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InsperityBrand aid: How Paul Sarvadi knew it was time to turn Administaff into Insperity

Paul Sarvadi wanted to launch his company’s rebranding from Administaff to Insperity in the right way — in a big […]

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How to stay in front of tax issues before and after a M&A deal closes

For most company buyers, taxes are a priority when negotiating a purchase price. However, if tax issues are neglected during the integration phase, the negative consequences can be serious.

How to realize tangible value by integrating true ERM

Enterprise risk management (ERM) has become a big buzzword in business the past few years. However, corporate governance and compliance, which is how business executives utilize ERM, is really a traditional management function. “What’s new about it is that there’s market interest and significant value associated with an enterprise that has implemented true ERM,” says […]

Weaver: What audit committees need to know about Auditing Standard No. 16

The communication between independent auditors and audit committee members of public companies will change in 2014 with Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Auditing Standard No. 16. The PCAOB’s standard is effective for audits of fiscal years beginning after Dec. 15, 2012. “There’s an emphasis on two-way communication and the timeliness of communication,” says Dale […]

How the EPA’s QAP program will impact the renewable fuel industry

Because there’s so much money in RINs, there’s also the potential for fraud. After a handful of fraud cases rocked the market, the Environmental Protection Agency has stepped in with a solution — Quality Assurance Plans.