The tradeoff? Whistleblower involvement contributes significantly to longer total duration of an enforcement action, by an average of almost 10…
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Layne Christensen Co. bribed officials in Africa to reduce its tax liability and avoid associated penalties for late payment, says the SEC.
The nature of overhead costs has changed markedly in recent years, demanding a rethinking of how they're understood and managed.
Tightening up your company’s loss control programs demands both good strategy and the ability and willingness to dive into the details.
The case is part of the SEC’s Operation Broken Gate, designed to identify auditors who violate professional standards.
One of the first steps: creating an environment that makes stealing as difficult as possible.
“The work of the audit committee could be more transparent, and the evaluation of the auditor’s work could be more specific," says one former CFO.
The AICPA and CIMA introduce a practical guide for making sure all the bases are covered.