Designed for the nonspecialist, the Encyclopedia of Business and Finance is a 2-vol. complete reference covering five general areas: finance and banking; accounting; marketing; management; and information systems. Drawing on practical professional expertise as well as that of noted scholars, the contributors include executives, government administrators and scholars from leading business programs from around the United States.
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IRS Internal Revenue Service, United States Department of the Treasury
Digital Accounting Collection, University of Mississippi Libraries
PCAOB: Public Company Accounting Oversight Board The mission of PCAOB is to protect investors and the public by overseeing the audits of public companies. Its site is an authoritative source posting unique and essential information needed by accounting professionals and students (from Choice Feb 2012).
Academy of Accounting Historians (AAH)
American Accounting Association (AAA)
American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA)
AICPA: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is the national, professional organization for all Certified Public Accountants. The AICPA establishes professional standards and publishes a variety of magazines and newsletters, including The Journal of Accountancy and The Tax Adviser.
Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)
International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)