Below please find daily updates pertaining to the latest in financial, business, and tax news:

Beauty and the Boardroom: Deloitte Consultant Named Miss San Francisco

Posted: Tue Apr 17 10:23:20 PDT 2012

By Deanna C. read more...

California Dreamin': Taxes Gone Wild!

Posted: Tue Apr 17 08:55:48 PDT 2012

By Ken Berry According to a new report, former Baywatch star and Playboy icon Pamela Anderson owes the state of California over a half million dollars in back taxes.read more...

GAO Find Weaknesses in SEC Information Systems Security Program

Posted: Tue Apr 17 07:51:08 PDT 2012

By AccountingWEB Staff   In a letter dated April 12 to SEC Chairwoman Mary Schapiro, James Dalkin, GAO director of financial management and assurance, and Gregory Wilshusen, GAO director of information security issues, stated that "improvements were needed in the SEC's internal controls and accounting procedures."    In its audit of the SEC's fiscal years 2011 and 2010 ...

Let the IRS Notices Begin

Posted: Tue Apr 17 06:17:50 PDT 2012

By Jim Buttonow, CPA, CITP   You've finished the bulk of tax preparation. Sit back and relax.    But don't get too comfortable, because you can also expect the IRS to start studying the accuracy of returns and taking action on misreporting, underpayments, and errors. read more...

CCH Names Mackintosh Executive Vice President & General Manager of Tax

Posted: Mon Apr 16 19:42:16 PDT 2012

CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business announced on April 16, 2012, that Teresa Mackintosh has been named Executive Vice President & General Manager of Tax, effective immediately. In this position, Mackintosh will head CCH's Tax business unit serving the needs of tax professionals in accounting firms with innovative, integrated, customer-focused solutions. Mackintosh will report to CCH North America Pr...