Are You Ready for the New Revenue Recognition Accounting Standards?

By Chris Garland Revenue recognition standards have been converged and are now changing for both IFRS (IFRS 15) and US GAAP (ASC 606-10) beginning in 2018. US GAAP will allow…

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Online Travel Agencies and Occupancy Tax: A Proliferation of Lawsuits

By Amanda Belarmino Online travel agencies (OTAs) such as Expedia and Booking.com are the channel of choice for approximately 14 percent of all hotel bookings in the United States. Typically,…

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Global Hospitality Accounting Common Practices (GHACP)

Answers found in the GHACP Database: Congratulations, you recently started a new position as director of finance at a resort in a remote tropical paradise. You decided you were ready…

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Chapter Events – December 1-15

Here is a look at the events our chapters have planned for the first half of December. December 1, 2016 Central Virginia Chapter 6:30 p.m. | Location TBD Holiday Celebration For further…

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Chapter Events – November 16-30

Here is a look at the events our chapters have planned for the second half of November. November 16, 2016 New Mexico Chapter  5:30 – 7:30 p.m. | REDW offices Accounting Ethics Presentation…

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HFTP Career Development – A Never Ending Story

Written By: Aditya Prabaswara A file came to my desk, “a handover file,” with the details for the next program I was to handle for The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto. As…

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Chapter Events – November 1-15

November 1, 2016 New Orleans Chapter  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Offices of McGlinchey Stafford Happenings in Hospitality – Updates and Trends in Tax and Employment Law For further details…

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Chapter Events – October 16-31

Here is a look at the events our chapters have planned for the second half of October October 16, 2016 New York City Chapter  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Riverside Park Walk…

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Chapter Events – October 1-15

Here is a look at the events our chapters have planned for the first half of October October 1, 2016 Florida Gold Coast & South Florida Chapters (Joint Event) 7:00 p.m. | Ocean…

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Chapter Events – September 16-30

Here is a look at the events our chapters have planned for the second half of September. September 16, 2016 New York Long Island Chapter 7:00 p.m. (Auction to begin at 10:00…

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