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Articles from Journal of Accountancy (November 1, 2003)

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A good deal depends on preparation: CPAs can help client-owners of closely held entities tidy up their businesses for a sale. Burkert, Rod P. 3836
A simpler approach to keeping employees. Schwartzenhauer, Dale 105
A whistle-blower's statement needed. Porter, Grover L. 201
AICPA comments on IRS currency transaction proposal. 126
Bankruptcy and S corporation pass-through. Schnee, Edward J. 646
Best sellers. 141
California municipal official named best government CPA. 91
Change your attitude to rev up for success. Cottle, David W. 362
Court says unallocated support payments are alimony. Nash, Claire Y. 975
Directory of AICPA selected services. 699
Don't overlook government accounting. James, Teri-Ann 391
Encyclopedia online-ica: www.encyclopedia.com. 92
Evaluating alternative investments. Jones, Daryl D. 247
Exposure drafts outstanding. 1842
Follow the greenback road: criminal's downfall: what good is all that loot if you can't spend it? Wells, Joseph T. 2159
Funding medical expenses: alternative ways to pay medical bills. Laffie, Lesli S. 432
GASB ED proposes changes to financial statement documentation. 93
Get the word out: www.usps.com. 85
Help clients keep 401(k) plans up to date. 544
Hone your management style. 112
How to take the revised CPA exam: an online tutorial helps candidates prepare for the new, computerized test. Babuin, Diane 1453
In Excel, cell names spell speed, safety: give a cell a name, and your work will go faster and be more error-free. Bewig, Philip L. 1804
In its first private letter ruling on a medical reimbursement program, the IRS responded to a taxpayer's request for guidance on a reimbursement plan for certain of its employees' expenses not covered under the company health insurance program (www. irs.gov/pub/irs-wd/0329014.pdf). 114
In the money? Some companies may be due an employment tax refund. Letsch, Douglas 2053
Institute proposes auditing standards changes to PCAOB. 81
Investment adviser advertising: for the uninitiated, the SEC's complex rules can have unintended consequences. Carroll, Brian 3901
Losses trust deducted were not from passive activity. Nash, Claire Y. 607
Materiality considerations: audits of government financial statements just got more complex. Whittington, Ray 3361
New Resources. 231
Official releases: SOP 03-2 ... Attestation interpretations ... SSARS interpretations. 14306
Proud of public accounting background. Moffitt, Kenneth J. 173
Quality improvement programs. 108
Reasonable compensation. Cenker, William J. 638
Reimbursements from an employee's flexible spending account (FSA) for the cost of medicines and drugs he or she bought without a physician's prescription are excludable from income under IRC section 105, the IRS said in revenue ruling 2003-102 in September (www.irs. gov/pub/irs-drop/rr-03-102.pdf). 84
Task force makes recommendations about council's functions. 495
Tax services after Sarbanes-Oxley: how to cope in an uncertain present. Lifson, David 3919
Technology Q&A: a fast way to increase type size ... Fill a page with dummy text ... How to suppress ScreenTips in Word ... Automatically install Windows XP updates ... How to create a blank screen pause in PowerPoint ... How to respond to invitations to turn off spam ... Customize drop-down menus ... A better way to split data from an Excel cell. 1460
The AICPA, XBRL US and XBRL International sponsor a conference on development and use of the extensible business reporting language (XBRL). 93
The Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board (FASAB) issues an exposure draft of Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards (SFFAS), Heritage Assets and Stewardship Land: Reclassification from Required Supplementary Stewardship Information. 96
The international auditing and assurance standards board (IAASB) of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) exposes two draft international standards of auditing: ISA 240, The Auditor's Responsibility to Consider Fraud in an Audit of Financial Statements, and ISA 300, Planning the Audit. 101
The IRS proposed regulations that explain the tax consequences to partnerships of contributions of contracts accounted for under the long-term contract method. 83
The profession's roots: reestablishing integrity as CPAs' primary focus is job no. 1 for the new AICPA chairman. Tie, Robert Interview 1854
The SEC defers until January 1, 2005, a requirement that auditors of nonpublic broker-dealers register with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) (www.sec.gov/rules/other/34-48281.htm). 135
The Treasury Department and the IRS issued comprehensive tax rules governing split-dollar life insurance arrangements entered into materially modified after September 17 (www.treas.gov/press/releases/js726.htm). 99
Tracking dormant accounts. 121
What Uncle Sam got. 87
Why customer complaints are good. 119

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