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September 16, 2013
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CFO bonuses sparking controversy
By Neil Amato
Pay is up, but lack of clarity about bonus determination still irks some.
   
 
   
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The new tabbed layout is routing some CPA emails to a Promotions tab.
   
 
 
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Hiring optimism up among U.S. finance professionals
Companies also expect to make, and spend, more money in the year ahead.
   
 
 
Is finance innovative enough?
Finance execs want to be innovative, but a survey suggests some are falling short.
   
 
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New In The Store
  Brokers and Dealers in Securities—Audit and Accounting Guide
This new 2013 edition offers "best practice" discussion of industry-specific issues such as fair value accounting and related disclosures and compliance with regulatory requirements. This update includes interpretive guidance for the provisions of FASB ASU No. 2011-04, FASB ASU No. 2011-11, FASB ASU No. 2013-01, and more.
 
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  Individual Tax Review Update: Beyond the Basics of Individual Tax
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CPA News to Know
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1 Would you recommend the CPA profession to your kid?
 
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1 FASB seeks to simplify reporting for development-stage entities
 
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1 Preventive health services with no deductible qualify as high-deductible health plans
 
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1 IASB chair states case for leases on balance sheets
 
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1 IRS explains Sec. 179 qualified real property allocations and procedures for filing amended returns
 
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Upcoming AICPA Webcasts
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  Sept. 17 Advanced Accounting & Auditing for Non-Public Entities: NAAATS Conference Special Edition
 
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  Sept. 18 Nonprofit Accounting and Auditing Annual Update
 
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  Sept. 18 Advanced Tax: DOMA Brings Changes to the Nation
 
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  Sept. 19 Tax Power Hour: Answering Questions on Tax Returns—Risks & Requirements
 
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  Sept. 19 The Valuation of Customer-Related Intangible Assets
 
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  Sept. 19 "You" Are The Value!—The Challenge To Know, Price and Sell Your Value
 
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  Sept. 20 CPA/PFS Perspectives: Retirement Planning: The Next Phase of Life
 
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  Sept. 25 The Economics of Life Insurance
 
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  Nov. 15 Trust Situs for Dynasty Trusts and DAPTs
 
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