The year 2000 mess
- 1999: The year of the Y2K challenge. Pinder, Clare // Chartered Accountants Journal;Mar1999, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p59
Comments on the urgency for accounting practices in New Zealand to become prepared for the year 2000 computer date conversion problem. Concerns on the perceived lack of readiness among small and medium-sized businesses; Recognition of the many operational threats of the problem.
- Computing's armageddon. Sheehy, Don // CA Magazine;Aug97, Vol. 130 Issue 6, p27
Presents information as it relates to the year 2000 computer dating crisis, while highlighting the role of accountants in aiding businesses to determine their costs to upgrade systems. Estimation for the costs of modifications to be made to make systems compatible; Ways in which companies can...
- 1999--a Y2K kind of year. Scott, Robert W. // Accounting Technology;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p16
Focuses on the Year 2000 (Y2K) issue. Impact of Y2K on day-to-day operations of accounting, consulting and reselling firms; Need for accountants to balance implementation of changes with the demands of the tax season; Opportunities for vendors that sell software and for consultants and...
- Y2K watch; All systems go? McCausland, Richard // Accounting Technology;Dec99, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p24
Focuses on issues related to the year 2000 computer problem or y2k of relevance to the accounting practice in the United States. Y2K exposure of companies late in implementing measures to address the problem; Potential risks facing accountants in dealing with latecomers; Protection of computer...
- The year 2000. // Accountancy Ireland;Aug1998, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p32
Presents information on accounting in Ireland which emphasis on the year 2000 computer crisis on the industry. Reference to the findings of surveys conducted which examined these problems; Strategies which companies are implementing; Details on document testing systems which will be used to...
- Financial reporting and disclosure aspects of Y2k. Brennan, Eamonn // Accountancy Ireland;Aug1998, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p40
Presents information on the repercussions of the year 2000 computer crisis as it relates to accounting in Europe. Types of accounting methods; In-depth look at the computer crisis; Questions whether computer software expenditure should be capitalize in the financial year; Details on the...
- Year 2000 guidance. Hrisak, Daniel M. // Chartered Accountants Journal;Feb1998, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p78
Provides guidance on how to deal with the effect of the Year 2000 computer problem on the accounting profession in the United States. Publication of the book `The Year 2000 Issue: Current Accounting and Auditing Guidance'; Auditor's responsibility.
- Technology. Reimel, J. Christopher // Pennsylvania CPA Journal;Fall98, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p16
Examines the Year 2000 computer problem and its implications for the accounting profession. Description of the problem; Consequences of the Year 2000 problem; Estimated cost of fixing the problem; Solution to the problem.
- Accounting systems ready, 38 states say. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;09/17/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30728, p4
Reports on the readiness of the accounting systems of 38 states to the Year 2000 conversion in the United States. Report released by the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers.