issues Standard to Improve Financial Reporting of Repurchase Agreements

» FASB simplifies discontinued operations

» FASB launching XBRL Taxonomy simplification initiative

» FASB Issues Guidance to Improve Financial Reporting of Discontinued Operations

» FASB issues proposal on board decision process for disclosure framework project

» FAF completes post-implementation review on FAS 157

» FASB Endorses VIE Alternative for Private Companies

» FASB financial instruments project–Convergence no longer likely

» IASB and FASB propose changes to lease accounting

» EITF observer – PwC’s synopsis of the June 2014 EITF meeting


» CAQ Research Report: Financial Restatement Trends in the United States: 2003–2012

» SEC adopts money market fund reform rules

» SEC seeks comments on the PCAOB's auditing standard on related parties

» Private company reporter: PCC makes progress on intangible assets

» AICPA issues revenue recognition primer for audit committees

» PCAOB Releases Staff Guidance for Auditors of SEC-Registered Brokers and Dealers

» AICPA releases white paper "Re-imagining Auditing in a Wired World"
» AICPA issues roadmap to understanding new revenue recognition standards

» GASB Publishes OPEB Proposals and Related Resources

» PEEC proposes guidance on a breach of an independence interpretation

» IAASB Releases 2013 Annual Report: Shaping New Solutions to Global Issues

» PwC’s In the loop: Reporting revenue — new model, new strategy?  

» PCAOB Adopts Auditing Standard No. 18, Related Parties

» SEC Issues FAQs Regarding the Volcker Rule

» New revenue standard: PwC discusses areas that could create challenges for entities transitioning to the new standard

» GASB to propose major improvements for reporting health insurance and other retiree benefits

» EU publishes law requiring mandatory audit firm rotation

» GASB proposals would address post-employment health care liabilities

» FASB and IASB plan to issue their respective standards on revenue recognition on May 28

» IAASB Notes Progress Toward a Single, Robust Language for Audit

» OMB releases final "Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement 2014"

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» IASB completes reform of financial instruments accounting

» IASB Investor Perspective: Revenue recognition: finally, a Standard approach for all

» IASB publishes amendments to IAS 16 and IAS 38 - Intangible Assets

» IFRS news: PwC's monthly on IFRS

» IFRIC Update: June 2014 IFRS IC meeting summary

» IASB Update – June 2014 board meeting summary

» IFRS for SMEs Update

» IASB publishes proposals as part of Disclosure Initiative

» Defining Profit or Loss and OCI... can it be done?

» IASB proposes amendments to IAS 27 re: equity method accounting

» IASB publishes amendments to IAS 19 

» Hedge accounting:  amendments to IFRS 9

» IASB Discussion Paper:  Conceptual Framework

» Who uses International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

»  More from the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)





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» Read PwC's weekly report on current financial reporting issues

» SEC Financial Reporting Manual - October 2013



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» SEC Proposes Rules for Pay Ratio Disclosure

» Companies Lagging on Business Model Reporting; Background Paper Released to Tackle the Issue

» IRS issues updated FAQs on uncertain tax position reporting

» Schedule UTP: The early returns are in

» Making executive pay work: The psychology of incentives

» List of 13 Notices of Covered Actions from the SEC Office of the Whistleblower

» FRC publishes An Update for Directors of Listed Companies: responding to increased country and currency risk in financial reports

» UTP Guidance and Procedures for the Field

» IRS issues guidance on the use of Schedule UTP as part of the Compliance Assurance Process (CAP) Program

» President's Jobs Bill Contains Many Tax Proposals

» SEC Adopts Rules to Establish Whistleblower Program

» SEC study recommends no additional SOX Section 404(b) exemptions

» Corporate fraud up after slowing in 2010



» Investor Bulletin: How Fees and Expenses Affect Your Investment Portfolio

» Investor Bulletin: Variable Annuities - An Introduction

» Private Health Insurance: The Range of Base Premiums in the Individual Market by State in January 2013

» SEC Investor Alert: Private Oil and Gas Offerings

» SEC Investor Bulletin: Insider Transactions and Forms 3, 4, and 5

» AICPA Tax Practice Guides Task Force Guides, Worksheets, and Checklists for 2012 Tax Form Preparation

» SEC Issues Investor Bulletin to Help Investors Assess Municipal Bond Credit Risk

» Year-End Investment Considerations for Individual Investors

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» SEC  Investor Bulletin: Lost and Stolen Securities

» SEC Issues Financial Literacy Study Mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act

» Investor Bulletin: American Depositary Receipts

» If you are unable to pay your mortgage in full, learn about government programs that may be able to help you

» SEC Investor Bulletin: International Investing

» The Bankruptcy Process Explained

» Trouble Finding Jobs? It Might Be The Software

» Residential Mortgage Backed Securities Fraud Working Group

» SEC Investor Bulletin: DTC Chills and Freezes

» Social Security Statements Now Available Online

» Investor Bulletin: How to Read an 8-K

» Foreclosure Review Is Free, But Few Borrowers Apply

» SEC Investor Bulletin: Voting in Annual Shareholder Meetings—What’s New in 2012

» GovLoans.gov has information about government loans available to individuals

» SEC issues information on home mortgage loans

» Earn while you learn: 100 Years of Apprenticeship

» Money Counts: A Series For The Financially Young

» MyMoney.gov: A Trusted Source for Financial Information

» Explore Health Insurance Options under the "Affordable Care Act"

» Get your free annual credit report

» Over 60 ways you can save money

» The U.S. Government May Owe You Money



» SEC Proposes Rules to Increase Access to Capital for Smaller Companies

» Small Business and the SEC: A guide for small businesses on raising capital and complying with federal securities laws

» Learn more about how the Affordable Care Act will impact your business

» 10 Tax Tips for Small Business Owners from the American Institute of CPAs

» Conflict Minerals Disclosure: A Compliance Guide

» SEC Small Entity Compliance Guide: Disclosure of Payments By Resource Extraction Issuers

» Improving Market Conditions for Small & Emerging Companies after the JOBS Act

» SEC Small Entity Guide: Listing Standards for Compensation Committees  

» SEC Advisory Committee on Small & Emerging Cos to meet on June 8 to discuss the JOBS Act

» JOBS Act Information  

»Small Employer Health Tax Credit: Factors Contributing to Low Use and Complexity

»  Health Care: Small Business Health Care Tax Credit

» Recommendations Regarding Registration Requirements and Reporting Obligations under Securities Exchange Act of 1934

» Common Disclosure and Financial Reporting Issues Facing Smaller Issuers




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