Ban the Box legislation
Testimony by Kathryn Wylde, President and CEO of Partnership for New York City, before the Committee on Civil Rights of the New York City Council regarding Intro 318 ("The Fair Chance Act
Published on December 08, 2014
AICPA Provides Positive Feedback to GASB on Government Combinations Proposal
The CPA Advocate: August, 2012. The AICPA commented favorably on GASB’s exposure draft, but urged clarification on the meaning of “service continuation.”
Published on August 15, 2012
D.C. CPA Mobility Bill Advances
The CPA Advocate: October, 2011. The D.C. Council’s approval of mobility legislation on Sept. 20, 2011 means CPAs with valid licenses in other states could be granted practice privileges in D.C. in 2012.
Published on October 13, 2011
California State Resources and Contact Information
California state resources in the areas of accountancy, government, study, and taxes.
Published on October 16, 2014
Comprehensive Advocacy List for State and Local
This is a comprehensive listing of the advocacy related issues and AICPA comments regarding state and local taxation.
Published on May 20, 2013
New York Becomes 48th State to Enact CPA Mobility Statute
The CPA Advocate: September, 2011. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a CPA mobility bill in August 2011 making New York the 48th state to ease the granting of practice privileges to out-of-state CPAs from substantially equivalent states.
Published on September 08, 2011
More than 400 AICPA Leaders Meet with Federal Lawmakers to Stress Need for Taxpayers Financial Literacy
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. AICPA Council member visited Capitol Hill to discuss two new AICPA resources to help taxpayers better understand not only their own fiscal health, but also that of the US government.
Published on June 13, 2012
AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon Hosts Discussion with SEC Commissioner Daniel Gallagher
The CPA Advocate: December, 2014. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Commissioner Daniel Gallagher participated in a discussion with AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon, CPA, CGMA, at the AICPA’s Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments in Washington, D.C. on December 8.
Published on December 18, 2014
AICPA Monitoring PCAOB Forums for Auditors of Smaller Broker-Dealers
The CPA Advocate: August, 2012. The AICPA continues to advocate for a final PCAOB rule requiring inspections of auditors of clearing, carrying and custodial broker-dealers because these broker-dealers directly handle investor funds.
Published on September 20, 2012
State Tax Tribunals
This is the AICPA paper on state tax tribunals. It was developed as a resource to state CPA societies as the various states consider this issue.
Published on July 20, 2012