The former chief financial officer and the in-house accountant of Enron’s
failed broadband unit are to be re-tried on conspiracy and fraud charges.
Jury selection has begun ahead of the trials of ex-CFO Kevin Howard and
in-house accountant, Michael Krautz after last year’s three-month trial ended in
a hung jury.
The government re-indicted both men on one count of conspiracy and falsifying
books and records, and three counts of wire fraud for allegedly faking $111m
(£60m) in earnings in the fourth quarter of 2000 and the first quarter of 2001,
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements