Administration of a professional practice

Iqbal, M. Zafar; Madison, Roland L.
April 1994
Ohio CPA Journal;Apr94, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p41
Trade Publication
Considers several areas where small firms should develop their capacity to offer quality services to clients who seek expansion beyond domestic United States markets. Financial planning; Performance evaluation; Capital budgeting; Requirements of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; Tax planning; Segment reporting; Foreign exchange risk management.


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