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Andrew Knapman

CPA PEP core modules: Focus on knowledge, not exam conditions

Learn first, then reduce your notes, says CPA PEP student Andrew Knapman  
Andrew Knapman

The CPA PEP core modules: What should you focus on?

Core module success is all about breadth, not depth, says student blogger Andrew Knapman
Al Rosen

SCC abandons investors, part III: Livent’s public offering prospectus

The SCC says auditors are not liable for prospectus statements. What does that mean for investors?
Al Rosen

SCC abandons investors, part II: The purpose of financial reporting

5 reasons to question the Supreme Court's definition of investor rights, according to Al Rosen
Merge Gupta-Sunderji

Looking to rise in the ranks? Here are 7 things you need to do now

Want to climb the corporate ladder? Then get recognized as a high-potential employee, says Merge Gupta-Sunderji
Al Rosen

Supreme Court abandons investors in Livent decision, part I

SCC decision empowers auditors to rubber-stamp statements, says Al Rosen
Bridget Noonan

The 3 ways practitioners can improve disclosure quality in financial statements

Use your templates and checklists properly, says Bridget Noonan of Clearline Consulting
Al Rosen

Misguided, uncontrolled compliance has gone completely LOCO

Growing compliance profession needs government oversight, says Al Rosen
David J. Rotfleisch

Death Knell: The Canada Revenue Agency Voluntary Disclosures Program

Tax Lawyer David Rotfleisch says that, contrary to popular opinion, the CRA's changes to the VDP will affect the poor and middle class more than the rich
Opinion

Clutter to Clarity: Template financial statement tools are missing the mark

Bridget Noonan of Clearline Consulting takes a hard look at the templates used by Canadian accounting practitioners