AICPA Welcomes Congressional Effort to Enhance Funding and Independence of Federal Governments Accounting Standard-Sette...
The AICPA said it strongly supports the Federal Financial Statement Transparency Act of 2014, and specifically its goal of reinforcing the Federal Accounting Standards...
Published on May 20, 2014
NASBA and AICPA Pledge Cooperation on Private Company Financial Reporting Frameworks
The AICPA and NASBA will work together to develop a decision-making tool to help determine...reporting framework is suitable for individual private companies, and will also develop illustrative financial statements and disclosures to make clear those distinctions
Published on July 15, 2013
Caught in Fundraising Squeeze, Nonprofit Boards Need to Prove Their Mettle to Win Donations
Charitable giving has taken a big hit during the economic downturn, putting more pressure on nonprofit boards to prove their organizations are well run and meeting their mission
Published on September 20, 2011
AICPA Urges Congress to Keep Investment Adviser Oversight with SEC
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) today expressed its opposition to the Investment Adviser Oversight Act of 2012, which was introduced in the House of Representatives on April 25, and urged Congress to keep oversight...
Published on April 26, 2012
Private Company Financial Reporting Committee to meet Dec. 2-3 in Norwalk, Connecticut
The Private Company Financial Reporting Committee convened by the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants will meet at the FASB offices in Norwalk, CT, to address accounting issues for U.S. private companies
Published on November 30, 2010
Private Company Financial Reporting Committee to meet May 5-6 in Norwalk, Connecticut
The Private Company Financial Reporting Committee (PCFRC) convened by the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants will meet at the FASB offices in Norwalk, Conn. to address accounting issues for U.S. private companies
Published on May 02, 2011
AICPA Publishes New Attest Guidance for Reporting on Controls at a Service Organization
As companies take advantage of new technologies, such as cloud computing, and increasingly outsource functions to service organizations, these companies are requesting information and assurance that will enable them to assess and address the risks associated with an outsourced service. The American Institute of CPAs has issued new guidance that enables
Published on June 29, 2011
AICPA Announces 2011 Leadership Academy
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is pleased to announce that it has selected 34 young CPAs to participate in the Institute’s third annual Leadership Academy.
Published on August 02, 2011
Blue Ribbon Panel Addressing Standards Weighs GAAP With Exceptions And A Separate Standards Board
A majority of the blue ribbon panel addressing how U.S. accounting standards can best meet the needs of users of private company financial statements believe there is a need for a new standard-setting model that follows Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (GAAP) with exceptions for private companies
Published on October 08, 2010
AICPA to Host International Business, Accounting, Auditing and Tax Conference
...business in Mexico, China and the European Union are among the topics that will be explored at the 2010 International Business, Accounting Auditing and Tax Conference, presented by the AICPA
Published on June 16, 2010