AICPA Tax Chair Urges Senate to Approve Automatic Tax Relief for Victims of Natural Disasters
The CPA Advocate: November, 2014. Tax relief for victims of natural disasters should be automatically triggered when a federal disaster declaration is issued, Troy K. Lewis, CPA, CGMA testified at a November 18 Congressional hearing. The current system provides “inconsistent” tax relief, and it is not timely because Congress considers
Published on November 20, 2014
U.S. Governments Financial Statements Important Tool in Understanding Federal Fiscal Picture, Former AICPA Board Chair R...
The CPA Advocate: October, 2013. Greg Anton, CPA, CGMA, AICPA chairman of the board (2011-2012), briefed members of the Congressional United Solutions Caucus about the importance of reviewing the U.S. government’s financial statements as part...
Published on October 17, 2013
AICPA Chairman Speaks at NASBA Annual Meeting
AICPA Chairman Bill Balhoff, CPA, CGMA, CFF told attendees that working together and with others NASBA and the AICPA have helped advance the accounting profession while protecting the public interest
Published on November 26, 2013
AICPA President and CEO Barry C. Melancon, CPA, CGMA Testifies before Congress
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon testified before House Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises about pending proposals and emerging issues confronting accounting regulators and standard setters.
Published on June 13, 2012
AICPA First Stakeholder Group to Meet with New IRS Commissioner
The CPA Advocate: March, 2014. AICPA Chairman William E. Balhoff, CPA, CGMA, CFF, AICPA President and CEO Barry C. Melancon, CPA, CGMA, Jeffrey A. Porter, CPA and others met with IRS Commissioner John Koskinen in March
Published on March 31, 2014
AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon Hosts Discussion with SEC Commissioner Daniel Gallagher
The CPA Advocate: December, 2014. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Commissioner Daniel Gallagher participated in a discussion with AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon, CPA, CGMA, at the AICPA’s Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments in Washington, D.C. on December 8
Published on December 18, 2014
Freshman CPAs in Congress Committed to Bipartisanship
The CPA Advocate: March 27, 2013. The bipartisan spirit of new CPA lawmakers impresses AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon, CPA, CGMA, during visits with them on Capitol Hill
Published on March 27, 2013
AICPA Meets with Acting IRS Commissioner
The CPA Advocate: December, 2012. AICPA Chairman Richard J. Caturano, CPA, CGMA, AICPA Tax Executive Committee Chairman Jeffrey A. Porter and AICPA officials met with Acting IRS Commissioner Steven T. Miller
Published on December 20, 2012
CPA Governmental Employees Hear from AICPA Chairman at Conference
...in the audience in August for the kick-off presentation at the AICPA National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update in Washington, D.C. by AICPA Chairman Bill Balhoff, CPA, CGMA, CFF were federal, state or local government employees. His
Published on September 25, 2014
AICPA Hosts Reception for CPAs in Congress
The CPA Advocate: March 27, 2013. The AICPA hosted a reception honoring the 12 CPAs and accountants serving in the 113th Congress.
Published on March 27, 2013