International Tax Advocacy
Learn about the AICPA's International Taxation Technical Resource Panel, the volunteers who assist with many of our advocacy and member service efforts in this technical area. News and Develo
Published on April 07, 2014
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Published on May 18, 2010
Tax Legislation and Policy
The AICPA has a long history of advocating for sound tax policy. This section contains: Tools to evaluate tax provisions and proposals from a tax policy standpoint; Tax reform studies to promote informed tax policy decisions;
Published on October 14, 2014
Fingerprinting too Costly and Burdensome Should Not be Only Option for Background Checks of Supervised Employees, AICPA ...
The CPA Advocate: October, 2011. The IRS should allow CPA firms to use consumer reporting agencies to screen “supervised employees” instead of using just a fingerprint test, as proposed by the IRS.
Published on October 13, 2011
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 19, 2012
AICPA Wins Repeal of 1099 Reporting Requirements
The CPA Advocate: May, 2011. AICPA's push to overturn burdensome 1099 information reporting requirements succeeded April 14 when President Obama signed H.R. 4 into law.
Published on May 27, 2011
AICPA Supports New Private Company Council Developing Framework for SMEs
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. AICPA supports FAF's planned creation of Private Company Council and is developing an OCBOA financial reporting framework for privately held small- and medium-sized enterprises.
Published on February 06, 2013
AICPA Comments on IAASBs Proposals to Improve Auditor Reporting
The CPA Advocate: October, 2012. The AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board supported a broad-based approach to improving the transparency and relevance of financial reporting that involves financial reporting standard setters, management, and those charged with governance, as well as auditors.
Published on October 17, 2012
AICPA Suggestion on Gift Card Income Wins IRS Approval
The CPA Advocate: September, 2013. The IRS has modified rules for the deferral of income from gift card sales, ass recommended by the AICPA.
Published on September 05, 2013
AICPA Encourages GASB to Remove Certain Financial Statement Elements from Conceptual Framework
The AICPA encouraged the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) to strongly consider removing the deferred outflows of resources and deferred inflows of resources elements from the Board’s conceptual framework.
Published on January 06, 2012