AICPA Issues Proposed Content and Skill Specifications Update For Uniform CPA Examination
AICPA releases a draft outlining content updates for the CPA exam. Updates include increased emphasis on ethics and more in-depth descriptions of the skills necessary for entry-level CPAs and inclusion of the International Financial Reporting Standards for the first time
Published on May 06, 2008
AICPA Tells IRS Tax Preparer ID Plan and Stricter Ethics Requirements Will Help Protect Taxpayers, But Warns Changes Cou...
...to require a unique identification number for all paid U.S. tax preparers with penalties and ethics requirements will improve the competence and ethics of non-CPA tax preparers but a proposal to provide an IRS exam risks confusing the
Published on May 06, 2010
AICPA Media Relations Contacts
Phone and email contact information for members of the press to reach the AICPA media relations team for information or to schedule an interview with AICPA staff.
Published on March 18, 2013
U.S. CPA License Increases International Employment Options for Japanese Accountants
Results from an AICPA/NASBA survey of Japanese U.S. CPA candidates hows that the CPA license is perceived to empower people to better tap opportunities in an increasingly globalized Japan.
Published on January 25, 2013
AICPA, NASBA, and Prometric Announce Successful Launch of New Uniform CPA Examination
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, and Prometric today launched the new Uniform CPA Examination, called CBT-e, which includes for the first time questions on International Financial Reporting Standards among other sweeping and significant changes.
Published on January 05, 2011
AICPA Tells IRS Changes Needed to Proposed Regulations To Regulate Tax Preparers and Practice before the IRS
The AICPA laid out changes it believes the Internal Revenue Service should make to proposed regulations that would regulate tax return preparers and amend rules governing practice before the IRS
Published on October 08, 2010
AICPA Announces Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Awards at Spring Council
The American Institute of CPAs will honor Janet L. Colbert and Donald E. Tidrick as the recipients of the 2013 Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award. The announcement was made earlier today by Richard Caturano, CPA, CGMA, chairman of the AICPA at the Institute’s Spring meeting of Council.
Published on May 20, 2013
AICPA Outlines Plans and Perspectives on Enhancing Audit Quality
The AICPA has posted a discussion paper on its Enhancing Audit Quality initiative, designed to provide high-quality services that protect the public.
Published on August 07, 2014