Tag Archives: accounting

Endowment shows commitment to School of Accountancy and students

October 3, 2018
By Clif Lusk

A pair of brothers has established an endowment in Troy University’s Sorrell College of Business.

Thomas (’81) and Stephen (’83) Bedsole have created the Bedsole Endowed School of Accountancy Fund to support activities that advance the School of Accountancy.

“Stephen and Thomas, and their CPA firms, are long supporters of our accounting program and our…

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TROY students assisting local families with tax prep

February 21, 2018
By Tori Bedsole

For the sixth year, around 50 students enrolled in the Tax I and Tax II courses have been participating in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to assist low income families and senior citizens by doing their taxes for free this tax season. This year, though, the College of Business will also partnered with…

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TROY accounting students provide free tax assistance to locals in need

April 11, 2017
By Savanah Weed

Accounting students at Troy University spent the first half of their semester processing tax returns for low-income individuals and the elderly under the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

Dena Mitchell, an assistant professor in the School of Accountancy and a site coordinator for the VITA program, said TROY students in ACT 4494 and 4495 participate…

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