Ernst & Young Auditors Under Scrutiny After String of Massive Frauds

We're celebrating the passing of the final official tax deadline of 2020 with a huge slew of news! We'll dive into what E&Y has in common with a string of imploding firms. Then we'll Zoom into a wide array of updates and features that will take the yawn factor out of videoconferencing, and enhance employee safety, and enable hybrid workforces. If you've been itching to travel, a new study reveals that it's nearly impossible to catch COVID on a plane. Venturing into other news, we'll talk about Robinhood, and the lack of security in many newer fintech players, and we look at Revolut's play to get a bank charter in Cali. Then, we'll round out the party with some IRS updates, PPP happenings, and we'll also see who's not charging for PPP services. All this, and party favors! Enjoy!


Show Notes

03:35 – Reviews from Julie Sigety, CPA, Angela, and MarieP86! 
06:44 – String of Firms That Imploded Have Something in Common: Ernst & Young Audited Them
13:12 – New Zoom Enhancements to Help Customers Re-Enter the Office & Enable Hybrid Workforces

18:00 – Introducing Zapps, Bringing Best-of-Breed Apps Into the Zoom Experience

18:24 – Bring Zoom Into Your Apps With Our Customizable SDK

18:54 – From The Folks Who Brought You Boring Meetings: CEOs Want To Ditch Sterile Zoom Calls

23:11 – It's Almost Impossible to Get COVID-19 on an Airplane, New Military Study Suggests

26:53 – Report: Hackers Hit 2,000 Robinhood Accounts

30:16 – What’s New in the Sage Intacct Release 3

33:46 – European fintech giant Revolut is close to applying for a bank charter in California, sources say

35:55 – Square Introduces Terminal API For Payments

38:33 – TD Bank files lawsuit against Plaid, accusing it of trying to 'dupe' consumers

41:24 – Intuit QuickBooks achieves open banking milestone

42:51 – QR codes added to IRS balance-due notices

44:31 – Starling Bank small business customers get PayStream accounting platform as an option

45:11 – Receipt Bank launches 'one place to pay' app

46:34 – Treasury encouraged banks to prioritize PPP loans for existing clients, hurting minority- and women-owned small businesses, House report says

50:32 – Survey: Who’s Not Billing for PPP Services?

53:19 – Wells Fargo terminates employees over potential COVID-19 relief fraud

55:01  – Voicemail!!  

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