Recent Changes to Professional Standards Literature Effective Dec. 15
As the Dec. 15 effective date of several new standards rapidly approaches, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is providing accountants with an updated source containing all current AICPA standards so they can stay up to date on...
Published on December 09, 2010
Robert Mednick Receives Prestigious Sempier Award At the World Congress of Accountants
Robert Mednick is the recipient of the Sempier Award presented every four years by the International Federation of Accountants.
Published on November 08, 2010
Chairmen of PCAOB, FASB and IASB Will Address AICPAs SEC and PCAOB Conference December 9-11
The AICPA holds its annual conference on SEC-PCAOB developments on Dec. 9-11
Published on December 02, 2013
AICPA SEC-PCAOB Conference - December 5-7, 2011
December 5-7, 2011, Washington D.C. Gain insight into the financial regulatory outlook for U.S. public companies from key SEC, PCAOB, FASB and IASB policymakers via live venue, video simulcast or internet.
Published on November 29, 2011
Chairmen of PCAOB, FASB and IASB Will Address AICPA SEC-PCAOB Conference Dec. 3-5
Gain insight into the financial regulatory outlook for U.S. public companies from key SEC, PCAOB, FASB and IASB policymakers at the American Institute of CPAs’ premier national Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments, Dec. 3-5.
Published on November 20, 2012
AICPA Offers Guidance on New Clarified Auditing Standards
The AICPA's new clarified auditing standards take effect next month, and the organization offers a wealth of materials to get practitioners up to speed on the transition
Published on November 28, 2012
AICPA Supports Bill to Narrow Definition of Municipal Advisor - Measure Preserves Investor Protections
The American Institute of CPAs yesterday sent a letter to members of the House Committee on Financial Services in support of a bill that would narrow the definition of “municipal advisor,” without weakening protection for investors. The Financial Services Committee is expected to mark up the bill, H.R. 2827, on
Published on September 12, 2012
Online Tool Simplifies Risk Assessment for Financial Statement Audits
To help make financial statement audits more effective and efficient, the AICPA has developed the online Audit Risk Assessment Tool, which zeroes in on potential risk areas and offers step-by-step guidance.
Published on April 11, 2013
AICPA Honors Alan R. Einhorn With Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award
Alan R. Einhorn, CPA, is the recipient of the 2012 Arthur J. Dixon Memorial Award, the highest award given by the accounting profession in the area of taxation.
Published on November 06, 2012
AICPA Welcomes Introduction of House Legislation Exempting Valuation Specialists from Fiduciary Status
statement by Barry C. Melancon, CPA, CGMA, president and CEO of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), in reaction to the introduction of H.R. 2041, legislation to modify the definition of fiduciary under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to exclude appraisers of employee stock ownership plans:
Published on May 21, 2013