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Published on May 18, 2010
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 September 21, 2012
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
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 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 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
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
Government Contractors Get Delay in 3 Percent Withholding
The CPA Advocate: May, 2011. The IRS has granted temporary relief from a 3% government contractor withholding law, but the AICPA still supports repeal.
Published on May 27, 2011
Estate Tax Provisions in the Presidents Fiscal 2013 Budget Proposals
This page includes a discussion on the President's fiscal 2013 budget tax proposals regarding estate taxes, including the proposal on intentionally defective grantor trusts.
Published on April 03, 2013