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Thomson Publishes Due Diligence Report

Thomson Reuters has released a special report, “Preparer Due Diligence Requirements Expanded to Cover More Credits”. Available on Checkpoint, the report outlines questions and actions must take in order to...

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Xero has established the position of chief partner officer. The company recently named Anna Curzon to the new role. Curzon had served as managing director for New Zealand for the last year for the cloud software accounting company.

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Chris Hamilton, IntuitIntuit has introduced a new Find-a-ProAdvisor marketplace. The software company described as a "completely redesigned customer search experience" that is available on websites for Australia, Canada, India, United Kingdom and United States.

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ThomsonThomson Reuters has issued a report which addresses challenges facing the profession in areas of quality, innovation, talent and relevance. The report concludes CPAs must provide reimagined audit services that reflect the impact of technology.

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waveCloud-based accounting software vendor Wave has signed an agreement to provide business loans and lines of credit through OnDeck. Under the name "Lending by Wave" the program will be available to Wave customers in the United States and Canada.

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James Smith, Thomson ReutersThe performance of the professional tax and professional segments of its Tax and Accounting business was strong for Thomson Reuters for the year ended December 31. However, that units' overall performance was sapped by the continuing weak results for its government business.

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