Accounting & Taxes

Background Information

More books about accounting and finance can be found using the Library's catalog.

Accounting Desk Book: The Accountant's Everyday Instant Answer Book REF HF 5635. P 53 2002
Accounting Standards: Original Pronouncements HF 5616. U 5 F 537 2006
Current Text: Accounting Standards HF 5616. U 6 C 87 2005
Dictionary of Accounting Online only
Ultimate Accountants' Reference: Including GAAP, IRS & SEC Regulations, Leases, and More HF 5616. U 5 B 713 2005

Test Preparation

AICPA's Uniform CPA Exam REF HF 5661. A 55 1996
Wiley GAAP HF 5636. W 55 2007

Journal Articles

Use this database to search through 1,800 business and economics journals, or find information on more than 60,000 companies.
Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier is a great place to start looking for information on business, management, human resources, economics, marketing, and much more.
LexisNexis Academic
LexisNexis Academic is another great source of company information and articles on business.
Mergent is one of the best sources of company and financial data. In addition to current information, Mergent contains company histories and historical financial data.

Web Resources


Accounting Education
This site is designed to be an information filter for academic accountants and therefore contains information of direct relevance to this community with news, reviews, jobs, events, journals, and web site links.
Accounting Hall of Fame
The Accounting Hall of Fame was established at Ohio State University in 1950 for the purpose of honoring accountants who have made or are making significant contributions to the advancement of accounting since the beginning of the twentieth century.
Accounting Terminology Guide
This glossary contains short definitions of accounting, auditing, and finance terms.
CCH Tax Research Network
This database offers current research on local, state, and federal taxes. Login required.
Use this online directory to locate a CPA.
A resource directory of websites that are of interest to the accounting profession. CPAnet includes over 800 links to various accounting related websites.
Tax and Accounting Sites Directory
This directory is designed to be a starting point for people who are searching for tax and accounting information, products, and services.
Tax Analysts is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization fostering informed debate on federal, state, and international tax policy. We seek to encourage the development of tax systems that are fair, simple, and economically efficient.
Utah Tax Commission
Search for administrative Rules, tax bulletins, commission decisions, private letter rulings, and tax commission publications.
Valuation Resources
Business valuation publications, industry resources, economic data, public market data, transaction data, legal and tax resources, and more.
Online business news for the tax and accounting community, offering breaking news, in-depth features, insightful editorial analysis, and a host of Web-related resources and services.

Tax Forms

Internal Revenue Service
This is the official site for the IRS, and can be used to find federal tax information, forms and instructions, and more.
Utah Tax Forms and Publications
This is the official site for Utah's State Tax Commission, and can be used to locate state tax forms and instructions.
Federal and State Tax Forms
This site is a directory of sites and can be used to locate federal tax information, and the homepages for all state tax commissions.

Accounting Professional Associations