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Crowe Horwath : Findings from its 2012 Financial Institutions Compensation Survey

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

As reported in Crowe Horwath LLP’s 2012 Comprehensive Financial Institutions Compensation Survey, average salary increases in 2012 for bank officers and non-officers have settled at about 2.5 percent for the second year in a row.

The 2012 survey results also showed a widening of the salary increase gap between above average performers [...]


Crowe Horwath: 70 years in business

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath LLP, one of largest public accounting and consulting firms in the U.S., is celebrating 70 years in business.

Highlights of the firm’s recent years include:

With revenue of more than $550 million, Crowe ranks as the ninth-largest accounting firm in the U.S. by Public Accounting Report, Inside Public Accounting [...]


Crowe Horwath: Introduces Crowe K-1 Navigator

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

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Crowe Horwath LLP, one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the U.S., has introduced the Crowe K-1 Navigator, a tool that helps streamline tax-reporting processes. Schedule K-1s are required to report investor allocations to owners of flow-through entities which are legal business entities such as partnerships [...]


Crowe Horwath: International IAB Advisory Firm of the Year

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath International, through its member firm Crowe Horwath Global Risk Consulting (CHGRC), was recently named Advisory Firm of the Year by the International Accounting Bulletin (IAB).

Larry Rieger, CHGRC CEO and partner with U.S. member firm Crowe Horwath LLP, has more than 35 years of multi-national client service experience and is [...]


Crowe Horwath: Welcomed ExtOrg personnel

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

As part of the Crowe Horwath LLP continuing expansion, the firm welcomed the people of ExtOrg, a Microsoft Dynamics consulting firm specializing in the automotive supplier industry recently. Crowe Horwath LLP, one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the U.S., is also purchasing automotive industry-specific intellectual [...]


Crowe Horwath: Individuals recognized in five states and nationally

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

National awards programs have recognized Crowe Horwath  and 12 of its personnel.  Additionally, seven people were recognized by programs in California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky.

These award winners include CEO Chuck Allen was named to the 2012 National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Directorship 100. Composed of more than 11,000 members, the [...]


Crowe Horwath: Banks have established a new normal

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Average salary increases in 2012 for bank officers and non-officers have settled at about 2.5 percent for the second year in a row, as reported in Crowe Horwath LLP’s 2012 Comprehensive Financial Institutions Compensation Survey.

“During the downturn, poor bank performance caused compensation increases to be lower than what had been forecast,” said Tim [...]


Crowe Horwath: R&D Navigator Introduced

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com        

Crowe Horwath LLP, one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the U.S., has introduced the Crowe R&D Navigator. The web-based solution helps organizations identify, document and claim the maximum federal and state tax credits to which they are entitled.

Lou Miller, a partner and leader of Crowe’s National Tax [...]


Crowe Horwath: 70th anniversary

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath LLPis celebrating 70 years in business. Continue reading


Crowe Horwath: Leadership Changes

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath International, ranked among the top 10 global accounting networks, announced today that Mark Hildebrand will be retiring after having served on its board since 1999 and as its Chairman since 2007. Crowe Horwath International’s member firms have elected Andrew Pianca to succeed him, effective January 1, 2013. Continue reading


Crowe Horwath: 70 years in business

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath LLP, one of largest public accounting and consulting firms in the U.S., is celebrating 70 years in business. Founded in South Bend, Ind. in 1942 by Fred Crowe Sr. and Cletus Chizek, the firm, which began as Crowe and Chizek with a staff of two, now has 28 offices coast-to-coast and employs more than 2,600 people. Continue reading


Crowe Horwath: Seventy Years In Business

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath LLP, one of largest public accounting and consulting firms in the U.S., is celebrating 70 years in business. Continue reading


Crowe Horwath : Banks have established a new normal

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

As reported in Crowe Horwath LLP’s 2012 Comprehensive Financial Institutions Compensation Survey, average salary increases in 2012 for bank officers and non-officers have settled at about 2.5 percent for the second year in a row.

“During the downturn, poor bank performance caused compensation increases to be lower than what had been forecast,” said Tim Reimink, a [...]


Crowe Horwath: Post-election tax implications

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By Rob Starr, Content Manager, Big4.com

Crowe Horwath LLP, one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms in the United States, looks at what the election result likely will mean for taxpayers, based on the President’s campaign proposals. Continue reading


FDIC to Sue PwC, Crowe Horwath for Malpractice

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By Michael Foster, Big4.com Blogger

Last week, the FDIC sued PwC and Crowe Horwath in federal court for malpractice and breach of contract relating to its dealings with Colonial Bank of Montgomery, Alabama. According to the FDIC’s legal counsel, PwC failed to detect fraud committed at Taylor Bean, a mortgage bank, which left Colonial Bank’s balance sheet incomplete.

According [...]