AICPA Urges IRS to Allow Small Businesses to Protect Private Information in Electronic Files Requested for Audit
In a letter this week, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants urged the IRS to work with small business owners to safeguard private data included in electronic accounting software records that the IRS may request as part of an examination. The electronic records might contain private information about clients unrelated
Published on March 31, 2011
G. Peter Wilson Earns AICPA Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award
G. Peter Wilson, Ph.D., a professor of accounting at the Carroll School of Management at Boston College is the 2010 recipient of the Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants...
Published on May 23, 2010
AICPA and XBRL US Announce Launch of XBRL US GAAP Certificate Program
To address market demand for comprehensive and intensive training on XBRL reporting, the American Institute of CPAs and XBRL US launched the XBRL US GAAP Certificate Program .
Published on July 09, 2013
A How-To Guide for Transforming CPA Firms Through Technology
...Institute of CPAs has recently published “10 Steps to a Digital Practice in the Cloud: New Levels of CPA Firm Workflow Efficiency,” a how-to guide written by two accounting tech experts on the ways tech-savvy accounting practices compile, analyze and deliver financial data for clients
Published on August 06, 2012
AICPA Contracts NACVA To Develop Course For CPA Forensic Credential Exam
The AICPA has engaged the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts to develop a course to help CPAs prepare for the qualifying exam for the Certified in Financial Forensics credential.
Published on August 31, 2010
Digital CPAs Accounting Professionals and the Cloud
According to a survey released at the Digital CPA: 2012 CPA2Biz Cloud User Conference the majority of CPAs say they have a role in technology adoption for their clients.
Published on December 05, 2012
Report How the Cloud Changes the Game for CPAs Offering Client Accounting Services
The cloud is reinvigorating client accounting services for small and midsize businesses, and CPA firms that want to take advantage of this trend need to help their clients embrace digital technologies, according to Geoffrey Moore...
Published on December 06, 2012
AICPA Names Former Corporate Communications Executive and CNBC Editor and Reporter, Gil Nielsen, as Director of Media Re...
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is pleased to announce that it has named Gil Nielsen as director of media relations. Gil joins the AICPA with years of experience as a corporate communications executive and as an award winning broadcast journalist.
Published on March 07, 2011
CPAs Increasingly Asked to Address Information Technology Challenges for Clients
Certified Public Accountants are increasingly being asked to solve information technology problems for clients and prospective clients, according to the 2010 Top Technology Initiatives Survey by the AICPA.
Published on June 04, 2010
North American Accounting Professionals See Data Oversight as Top Priority for Technology
Data oversight is the top technology priority for CPAs, according to the 2013 North American Top Technology Initiatives Survey, which polled respondents from the AICPA and CPA Canada.
Published on May 06, 2013