All News for the Month of August 2015
PBTK Audit Manager Josh Hallett - NVCPA's Featured CPA
Joshua Hallett, PBTK: Joshua Hallett, CPA is an Audit Manager with Piercy Bowler Taylor & Kern in Las Vegas. Joshua's areas of specialty include auditing, SOX 404 and grant compliance. Joshua received his CPA license...
Financial Fridays (Aired August 28, 2015)
Friday, August 28th, Financial Fridays aired at 3 pm (Pacific) only on Vegas All Net Radio (VANR): www.vegasallnetradio.com. Our guests this week included:Mark Kantrowitz, PhD is an expert on student financial aid,...
September 2015 Retirement Plan Deadlines
Retirement plan administrators and 401(k) plan sponsors should be aware of the following September 2015 administrative deadlines for defined contribution plans:Defined Contribution Retirement Plan Deadlines September...
Financial Fridays Radio Show (Aired August 21, 2015)
Financial Fridays is a radio show designed to increase your financial literacy on topics such as tax planning, retirement, student loans, and investments. The most recent show was on Friday, August 14th, and airs at...
Senior Associate and Audit Interns Join Las Vegas Office
August 20, 2015 – Piercy Bowler Taylor & Kern (PBTK), a Las Vegas-based full-service accounting firm, has hired Kristin Yardley, Robert Drasso and Karina Lee to its audit department. Yardley recently rejoined the...
CNBC: Does Auto-Enrollment Increase Retirement Savings?
CNBC: More Americans are saving for retirement, but most are saving less money than they were a year ago. Fewer than 1 in 5 American workers are saving more for retirement now than they were in 2014, according to...
Financial Fridays (Aired August 14, 2015)
Friday, August 14th, the Financial Fridays radio show aired live at 3 pm only on Vegas All Net Radio (VANR): www.vegasallnetradio.com. Our guests this week included:John Restrepo is the Principal of RCG Economics in...
Joint Retention of Forensic Accounting Experts
Should an attorney jointly retain a forensic accountant before litigation, mediation or arbitration?A qualified neutral forensic accounting analysis has a strong potential to facilitate early resolution of a contested...
Howard Levy Says Benefits From Naming Audit Partner on SEC Audits are "Wholly Imaginary"
The Trusted Professional: The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) is trying a new tack in its years-long effort to make available the names of audit engagement partners, as well as information about other...
Can a Forensics Report Lead to Dispute Resolution?
A proactive forensic accounting may be the prudent tactic for your clients by: Eliminating or reducing areas of uncertainty or incompleteness of information Quantifying the potential range of economic damages, thereby...
Financial Fridays (Aired August 7, 2015)
Friday, August 7th, Financial Fridays aired live at 3 pm only on Vegas All Net Radio (VANR): www.vegasallnetradio.com. Our guests this week included:Victor Joecks is the Executive Vice President of The Nevada Policy...
Early Expert Retention Brings Facts to Light
Quantification of the critical areas of a dispute often leads to more rapid settlement by facilitating communication regarding the true underlying accounting issues involved. Bringing to light all areas of factual dispute...
Forensic Accounting to Settle Disputes
Forensic accountants utilize their expertise and knowledge of economics and finances to identify, quantify and affix responsibility for financial improprieties.The term forensic accounting was coined by Maurice Peloubet...