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FinCEN Announces Yet Another FBAR Filing Extension for Certain Financial Professionals

Last week the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) again extended the deadline for certain financial professionals to file foreign bank accounting reporting forms known as FBARs. In FinCEN Notice 2017-1, FinCEN announced a further extension of time for … Continue reading

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Health Care Professionals Seeking Additional Certification To Expand Skills

Just as there would be at any other point in history, today there are plenty of people who are eager to help others by taking care of their health. For many in the field of health care, this is a … Continue reading

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House Committee Posts Witness List for Hearing on Regulation of Securities Professionals

The Capital Markets Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee has posted the list of witnesses for the Sept. 13, hearing entitled "Ensuring Appropriate Regulatory Oversight of Broker-Dealers and Legislative Proposals to Improve Investment Adviser Oversight." It has also posted… … Continue reading

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Corporate Tax Professionals Support SEC Staff Plan for IFRS Incorporation into US Financial Reporting

In-house company accountants and lawyers responsible for implementing the accounting rules for income taxes that form a part of the company's financial statements support the SEC staff's plan to incorporate IFRS into the US financial reporting system. In a letter … Continue reading

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Columbia Law School and the Council on Litigation Management collaborate to create Certified Litigation Management Professionals

The Council on Litigation Management (CLM) has teamed with Columbia Law School to host the Litigation Management Institute. According to a press release, "The Institute is the first certification program specifically designed to provide attorneys a comprehensive understanding of the… … Continue reading

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