Guide from AICPA, Red Cross and NEFE Helps Victims Regain Financial Balance
Tips on regaining financial balance in the days following a disaster, from Disaster Recovery: A Guide to Financial Issues published by AICPA, American Red Cross, and National Endowment for Financial Education
Published on June 25, 2008
AICPA Offers Free Consumer Webcast on Paying for College
The Personal Financial Planning Section of the American Institute of CPAs and the profession’s 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy program will host a consumer webcast on Monday, August 26, to provide tips on planning for higher education. The webcast is free and open to the public.
Published on August 23, 2013
Tips on Recovering Financially From a Disaster
Disasters take an enormous emotional and financial toll on victims. Here are some tips on regaining financial balance in the days following a disaster from Disaster Recovery: A Guide to Financial Issues, published as a public service by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Red...
Published on February 07, 2010
AICPA Media Center FAQs About Fair Value Accounting
Fair Value Basics are explained in this FAQ, with information as to what FVS is, why it is important today, what FASB is, information on mark-to-market, and more.
Published on February 25, 2010
AICPA Series of Explainers for Fiscal Cliff Tax Topics Available
The American Institute of CPAs has developed a “Fiscal Cliff Series” that provides a brief, objective and non-partisan fact sheet on each of the following tax topics
Published on December 07, 2012
AICPA Supports GASB Vote to Improve Pension
The American Institute of CPAs supported the vote today by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board to improve existing standards for pension accounting and financial reporting for state and local employers, as well as governmental pension plans.
Published on June 26, 2012
CGMA Survey CFOs, Finance Teams Putting Reputation Ahead of Profit
CFOs and other finance leaders around the world are putting corporate reputation first, with more than three quarters, 76 percent saying their organizations are prepared to lose profit in the short term to protect their images over the long term.
Published on August 01, 2013
Ex-FASB Chair Robert Herz Examines Financial Reporting Challenges in New Book
Former Financial Accounting Standards Board Chairman Robert Herz writes about standard setting and financial reporting challenges of the past decade.
Published on April 19, 2013
AICPA Survey Just 17% of Young Adults Check Bank Accounts Daily
Three times as many young adults check their social media accounts daily as check their bank accounts, according to the results of a national telephone survey conducted for the American Institute of CPAs by Harris Interactive in recognition of National Financial Literacy Month
Published on April 25, 2012
AICPA Calls for Uniform Standard Governing Payment of State Taxes for Employees Working in More than One State
Congress should adopt a uniform national standard governing withholding and payment of state income taxes for employees who work in more than one state, Barry Melancon, president and CEO of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, said in a Nov. 15 letter to members of the House Judiciary Committee
Published on November 16, 2011