AICPA Calls for Improvements to IRS Examination Program to Relieve Taxpayer Burdens
The American Institute of CPAs has raised a number of concerns with the Internal Revenue Service about the burden its correspondence audit program places on taxpayers selected for examination, Patricia Thompson, the chair of the AICPA Tax Executive Committee, told the IRS Oversight Board at a meeting today
Published on February 28, 2012
Online Tool Simplifies Risk Assessment for Financial Statement Audits
To help make financial statement audits more effective and efficient, the AICPA has developed the online Audit Risk Assessment Tool, which zeroes in on potential risk areas and offers step-by-step guidance
Published on December 21, 2012
AICPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference Examines Federal, State and Local Government Fiscal Issues
The AICPA Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference examines federal, state and local government fiscal issues
Published on August 05, 2013
Continuous Monitoring is Crucial Feature of AICPAs Peer Review Concept
The AICPA's "Peer Review Program for the Future" would replace the current method of reviewing outdated audit information with a "real time" monitoring tool that detects problems and allows an audit firm to self-correct problems before the engagement is...
Published on December 19, 2014
AICPA to Host Inaugural National Audit Committee Forum
The AICPA will hold its first National Audit Committee Forum on July 29 - 30 in Washington, D.C
Published on July 07, 2010
Accounting Doctoral Scholars Teaching First College Classes This Semester
The AICPA is pleased to announce the first wave of graduates from the Accounting Doctoral Scholars Program
Published on December 04, 2013
AICPA Employee Benefit Plans Accounting, Auditing and Regulatory Update Conference, Dec. 4-5
Join Timothy D. Hauser, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Program Operations of the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) at the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and Ian Dingwall, EBSA’s Chief Accountant, for a discussion about the latest standards and regulations governing audits of employee benefit plans. Mikio S. Thomas, Senior Tax
Published on December 01, 2014
AICPA Reacts to PCAOBs Standards for Audits of Broker-Dealers
...Barry C. Melancon, CPA, CGMA, president and CEO of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), in response to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s (PCAOB) action related to audits of broker-dealers
Published on October 10, 2013
Financial and Tax Regulators Discuss Not-for-Profit Sector Issues at AICPA Conference, June 20-21, Marriott Wardman Park...
Financial and Tax Regulators Discuss Not-for-Profit Sector Issues at AICPA Conference, June 20-21, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC
Published on June 17, 2013
CAQ and AICPA Issue Member Alert Highlighting Regulatory Changes Applicable to Audits and Attestation Reports of Brokers...
The Center for Audit Quality and AICPA have issued a member alert outlining regulatory changes that are applicable to audits and attestation engagements of brokers and dealers and futures commission merchants, including those...
Published on May 12, 2014