For the first part of your assignment you will submit a complete sentence outline (NOT a topic outline or a written transcript!) You can review a sample outline of an….
Complete the XBRL tutorial developed by KPMG, which you’ll find at www.us.kpmg.com/ microsite/xbrl/train/86/86.htm .
a. Interview a practicing accountant, in either a CPA firm or a corporate environment. Find
out what your interviewee knows about XBRL and its advantages for accounting firms and
b. Refer to the list of XBRL tagging software referenced in the chapter. Choose two or three of
the software packages on the list; apply the software evaluation methodology discussed earlier
in the text. As your evaluation criteria, use cost (weight ⫽ 5), ease of use (weight ⫽ 3),
and support services (weight ⫽ 2).
c. Complete the XBRL tutorial developed by KPMG, which you’ll find at www.us.kpmg.com/
microsite/xbrl/train/86/86.htm . Prepare a summary of what you learned to discuss in class.