Revenue and Profitability Growth on Rise for CPA Firms, AICPA-CPA.com Survey Finds
Most CPA firms reported solid gains in revenue and profitability over the past fiscal year, and are taking steps to become more innovative in practice management, according to the latest MAP survey by the American Institute of CPAs and its subsidiary, CPA.com.
Published on October 24, 2016
Ernie Almonte Honored with AICPA Gold Medal Award
Former AICPA chairman of the board Ernie Almonte awarded AICPA Gold Medal for Distinguished Service.
Published on October 23, 2016
Andrew Miskin Named First Chair of Association of International Certified Professional Accountants
Andrew Miskin, the current president of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, has been named the first chair of the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, the new global accounting organization to be formed early next year by the AICPA and CIMA.
Published on October 21, 2016
AICPA Announces Graduates of 2016 Leadership Academy
The 37 graduates of the 2016 AICPA Leadership Academy are announced.
Published on October 19, 2016
AICPA Comments on Proposed Changes to FBAR Filing Requirements
he AICPA has submitted comments to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Internal Revenue Service and Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) regarding proposed changes to the filing requirements for FinCEN Form 114, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR).
Published on October 18, 2016
AICPA Lays Out Recommendations to IRS Regarding Guidance to Implement New Centralized Partnership Audit Regime
The American Institute of CPAs has submitted more than 40 specific recommendations to the IRS to consider when drafting the necessary administrative guidance to implement the new partnership audit rules.
Published on October 07, 2016
Running Out of Money Is Top Retirement Concern, Says AICPA Survey of Financial Planners
AICPA survey of financial planners explores issues clients face when planning for retirement. Issues include running out of money, lifestyle changes and healthcare issues. The survey also explores the issues of dementia and diminished capacity.
Published on October 06, 2016
Four Undergraduate/Graduate Accounting Students Receive AICPA/Accountemps Scholarship Award
2016-2017 AICPA/Accountemps scholarship recipients honored by AICPA.
Published on October 05, 2016
AICPA ENGAGE to Feature Shark Tanks Kevin OLeary and Google Executive Abigail Posner
The AICPA and AAM announced general keynote speakers for AICPA ENGAGE, its six-conferences-in-one event.
Published on October 03, 2016
AICPA to IRS Modify Proposed ITIN Application and Renewal Process
The American Institute of CPAs has recommended to the IRS that it modify the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) application and renewal process as outlined in IRS Notice 2016-48, which was issued to implement the ITIN provisions in the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH Act).
Published on September 28, 2016
AICPA and State CPA Societies Partner to Enhance High School Accounting Education
AICPA and state CPA societies are partnering to expand a program designed to increase the number of educators ready to teach higher level high school accounting courses.
Published on September 28, 2016
AICPA Congratulates House on Passing Mobile Workforce Bill
Statement by Barry C. Melancon, president and CEO of the AICPA, in reaction to passage by the U.S. House of Representatives of H.R. 2315.
Published on September 23, 2016
AICPA Provides Guidance to Accounting Profession on Cyberattack Costing Companies Billions
The FBI says business email compromise attacks have resulted in actual or attempted theft of $3.1 billion globally.
Published on September 21, 2016
AICPA Proposes Criteria for Cybersecurity Risk Management
In an important step toward helping businesses and organizations report on their cybersecurity risk management efforts, the American Institute of CPAs' Assurance Services Executive Committee is exposing two sets of criteria for public comment.
Published on September 19, 2016
New Report Details CPA Professions Progress in Enhancing Audit Quality
The American Institute of CPAs has issued a report detailing the past year’s activities and accomplishments as part of its Enhancing Audit Quality (EAQ) initiative.
Published on September 13, 2016