Upcoming Changes to Measurement

Confucius said, “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated”. This truth can be said for the accounting profession and some of its related accounting pronouncements. With complex derivative instruments, hedging transactions, sharebased compensation,...

Accounting For Success

Manuel Ramirez knew what he wanted to focus on as soon as he earned his business degree: ” Working at an international accounting firm that would allow me the flexibility to obtain my masters in tax law.” Read...

Which Way For Wealthy?

First Foundation Inc. had no interest in expanding beyond California until last November. That’s when Proposition 30 passed, bringing a tax hike to households throughout the state with more than $250,000 in annual income. The increase wrought by the measure tops out...