AICPA Applauds Proposed IRS Regulations as a Necessary Step to Combat Tax-Related Identity Theft
The CPA Advocate: March 27, 2013. An IRS pilot program that allows identifying taxpayer numbers to be truncated should be made permanent as one step toward curbing taxpayer identify theft, the AICPA said.
Published on March 27, 2013
File Reference No. 1820-100 Exposure Draft of a Proposed Accounting Standard Update - Revenue from Contracts with Custo...
The Financial Reporting Executive Committee (FinREC), formerly known as the Accounting Standards Executive Committee (AcSEC), of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants comments on the Exposure Draft of the Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Revenue from Contracts with Customers (the Exposure Draft). FinREC supports the boards' overall goal
Published on July 11, 2011
AICPA 2007 Comments on Redesigned Form 990
AICPA comments on IRS re-designed Form 990. IRS plans to implement the new form, effective for 2009 filing season (2008 Forms 990).
Published on July 01, 2013
AICPA, ABA, TEI Urge More Tax Simplification Provisions for 2004
The AICPA, the American Bar Association Section of Taxation, and the Tax Executives Institute submitted this letter to the Secretary of the Treasury expressing support for simplification provisions included in the Administration's 2004 budget package.
Published on April 30, 2012
AICPA Suggests Changes to Internet Sales Tax Bill to Make Collection and Remittance Easier for Businesses
The CPA Advocate: October, 2013. The AICPA told Congress that legislation to require the payment of sales taxes on purchases made over the Internet should be modified so businesses that would have to collect and remit sales taxes to states in which they do not have a physical presence are
Published on October 16, 2013
September 30, 2010 Comment Letter on FASBs Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Accounting for Financial Instruments an...
The Financial Reporting Executive Committee (FinREC), formerly known as the Accounting Standards Executive Committee (AcSEC), of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Exposure Draft of a Proposed Accounting Standards Update, Accounting for Financial Instruments and Revisions to the Accounting for Derivative Instruments
Published on July 11, 2011
Not Giving Up on Simplification
Annette Nellen, chair of the AICPA Individual Tax Technical Resource Panel, compares the AICPA's principles for tax simplification to the solutions for complixity offered by IRS Commissioner Shulman and finds common ground.
Published on February 01, 2012
FinREC Raises Significant Concerns about FASBs Proposed Disclosure Framework
The CPA Advocate: December, 2012. The decision frameworks for FASB and the reporting entity must be "more concise, purposeful, and concrete," FinREC said in its comment letter.
Published on December 19, 2012
AICPA Comments on Eligible Property and Simplified Service Cost Method Guidance From IRS
AICPA's response 01.27.2004 to IRS' requests for comments on Simplified Service Cost Method (SSCM) under Section 263A regulations.
Published on May 20, 2013
AICPA Evaluates the International Tax Aspects of the American Competitiveness and Corporate Accountability Act
AICPA writes to the Congress evaluating the international tax aspects of the proposed H.R. 5095, American Competitiveness and Corporate Accountability Act.
Published on April 15, 2010