AICPA Tax Vice President Available to Discuss Federal Tax Cuts Being Debated by Congress
Edward Karl, vice president of taxation for the AICPA, is available to discuss, either on the record or for background purposes, what taxpayers should be aware of and how they should plan as this debate continues.
Published on September 20, 2010
AICPA Recommends IRS Tax Return Preparer Competency Exam Focus on Basic Knowledge Needed to Prepare Individual Returns
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants has recommended to the Internal Revenue Service that the competency examination for prospective registered tax return preparer candidates should test the basic knowledge and skills required to assist individuals in filing accurate tax returns.
Published on July 11, 2011
10 Easy-to-Overlook Taxes Use AICPAs Total Tax Insights (tm) Calculator to Gauge Their Impact
With few Americans aware of the number and types of taxes they pay each year, the American Institute of CPAs’ Total Tax Insights calculator sheds light on the existence of 10 common taxes you may not know you’re paying.
Published on November 01, 2012
AICPA Author Everyone Needs an Estate Plan
Estate planning is not for the wealthy. It’s for everybody.
Published on March 28, 2011
AICPA Says Congress Must End Tax Uncertainty Business Planning and Administration of Tax Law at Risk
Jeffrey A. Porter, vice chair of the American Institute of CPAs’ Tax Executive Committee, today told a House Congressional panel that Congress must reach agreement as soon as possible about expiring tax provisions because the current tax uncertainty is hindering business planning by small business owners and threatening smooth administration
Published on September 13, 2012
AICPA Recommends SEC Allow Optional Adoption of IFRS by U.S. Public Companies
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants has recommended to the Securities and Exchange Commission that U.S. public companies be allowed the option of adopting use of International Financial Reporting Standards as the commission weighs a possible future framework for incorporating IFRS into the U.S. financial reporting system
Published on August 17, 2011
AICPA Statement on Proposed Exemption for Public Companies
AICPA Statement on Proposed Exemption for Public Companies with Market Values Under $75 Million From Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 Internal Controls
Published on March 05, 2010
AICPA Comments on Definition of Family Office in Proposed SEC Rule for Purposes of Exemption under Investment Advisers A...
...the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s proposed rule defining “family offices” as required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act for purposes of exemption under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940
Published on November 23, 2010
Tax Terms to Know before Tackling Your 2010 Federal Tax Return
Basic tax terms important to taxpayers filing 2010 taxes are defined. Terms include adjusted gross income, modified adjusted gross income, credits, deductions, filing status, listed property, personal exemption, tax rates and taxable income, among others
Published on December 14, 2010
2011 Tax Resources
Links to 2011 media resources.
Published on February 28, 2011