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Four Areas of the Tax Reform Law That Audit Committees Should Focus on Now

KPMG's Jose R. Rodrigues identifies some of the key challenges presented by the new tax code that warrant the attention of the audit committee.

Articles | July 27, 2018

NACD Audit Committee Chair Advisory Council: Effective Practices for Internal Investigations Led by the Board

In Brief: Internal investigations can result in serious legal, financial, and reputational risks to the company, in addition to significant financial and other resource costs. In spring, 2018, the NACD, KPMG LLP’s Audit Committee Institute, and Sidley Austin LLP convened a meeting of audit com...

Research | July 25, 2018

How Blockchain Could Upset, Facilitate Business

It could turn out to be the most disruptive technology since the Internet. But what is blockchain, and why does it belong on boardroom agendas?

Articles | July 19, 2018

Tax Code Spurs Succession Planning

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 may act as a catalyst for family company boards to examine their plans for succession.

Articles | May 31, 2018

The Technology Driving New Audit Practices

AI tools will enable better, more timely detection of potential problems while surfacing keener insights into whats driving growth in different parts of the business.

Articles | May 31, 2018

Why Small-Cap Boards Should Adopt Stock Ownership Guidelines

The number of smaller public companies with SOGs for directors is comparatively low, but growing fast. Small-caps should get ahead of this curve.

Articles | April 2, 2018

Getting Behind the Numbers

In brief: Effective oversight of financial reporting is a crucial board (and specifically audit committee) responsibility. Getting Behind the Numbers is designed to help directors understand the key concepts of financial reporting: the balance sheet, the income statement, the statement of cash flow...

Research | March 19, 2018

NACD Directorship Feature Story: "Honing Skepticism"

Remember President Ronald Reagans foreign policy mantra, Trust, but verify? That idea is at the heart of a collaboration by leading business organizations, including NACD, to prevent fraud by honing the skill of skepticism in the financial reporting chain,which leads right through the boardroom.Edit...

Research | February 27, 2018

NACD Audit Committee and Compensation Committee Chair Advisory Council: Nonfinancial Metrics, Strategy, and Culture

In brief:Nonfinancial metrics are increasing in prevalence and importance. In today’s changing business climate, choosing which nonfinancial measures to use to assess and communicate company performance has become a critical task for management teams and boards. In the fall of 2017, NACD, Fari...

Research | February 16, 2018

Top Issues for Audit Committees in 2018

Make the most of the audit committees time together.

Articles | February 1, 2018

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