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Anonymous
(Principal)
We have a PE firm asking for a "quality of earnings" report or analysis. Is their a standard form or template for this? span.post-date {display:none;}
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John Olson
Title: Associate
Company: Radius
(Associate at Radius)
  Starting in April, businesses operating in the UK will enjoy greater self-regulation when reporting employee expense reimbursements. And while any kind of deregulation...
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Alan Hart
Title: Consultant
Company: Pacific Shine Group
(Consultant at Pacific Shine Group)
Why you must make sure financial information is periodically, timely and properly communicated to those who really need it  It’s no secret that accurate and complete data is...
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Allan Kaplan
(CFO at Euclid Systems Corporation)
We are in the process of negotiating a development license where a big pharma company would pay the costs of continuing R&D on our project.  Can someone provide guidance on...
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Grace Johnson
(Senior Finance Analyst at Agilent Technologies)
We are considering leasing R&D equipment. I am wondering if we should consider the leasing guidance (FAS 13) if we lease equipment used for R&D purposes as R...
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Mary Cowan
(Accounts Payable at HasOffers)
I'm looking for recommendations for technology cost metrics for tech-based (specifically, SaaS) companies. What technology costs (as a percentage of revenue) are recommended for...
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Anonymous
(CEO)
As majority of banks lack the capacity or inclination to evaluate the collateral value of a portfolio of interests in private companies, which are in varying stages of development,...
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Robert Kugel
Title: Senior Vice President
Company: Ventana Research
(Senior Vice President at Ventana Research)
The steady march of technology’s ability to handle ever more complicated tasks has been a constant since the beginning of the information age in the 1950s. Initially, computers...
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Anders Liu-Lindberg
Title: Regional Finance Business Partner
Company: Maersk Line Northern Europe
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(Regional Finance Business Partner at Maersk Line Northern Europe)
As someone who tries to stay close to current trends and developments within the finance function, all chatter in the past years has been around the on-going development...
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Anonymous
(Derviative Accountant)
Our employee rented an apartment through an individual for business trips instead of staying in a hotel. We reimbursed our employee for the rent through our accountantable expense...
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Bob Stenz
(Controller at Silicon Valley start-up)
Excel and data management (including working with large volumes of data and databases) skills are often assumed upon finance and accounting professionals. However, some positions...
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scott graves
(CFO at Armstrong Teasdale LLC)
We are in the process of implementing Performance Boards in the Finance / Accounting department to document, track and drive performance.  Initially, we discussed tracking on a...
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Andy Tan
(Supervisor at AVS System Networks)
In the company we are working now, it's required that Manager of each department has to set up annual targets/objectives for the department. It's quite easy for Sales or...
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John Olson
Title: Associate
Company: Radius
(Associate at Radius)
International tax laws are complicated. Many businesses that open offices abroad don’t fully understand their corporate responsibilities, relying instead on “common sense...
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John Olson
Title: Associate
Company: Radius
(Associate at Radius)
Our advisory team members are a remarkably accomplished bunch; their expertise and experience help clients overcome compliance challenges of the moment, which puts our advisors in a...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
You can use the inventory feature in QuickBooks to keep track of the “quantity on hand” (QOH) of inventory parts and assemblies, but this can add a dimension of complexity...
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Doug Sleeter
Title: President
Company: The Sleeter Group, Inc.
(President at The Sleeter Group, Inc.)
QuickBooks for Windows is in use in thousands of small law firms throughout the US. The program is capable of handling many of the needs of these firms, as long as it is set up...
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Irv Williamson
(Owner at Growth Guidance Solutions)
Be interested to hear from those of you that have participated in crowdfunding.  What to avoid or watch out for?  What was your experience?
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Anonymous
(Financial Accountant)
My company is revaluating inventory on a frequent basis ;monthly due to various factors including BOM changes; suppliers price increases; foreign exchange rate which is the main reason...