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DATA Act, Reconciliation and Veto?

The two chambers of Congress have each passed a version of the DATA Act, S. 994 and HR. 2061. In the normal legislative process, these must be reconciled, the reconciled bill approved, and that bill passed to the President for signature. 257 more words


The Senate takes a dedicated step towards transparency (coughcoughXBRLcough)

Yesterday afternoon, the Senate passed S.994, the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA) of 2014. This is a bill to expand the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006, increasing the accountability and transparency in Federal spending. 456 more words


RIP, the server. It's time to breathe the air of cloud connection


Sometimes, it’s hard to tell when a novelty becomes a trend or a trend becomes the new normal. This is not one of those times. 297 more words


Crunching the numbers on Open XBRL Accounts Data

It’s been 4 months since we started importing UK company accounts data as XBRL (a worldwide standard format that allows company accounts to be easily readable by computers), thanks to the groundbreaking work by UK Companies House, who followed on from previous open data releases and published them as open data. 759 more words


Craig Lewis: Reflections Upon Leaving the SEC Division of Economic and Risk Analysis

An interview with Craig M. Lewis, SEC Division of Economic and Risk Analysis

Craig M. Lewis is Director and Chief Economist of the SEC’s Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) and is on leave as a professor of finance at Vanderbilt University. 749 more words


Glassdoor releases 2014 list of 50 highest rated CEOs; WebFilings the overwhelming SEC vendor choice of their companies

Earlier this year career website Glassdoor announced its annual report of the 50 highest rated CEOs in business today. The rankings are based on company reviews submitted by employees between February 1, 2013 and January 31, 2014, and take into consideration things like accessibility, culture, transparency, leadership, and perks. 178 more words


Risk of IRS Audit is Growing for Multinational Companies Using Transfer Pricing

Abstracted from: Transfer Pricing And Its Effect On Financial Reporting By: John McKinley and John Owsley. Cornell University and Ithaca College (JM); Ernst & Young, New York NY (JO) Journal of Accountancy, Vol. 587 more words