• M&A and Capital Markets Update - Food and beverage Q2 2013

    Following the trend established in the first quarter, the second quarter of 2013 provided another lackluster quarter of deal volume even though equity markets are robust and liquidity remains high. M&A professionals remain puzzled on the lack of direction and volume for 2013 with most believing that the tax law changes pulled volume from 2013 into 2012.
  • On Balance: The career insider

    Employees need and want the right jobs, plus businesses need and want the right employees. Baker Tilly's Laura Huggett discusses matching employers and candidates in the financial sector in this WICPA On Balance article.
  • New financial reporting option for small- and medium-sized entities announced

    The "Financial Reporting Framework for Small- and Medium-Sized Entities" (SME framework) from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is intended to ease reporting for smaller, privately held, owner-managed businesses that are not required to follow Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). The goal of the framework is to help these businesses clearly and concisely report what they own, what they owe, and their cash flow.