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Synonyms for accountancy

the occupation of maintaining and auditing records and preparing financial reports for a business

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The Moynihan Scholarship Fund supports the Society's Career Opportunities in the Accounting Profession (COAP) and Excellence in Accounting Scholarship programs.
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Finally, possible futures of the accounting profession are presented.
It establishes a framework for the two bodies to work together, sharing knowledge and expertise in order to further the development of the UAE's accounting profession.
Not only is her experience top notch, her background in the accounting profession makes her the ideal person to help launch," said Benson.
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The Sarbanes-Oxley legislation passed in 2002 in reaction to the headline-grabbing finance scandals has increased the attention on the accounting profession.
In 1969 the AICPA passed a resolution to integrate the profession, establishing the Minority Initiatives Committee (MIC) to help minorities become CPAs and encourage their advancement and retention within the accounting profession. Today the MIC is involved in a wide variety of programs aimed at encouraging minority participation in the accounting profession.
New research conducted by Robert Half International (RHI), Next Generation Accountant: A New Outlook on a Timeless Profession, identifies how changes to the accounting profession are making this a dynamic time for practitioners, elevating their visibility and responsibilities, as well as the level of trust placed in them.
If Edward Nusbaum's column, "The Hidden Benefits of Sarbanes-Oxley" (May 2003), reflects a prevailing view, the accounting profession is significantly out of touch with the realities faced by small- to mid-cap companies.
Unaccountable: How the Accounting Profession Forfeited a Public Trust
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The Capstone course, Ethical Environment of the Accounting Profession, will help students better understand the choices accountants have to make today.
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