March 13, 2012 Comment Letter by the AICPA Health Care Expert Panel and Investment Companies Expert Panel Regarding the ...
The AICPA Health Care Expert Panel and Investment Companies Expert Panel are pleased to offer their comments on the Exposure Draft of the Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Revenue from Contracts with Customers. This...
Published on March 14, 2012
AICPA Comment Letter to Treasury on Section 1411
AICPA Comments on REG-130507-11 relating to guidance for partnership payments under section 1411, as added by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010
Published on August 08, 2013
AICPAs Tax Accomplishments Scored
The CPA Advocate: June, 2014. Check the scorecard to see what the AICPA is doing to simplify tax compliance for taxpayers and tax practitioners.
Published on June 24, 2014
Comprehensive List of Advocacy in the Individuals Area
Comprehensive list of resources, tools and aids regarding advocacy efforts for individual taxation.
Published on November 22, 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 21, 2014
Contact sheet for information on tax advocacy team members
Published on June 19, 2014
AICPA Comments on FASB and IASB Insurance Contracts Exposure Drafts
The CPA Advocate: January, 2014. The AICPA Financial Reporting Executive Committee said it continues to support FASB’s and IASB’s efforts to either converge or more closely align U.S. GAAP with the IFRS, but believes high quality accounting standards should not be sacrificed for the sake of convergence.
Published on January 30, 2014
AICPA Participates in Congressional Roundtable to Explore How to Improve Medicare Audits
The CPA Advocate: July, 2014. Steve Stang, a CPA from North Carolina, testified at a Senate Special Committee on Aging roundtable that increasing the number of Medicare audits "will likely not significantly lower the rate of improper payment errors."
Published on July 29, 2014
AICPA Wins Repeal of 1099 Reporting Requirements
The CPA Advocate: May, 2011. AICPA's push to overturn burdensome 1099 information reporting requirements succeeded April 14 when President Obama signed H.R. 4 into law.
Published on May 27, 2011
AICPA Urges IRS to Retain Simplified Method for Charitable Remainder Trusts Calculating NIIT
Rhe CPA Advocate: April, 2014. To make complying with the net investment income tax rules less difficult, the AICPA recommended several changes to the IRS.
Published on April 23, 2014