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» Weekly update for companies on financial reporting

» FAF completes post-implementation review of share-based payment standard

» IASB and FASB issue converged Standard on revenue recognition 

» FASB Issues Standard to Improve Financial Reporting of Repurchase Agreements

» Final minutes of the June 2014 EITF meeting

» 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

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


» FASB Issues Proposed Accounting Standards Update—Technical Corrections and Improvements

» GAO Issues "Green Book" Update to Help Improve Government Accountability and Performance

» PCAOB Alert Addresses Matters Related to Auditing Revenue in an Audit of Financial Statements

» IOSCO Seeks Comment on Proposed Statement on Non-GAAP Financial Measures

» FASB Proposes to Simplify Accounting for Cloud Computing Fees Paid By Customers

» PCAOB seeks comments on auditing accounting estimates and fair value measurements

» FASB Responds to FAF's Post-Implementation Review of FAS 123(R) on Share-Based Payments

» FAF Completes Post-Implementation Review on GASB Standard Addressing Capital Asset Impairment, Insurance Recoveries

» IIRC releases paper on the role of assurance in Integrated Reporting

» CAQ issues highlights of the June 25 meeting of the SEC Regulations Committee 

» PwC highlights possible changes to consolidation accounting guidance

» AICPA seeks comments on private-entity audit improvement efforts

» Another Government Default Means the G-20 Must Prioritize Public Sector Accounting

» IESBA Proposes Strengthened Auditor Independence Standard Addressing Long Association in Ethics Code

» SEC proposes to extend exemption from conflict-of-interest rules for investment advisers

» IIA Seeks Input on Proposed Changes to Global Internal Audit Framework


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» IASB publishes proposals for measuring quoted investments

» IASB publishes proposed amendments to IAS 12 Income Taxes

» IASB completes reform of financial instruments accounting

» 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: July 2014 IFRS IC meeting summary

» IASB Update – July 2014 board meeting summary

» IFRS for SMEs Update

» IASB publishes proposals as part of Disclosure Initiative

» 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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Personal Finance


Small Business News


» 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

» Find all government forms by clicking here.

» 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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