Month: June 2018

SSARS No. 24 – New Requirements for Compilations and Reviews

The purpose of this new omnibus statement is to amend Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services (SSARS) in various ways, as briefly highlighted below. Adds AR-C section 100, Special Considerations – International Reporting, which addresses when an accountant is engaged to perform a...


Understanding the New BEAT

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act added a new provision to the Internal Revenue Code called the “Base Erosion and Anti-abuse Tax” (BEAT). The BEAT acts as a minimum tax and applies to large corporations with at least $500 million in gross receipts. The new tax is effective for taxable years beginning...


Get to Know Your USMLE® Step 2 CK Faculty: Dr. Jamil ElFarra

Continuing our interview series with Becker faculty members, join our conversation with our USMLE® Step 2 CK instructor, Dr. Jamil ElFarra! Dr. Jamil ElFarra is a Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist at the Norton Health Group in Louisville, Kentucky. He has over 12 years of experience teaching...