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    Temporary Funding Relief for Defined Benefit Pension Plans

    Article AICPA Position AICPA supports temporary funding relief for pension plans, and worked with a coalition, coordinated by the U.S. Chamber of Congress, to win the required legislative action. Background Due to the current economic crisis,
    Published on July 23, 2010

    Coalition letter to Congress

    Legislative Letters Coalition letter to Congress requesting temporary funding relief for defined benefit pension plans
    Published on February 18, 2010

    Coalition letter to President Obama

    Legislative Letters Coalition letter to President Obama requesting temporary funding relief for defined-benefit pension plans
    Published on February 18, 2010

    AICPA Meets with FASB about Uniqueness of Employee Benefit Plan Financial Statements

    Newsletter The CPA Advocate: January, 2014. AICPA employee benefit plan panels are discussing with FASB how the Board can best incorporate the consideration of employee benefit plans into its standard-setting process
    Published on January 30, 2014

    Federal Legislative and Regulatory Issues

    Federal Law This page highlights the advocacy issues in which the Congressional & Political Affairs Team is advocating on behalf of the profession, and also those issues that the team has recently followed.
    Published on March 29, 2013

    PCAOB Adopts Rule Creating Interim Program for Auditors of Broker-Dealers

    Newsletter The PCAOB recently adopted a rule to create a temporary inspection program for auditors of broker-dealers, largely ignoring calls of lawmakers and the AICPA to require inspection only of auditors of broker-dealers who handle investor funds directly.
    Published on June 30, 2011

    Employee Benefits Tax Advocacy

    Overview This section contains AICPA comment letters pertaining to legislative matters in employee benefits taxation
    Published on October 14, 2013

    AICPA Urges Congress to Make S Corporation Reforms

    Comment Letter AICPA provides written testimony before Congress in support of the Subchapter S Modernization Act of 2003.
    Published on September 28, 2012

    Professions Advocacy Scores President Signs Law Protecting Taxpayers

    Newsletter The CPA Advocate: October, 2011.  For more than five years, the AICPA and state CPA societies fought to end the patenting of tax strategies. On Sept. 16, when President Barack Obama signed the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act into law, they won their battle.
    Published on October 13, 2011

    ERISA Fiduciary Definition - Appraisers of Employee Stock Ownership Plans

    Article The AICPA believes that the U.S. DOL should implement rules that would require appraisers of ESOPs to meet minimum qualification requirements, including holding relevant credentials and training, and comply with applicable professional valuation standards.
    Published on December 30, 2013

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