Accountancy Professor Brad Badertscher found that private-equity backed companies can slash their tax rates by more than half by deducting interest on loans. His 2010 study is quoted in this New York Post story.
In 2003, FBI agents opened a federal investigation of accounting fraud on a massive scale at health-care giant HealthSouth, with fraudulent entries mounting as high as $2.7 billion. Nearly put into bankruptcy, the company fired its CEO Richard Scrushy and spent three years restructuring its operations and financial reporting procedures.…
Many publicly traded banks wrapped up their second-quarter earnings reports before the end of July. Some banks didn’t, but for that group, investors actually might have had an early window into their performance: The banks’ quarterly regulatory filings, known as “call reports,” were likely already available, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Notre Dame.
More than 130 guests attended the Department of Accountancy’s Spring Awards Banquet on April 30 at the University of Notre Dame South Dining Hall.
At 6 a.m. on May 3, Michael Meyer will start off on a 30-mile trek that will take him around the University of Notre Dame campus 20 times. The reason for the Notre Dame accountancy teacher's trek is part of a story that goes back four years and thousands of miles to a small, very poor country in equatorial Africa, Burkina Faso.
The Mendoza College ranked as the No. 1 undergraduate business school by Bloomberg Businessweek for the fifth year in a row.
John Veihmeyer, Notre Dame accountancy alum and member of the Mendoza College of Business Advisory Council, will take over as the global chairman of KPMG International.
Robert Carey (ND, ’80)
Dennis Hanno (ND, ’77)
Michael McClure (MBA, ’94 and ND, ’82)
The MSA program rose to a No. 4 ranking while the undergraduate accountancy program rated No. 5 in the nation, according to a just-release survey of top accountancy programs.
The American Accounting Association recently awarded its Financial Accounting and Reporting Section Best Paper Award for 2013 to Brad Badertscher, Jeff Burks and Peter Easton.
Each year, accountancy students from Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s help prepare thousands of tax returns for low-income local residents as part of the Tax Assistance Program.
Accounting Professor Ken Milani discusses how he would alter the tax code in an ideal world in this CardHub.com article.
The Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame took the No. 1 spot for the fourth year in a row in the just-released Bloomberg Businessweek 2013 “Best Undergraduate Business Schools” ranking.
The Mendoza College of Business retained the top spot in Bloomberg Businessweek‘s Best Undergraduate Business Schools ranking for the fourth year in a row.
The Notre Dame MBA earned high marks in peer and recruiter ratings, as well as placement and salary numbers in the 2014 USN&WR b-school ranking.
Roger Huang has been named the Martin J. Gillen Dean of the Mendoza College of Business.
Notre Dame alums working for nonprofit organizations describe what having a social impact truly means during this Making a Living Making a Difference panel discussion.
Dan Rahill (ND, ’79)
The Mendoza College of Business’s accountancy program is discussed in this San Francisco Chronicle article on the best schools for accounting.
Accounting Professor Brad Badertscher is quoted in this U.S. News & World Report Blog about reported losses on Mitt Romney’s tax returns.
Accounting Professor Brad Badertscher’s research on companies involved in leveraged buyouts is mentioned in this New York Post article.
Accounting Professor Brad Badertscher is quoted in this U.S. News & World Report article on Mitt Romney’s tax returns.
This Reuters article quotes Accounting Professor Brad Badertscher about the effective tax rate for Mitt Romney.