ACCT 540 DeVry All Week Discussions
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 1 Discussion
In general, what are the reasons for conducting research? What types of research have you conducted in the past? This section lists options that can be used to view responses.
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 2 Discussion
Effective Writing (graded)
Why is it important for accountants to use effective writing skills? Describe a situation where effective writing skills are important. This section lists options that can be used to view responses.
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 3 Discussion
Internet Search (graded) Perform an Internet search on any tax, law, accounting or auditing topic in which you are interested. Summarize and provide a general explanation of what the topic covers. Please attach the article to your post.
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 4 Discussion
Key Search Terms (graded)
Your company has determined that they have made an error in the financial statements. What questions would you ask to determine the key search terms for your research? This section lists options that can be used to view responses.
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 5 Discussion
Codification (graded) Refer to FASB 162 (the hierarchy of accounting information). Why is this hierarchy important, and how can it be applied to conducting research?
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 6 Discussion
Tax Research (graded)
You are a CPA in practice at a local CPA firm doing individual taxes. A client comes into your office and says that she has her own business but doesn’t want to report all of her income. Considering your risk, the risk to your client, and ethical considerations, what should you tell her? Remember to include research on the subject! This section lists options that can be used to view responses.
ACCT 540 DeVry Week 7 Discussion
Ethical Considerations (graded)
Consider your course project and what you have learned in this class. When preparing conclusions, why are ethical considerations important? What about when preparing recommendations?