Statement on Standards in Personal Financial Planning
Published on February 23, 2015
AICPA Urges Immediate Congressional Action on Tax Extenders
...provisions that expired at the end of 2013 and the six tax provisions that expire at the end of 2014 is necessary in order to avoid further distortions in financial reporting, prevent unnecessary delays in the
Published on September 25, 2014
Estate Tax Provisions in the Presidents Fiscal 2013 Budget Proposals
This page includes a discussion on the President's fiscal 2013 budget tax proposals regarding estate taxes, including the proposal on intentionally defective grantor trusts.
Published on April 03, 2013
AICPA Comments to Financial Accounting Standards Board on Possible Concerns With FASB 109 and Foreign Sales Corporation/...
Submitted to the Financial Accounting Standards Board, AICPA submits comments concerning the accounting treatment of the 2004 proposed extraterritorial income regime (ETI) replacement legislation
Published on June 21, 2005
AICPA Supports GASB Action to Improve Pension Accounting Standards
The AICPA Advocate: August, 2012. The AICPA endorsed the GASB's June 25 vote to improve existing standards for pension accounting and financial reporting for state and local employers, as well as governmental pension plans. The GASB released the new standards on Aug. 2, which will be effective in 2013 and
Published on August 15, 2012
AICPA Expert Panel Discusses Pension Standards Implementation with GASB
The CPA Advocate: September, 2013. AICPA's State and Local Government Expert Panel flagged accounting and auditing issues it thinks will arise as two new GASB pension standards are implemented.
Published on September 05, 2013
IRS and AICPA Discuss 2015 Tax Filing Season Issues
The CPA Advocate: August, 2014. IRS officials predict a tough tax filing season because of budgetary constraints, new health insurance and foreign bank reporting rules and delayed Congressional action on tax extenders.
Published on August 27, 2014
History of the 7th Edition of the UAA
In May 2014, the AICPA and National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) released the 7th edition of the Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA). The UAA is an "evergreen" model licensing law developed to provide a uniform approach to regulation of
Published on May 27, 2014
Links to Tax Patent Information
Useful links on tax patent information, including resources from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, The Tax Adviser, Fortune Magazine and various blogs and messageboards.
Published on September 19, 2014
AICPA Cheers as Congress Moves One Step Closer to Protecting Tax Strategies
The patent reform bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on June 23 is an important victory for U.S. taxpayers and the AICPA.
Published on June 30, 2011