RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Accounting and Auditing

A collection of news and information related to Accounting and Auditing published by this site and its partners.

Top Accounting and Auditing Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Missouri GOP aide's suicide adds intrigue to that of his former boss

    Missouri GOP aide's suicide adds intrigue to that of his former boss
    A suicide note left by a media director for Tom Schweich, the Missouri state auditor who took his own life in February, was released Tuesday at the family’s request in an effort to quell speculation about his death. Police found the body of Spence...
  • After Missouri auditor kills himself, his spokesman is found dead

    After Missouri auditor kills himself, his spokesman is found dead
    The media director for late Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich was found dead Sunday of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.  Spence Jackson, 45, was found in his Jefferson City, Mo., apartment by police who were sent there after friends and family...
  • US university, foundation invested in frozen Chinese stocks

    The University of Michigan, defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. and a foundation helping Appalachian children all own stakes in an overseas investment fund backing two major Chinese companies, which recently froze their stocks and missed financial...
  • Police: Auditor spokesman left note before apparent suicide

    Spence Jackson provided the official confirmation a month ago that his boss, Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, was dead from what police described as a self-inflicted gunshot wound. On Monday, police confirmed that Jackson had shot himself in an apparent...
  • Florida one of the most expensive for tax preparation

    Florida one of the most expensive for tax preparation
    You're not alone if you're low on cash after paying someone to prepare your federal income taxes. Florida is one of the least affordable states to get tax help, according to a new study that compares the state's average hourly pay of accountants and...
  • Baltimore creates new audits site

    Baltimore creates new audits site
    Baltimore's finance department has created a new page on its website for residents to track the progress of the 13 agency-level audits the city must undergo by next year. Finance director Henry Raymond said he expects the first four agency audits to...
  • Spokesman for Missouri auditor who killed self found dead of apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. Veteran Missouri state official Robert "Spence" Jackson, who was media director for the late state auditor Tom Schweich, was found dead Sunday of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 44. Jackson's death comes about a month...
  • Audit of DWP nonprofits' financial records to resume

    Audit of DWP nonprofits' financial records to resume
    An on-again, off-again audit of two controversial Los Angeles Department of Water and Power nonprofit trusts is set to resume, City Controller Ron Galperin announced Friday. At issue is how the two nonprofits, run jointly by DWP managers and leaders of...
  • Report: 15 rural Kentucky hospitals in danger of closing

    One minute before midnight Tuesday, the only hospital in Fulton County will close its doors for good, forcing the county's roughly 6,000 people to drive to Tennessee for emergencies and signaling the end of 190 jobs and about 12 percent of the city of...
  • Audit says Maryland overbilled federal government $28.4M in health exchange launch

    Audit says Maryland overbilled federal government $28.4M in health exchange launch
    A long-awaited audit of Maryland's health insurance exchange has found that the state improperly billed the federal government $28.4 million as former Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration struggled to launch what would become one of the most troubled...
  • Wisconsin agencies administered $12.1 billion in federal aid

    A new state audit shows Wisconsin state agencies administered $12.1 billion in federal dollars during fiscal year 2013-14. The report released Friday found the Department of Health Services disbursed $4.6 billion in federal Medicaid dollars. Auditors...