Citi’s Twitter Team Fails to Perform Due Diligence on Felon Seeking Loan

Remember how a Mexican subsidiary of Citigroup kinda loaned a few hundred million to a shitty oil company? No? Allow us to refresh you: Banking giant Citigroup cut its fourth quarter and full year 2013...
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Crony Links: Excel on Your iPad; The Cost of Procrastination; Offensive Brand Tweets

If you've had enough of guys saying stupid things on Twitter, then take a spin around other Sift Media sites on this above-average Friday. Open Items Giving Notice When Switching to Competitor (B4); My...
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What Accounting Firm Logos Say About Those Firms

I was screwing around on Pinterest earlier today because it's a slow Friday (and a half Friday at that, at least for us, so barring some huge accounting scandal at 4:01 PM, find me at the bar later this...
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Accounting News Roundup: New Hampshire Needs Accountants; Lots or Tax Refunds; Is It Okay to Leave Work at 5 pm? | 04.18.14

SEC's information technology at risk of hacking: report [Reuters]The best part: "The report comes just two days after the SEC issued a nine-page blueprint that put Wall Street firms on notice that they...
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How California, Florida, New York, and Texas are changing the sales tax game

Sales and use tax compliance have never been more complicated. Determining where, when and how to collect sales tax and for which products and services is impossibly onerous. This paper explores...
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12 Sales Tax Tips For Small Businesses

To help your small business achieve greater success and security, we offer you 12 sales tax tips. Each tip was selected by an Avalara sales tax expert, and is designed to help you stay on top of the...
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Solving The Five Pain Points Of Sales Tax Filing And Remittance

To this end, states are changing laws and regulations to broaden the definition of nexus, increasing the number of audits, decreasing exemption qualifications and removing timely filing discounts, while...
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7 Deadly Sales Tax Sins And What You Can Do About Them

Because of this, many companies relegate these tasks to the back office, assuming all is well. In fact, this assumption may be leading some companies to the point of no return. These seven sales...
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Are We There Yet? The Long Road to the CRM Revolution

They say you must walk before you can run. It follows that you should crawl before you walk. In CRM, however, there are a lot of businesses that talk at great length about wanting to run even though...
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Footnotes: I Love This Tax Warrant; No IPO; Your New Favorite Notebook | 04.17.14

Convicted insider trader Danny Kuo really wants to make his MBA graduation, which happens to be the same day as his sentencing for insider trading (oops) [Businessweek] Virtu Financial is shelving its...
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