AICPA Letter to SuperCommittee on Deficit Reduction
In this letter to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction the AICPA discusses various principles of good tax policy based on our four Tax Policy Concept Statements which we believe can frame any discussion of tax...
Published on October 19, 2011
AICPA Opposes Joint Tax Committee Self-Employment Tax Proposals to Help Close the Tax Gap
The AICPA opposed proposals made by the Joint Tax Committee that would expand the self-employment tax base as part of an effort to close the tax gap
Published on June 15, 2007
Accounting Standards Executive Committee Comment Letter
...The Accounting Standards Executive Committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AcSEC) has reviewed the Exposure Draft of the proposed FASB Statement, Accounting for Transfers of Financial Assets, an amendment of FASB...
Published on July 11, 2011
AICPA Written Testimony on Committee on Ways and Means Hearing on Fundamental Tax Reform
The AICPA submitted written testimony on the Committee on Ways and Means Hearing on Fundamental Tax Reform on January 20, 2011. We urged the Committee to consider the AICPA's Guiding Principles of Good Tax Policy; Guiding...
Published on April 17, 2012
CPAs Count! Make Your Voice Heard on Capitol Hill.
The AICPA PAC is the profession’s political action committee. This describes frequently asked questions about the AICPA PAC
Published on July 30, 2013
Testimony to Special Committee on Aging Savings Removing Obstacles for Businesses
The document contains Testimony to Special Committee on Aging Savings Removing Obstacles for Businesses
Published on March 04, 2015
AICPA Financial Reporting Executive Committee Comment Letter on FASB Proposed ASU, Disclosure of Certain Loss Contingenc...
The Financial Reporting Executive Committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FinREC) offers comments on the FASB’s July 20, 2010, Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Disclosure of Certain Loss Contingencies (the Exposure...
Published on July 11, 2011
Accounting and Financial Reporting Positions and Comment Letters
The Financial Reporting Executive Committee (FinREC) has issued the following comment letters to communicate its views and positions on accounting and financial reporting proposals issued by standard setters, such as FASB, GASB, and the...
Published on February 23, 2015
House and Senate Bills to Curb Patent Trolls Include AICPA Recommendations
The House Judiciary Committee on November 20 voted to send H.R. 3309, the Innovation Act, to the full House. The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, meanwhile, introduced comparable legislation, S. 1720...
Published on November 26, 2013
Statement submitted to Committee on small business U.S. House of Representatives Public hearing IRS oversight and tax co...
Statement submitted to Committee on small business U.S. House of Representatives Public hearing: IRS oversight and tax compliance - April 1, 2009
Published on April 23, 2010