The Houston Business Journal recently published an article written by PKF Texas Audit Senior Manager and the face of the not-for-profit team, Nicole Riley, CPA, CFE, about the new Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) guidance.

Titled “Under new FASB guidelines do nonprofits receive contributions from governments?,” Nicole discusses how the new guidance affects governmental

As an Audit Senior Manager with PKF Texas, working in a fast-paced, client- and market-facing environment, as well as being a wife and mother to seven-year-old triplets, life-work balance means something different to me than it does to others.

Recently I was listening to author and marketer, Nigel Marsh, speaking at TEDxSydney from May 2010. He introduced the challenges of maintaining a healthy life-work balance and broke it down into four subsets:


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The next episode of Desk Buddies has launched! Continue getting to know our team members as we test their knowledge about each other.

  • Who is better with a calculator?
  • Who is a better driver?
  • Who is more extroverted?
  • Who is more likely to crack jokes?

Find out in Episode 2, starring Ben, Austin, Becky,

We are excited to announce the official launch of a new video series, featuring the many faces of PKF Texas – Desk Buddies.

What is Desk Buddies about? The basic premise: we paired team members together from each department who sit and work together, and we tested how well they know each other.

It’s Fraud Week, everyone!

For the week of November 11 – 17, supporters around the globe are promoting anti-fraud awareness and education to minimize the impact of fraud.

There’s a lot of information and resources out there, but what is imperative to know about fraud, how to detect it and what to do if there

The Leading Edge Alliance (LEA Global) has officially launched its third annual National Manufacturing Outlook Survey! This year, LBMC is distributing the survey, along with PKF Texas, the Greater Houston Manufacturers Association, Economic Alliance Houston Port Region, BioHouston and many more partners.

The survey is conducted in association with leading accounting firms across the country,

 

Jen:  This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook.  I’m Jen Lemanski, this week’s guest host, and I’m here with Ann Tanabe, Chief Executive Officer of BioHouston.  Welcome back to the Playbook Ann.

Ann:  Thanks for having me Jen.

Jen:  So we’ve talked about some of the innovation at the TMC and other programs here

Recently on the CPA Desk, we shared with you a series of the PKF Texas – Entrepreneur’s Playbook episodes that featured our friend Wilka Toppins of Toppins Law firm. She shared the upcoming changes in overtime rules put in place by the Department of Labor. The changes centered around raising the maximum salary needed to

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Today on The CPA Desk, we reflect on the 2016 Cougar 100 Luncheon that was held on October 26. This annual event honors the 100 fastest growing Cougar owned and led businesses. We were so proud to serve as the official accountants for this event and loved seeing how far the University of Houston alumni