Every month, new books are released, and we’d like to share the ones with you we think should not be missed. This time, we’re focussing on Accounting. Please let us know what you think, and happy reading!
Best Upcoming Accounting Books of May 2017
Taxing Ourselves: A Citizen’s Guide to the Debate over Taxes (MIT Press)
Tax policy experts Joel Slemrod and Jon Bakija lay out in accessible language what is known and not known about how taxes affect the economy and offer guidelines for evaluating tax systems — both the current tax system and proposals to reform it. It offers new material on recent tax reform proposals, expanded coverage of international tax issues, and the latest enforcement initiatives. ” — Kirkus Reviews.
Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2017: Interpretation and Application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (Wiley Regulatory Reporting)
The essential not-for-profit GAAP reference, updated with the latest standards Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2017 is the essential accounting resource for not-for-profit organizations, providing quick access to the most up-to-date standards and practical tools for implementation. Authoritative discussion covers Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Accounting Standards Codification, which includes the standards originally issued in the Statements, Interpretations and Technical Bulletins; Accounting Principles Board Opinions, Accounting Research Bulletins, AICPA Statements of Position and FASB Emerging Issues Task Force statements relevant to the not-for-profit organization. Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2017 provides clear answers and practical guidance to help you streamline GAAP implementation and ensure compliance.
A Quick Start Guide to Financial Forecasting: Discover the Secret to Driving Growth, Profitability, and Cash Flow Higher
It will transform the financial future of your company and help you make better, faster, smarter financial decisions. What does the financial future of my company look like. A reliable financial forecast solves this problem by providing a clear view through the financial windshield of your business.
Federal Income Tax: Code and Regulations–Selected Sections (2017-2018)
CCH’s Federal Income Tax: Code and Regulations–Selected Sections provides a selection of the Internal Revenue Code and Treasury Regulations pertaining to income tax. 271(e) – Every Regulations section page carries a footer indicating the specific Regulation subparagraph carried on the page–for example, Reg. Sec.
Financial Accounting, Reporting, and Analysis
Are you looking for an engaging, decision-focussed approach to financial reporting that encourages students to develop their interpretative skills. Reflective of the latest International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and International Accounting Standards (IAS), this textbook delivers concise, clear explanations of all the key issues in accounting standards that students need to know. An extensive Online Resource Centre accompanies the textbook and includes: For students: DT Solutions to all the end-of-chapter questions in the book including walkthroughs of solutions to key questions; DT Additional graded questions including professional body questions; DT Additional interpretative case studies based on real-life companies; DT A guided tour through a company report DT Specific study skills tips for accounting students For lecturers: DT Customisable PowerPoint slides DT Solutions to all the additional online questions DT Outline solutions to the interpretative case studies DT Group discussion questions.
M&A Disputes: A Professional Guide to Accounting Arbitrations (Wiley Finance)
Navigate M&A accounting arbitrations with insider perspective M&A Disputes takes you inside the dispute resolution process to help you put together the many “moving parts” necessary to obtain a successful outcome. The high volume of M&A transactions makes post-closing price adjustment provisions and accounting arbitrations a critical part of doing business. M&A volume remains high and continues to result in large numbers of current and future post-closing M&A disputes.
Financial Modeling: An Introductory Guide to Excel and VBA Applications in Finance (Global Financial Markets)
This book provides a comprehensive introduction to modern financial modeling using Excel, VBA, standards of financial modeling and model review. It offers guidance on essential modeling concepts around the four core financial activities in the modern financial industry today: financial management; corporate finance; portfolio management and financial derivatives. This book will equip readers with the basic modeling skills required across the industry today.
African Entrepreneurs – 50 Success Stories
African Entrepreneurs, 50 Success Storiesis a celebration of notable achievements of select Africans and how they have managed to excel in their chosen fields despite all odds. It will inspire you, it will enthrall you and it will motivate you. You will find that while some people are natural entrepreneurs, anyone can pursue entrepreneurship successfully if they put in what it takes.
The Intelligent Asset Allocator: How to Build Your Portfolio to Maximize Returns and Minimize Risk
Profit through good times and bad with a resilient, diversified portfolio The Intelligent Asset Allocator has helped thousands of people like you build wealth through carefully diversified portfolios. This easy-to-understand guide provides everything you need, including: * The basics of finance―historical, psychological, and institutional * Time-tested strategies for improving the risk/reward ratio * Ways to sharpen your focus to improve portfolio management Bernstein walks you through the fundamentals of important topics like multiple-asset portfolios, optimal asset allocations, market efficiency, and strategy implementation. Trust your instincts, trust your research, and trust the proven-effect approach of The Intelligent Asset Allocator, and your portfolio will deliver returns through the blue skies and storms of financial markets.
Research Methods in Accounting
Designed specifically for accounting students and researchers,Research Methods in Accountingis a unique text used by over 10,000 students that provides a thorough understanding of the research process. Using practical and real life examples from industry, it outlines the relevant methods that can be applied and offers a dedicated chapter on publishing your research. Suitable for students at advanced undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as accounting research practitioners.