Financial Advisory Blog

Armanino’s Financial Advisory blog is your source for thought leadership around cloud ERP and accounting solutions and integrations. Supported by the Cloud Accounting Institute and numerous experts in cloud, finance, reporting, integration, compliance, and technology, Armanino’s Financial Advisory blog features must-read content on what’s happening in the finance industry, case studies, white papers, and much more.

October 15, 2020

Your Business Should Revolve Around Your Forecast (Not Vice Versa)

I had an interesting discussion recently with a company leader who said they can’t forecast past three months because their pipeline couldn’t provide visibility beyond a three-month window. And, their pipeline was actually only “good” at the next four weeks of forecast, but it has some deals that might take three months to close. This …

May 31, 2019

System Integration: Why You Need to Treat Your FP&A Tool Like a Baseball Lineup

Summer is almost here, and baseball season is in full swing.  For me, one of the most fascinating parts of the game is how a manager resets their lineup each day based on a variety of factors. Who’s hot or who’s injured? Who’s expected to play on the other team? Are you playing in a …

October 19, 2016

Revenue Recognition Help is Here!

CFOs, where does your company stand today, compared to where it needs to be in order to be compliant with new revenue recognition regulations ASC 606 and IFRS 15? Do you know how you’ll get there? Armanino’s Revenue Recognition Gap Assessment Services address the disparity between where companies stand today on revenue recognition compared to where they …

September 13, 2016

Not Family Attribution Again! Family Businesses, Prepare for Year-End

In 1981, in Revenue Ruling 81-253, the IRS established that if stock owned by the family unit constituted a controlling interest on a combined basis, no minority discount would generally be available for intra-familial transfers of blocks constituting less than a controlling interest. This attempt was officially unsuccessful with the issuance of Revenue Ruling 93-12, …

August 2, 2016

Corporate Finance Practice Announced for Armanino

Armanino is always striving to meet and exceed the needs of our clients, whether early stage Silicon Valley startups, or mature multinational organizations. At Armanino, we have learned over time that as businesses expand and evolve, receiving support and assistance with business transactions is vital to building value. That’s why Armanino is proud to announce our …