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John McNamara '81 '82 MS Named 2017 Accounting Alumnus of the Year
This year's Accounting Alumni of the Year is John McNamara ’81 ’82 M.S., Assurance Shareholder with Sullivan Bille, P.C. McNamara will be honored on April 20th at Isenberg's Annual Accounting Banquet at The Log Cabin in Holyoke, MA.
Changes Coming to 2017 CPA Exam
On April 1, 2017, the AICPA will launch the next version of the Uniform CPA Examination that places a greater emphasis on testing a candidate’s higher-order cognitive skills such as critical thinking and analytical ability. Check out this video clip for some highlights and tips from Becker Professional Education.
Mandatory Rotation of Auditors Inhibits Auditor Skepticism, Notes Isenberg Professor
An Isenberg accounting professor and two colleagues offer experimental evidence that mandatory rotation of auditors by clients can undermine the skepticism that is necessary to effective audits.