Post-Implementation Review of FIN 48
The Financial Accounting Foundation issued its Post-Implementation Review (PIR) Report on FASB Interpretation No. 48, Accounting for Uncertainty in Income Taxes
Published on July 23, 2013
AICPA News Update - May 4, 2012
...Comment Letter on PCAOB Broker-Dealer Proposal, Regulatory Alert: SEC Independence Requirements Apply to Auditors of Nonissuer Broker-Dealers and Investment Advisers, CGMA Report Provides Guidance for Transforming the Finance Organization, TPA Issued on Compilation and Review
Published on May 08, 2012
New Compilation and Review Engagements Standard
In December 2009, the Accounting and Review Services Committee (ARSC) issued Statement on Standards for Accounting and Review Services (SSARS) No. 19, Compilation and Review Engagements (AICPA, Professional Standards), which includes the most significant changes to...
Published on November 06, 2012
Regulation of Tax Return Preparers
To improve the oversight of tax preparation by paid tax preparers, the IRS has established a registration, examination, and continuing education regime for paid tax preparers. This article discusses the general requirements under the regime and the specific rules and exceptions to the rules for CPAs.
Published on May 01, 2011
Tech Etiquette at Work How to Avoid Common Mobile Device Mistakes
Is your smartphone making you appear dumb? Learn and use these mobile phone tech-etiquette tips.
Published on January 28, 2011
AICPA News Update - September 14, 2012
In this issue: AICPA Supports Bill That Limits Definition of Municipal Adviser; Content and Structure of Auditor’s Report Under Review; AICPA Announces Newly Formed National Commission on Diversity; Free Webinars Available to AICPA Members; Catch Up on AICPA Insights
Published on September 18, 2012
AICPA News Update Vol. 14 No. 53
AICPA Outlines Concerns About Audit Firm Rotation AICPA Comments to Congress on Estate Tax Suggestions Peer Review Mentor Program Launched AICPA Annual Report for 2010-11 Now Available Announcing New Firm Resources to Build and Maintain a Thriving Practice Download 2 Free Year-End Tax and Financial
Published on December 16, 2011
AICPA News Update Vol.12 No.34
Vote on Consumer Financial Protection Agency Expected this Month, AICPA Issues Tax Penalty Reform Report to Congress, IRS, Treasury, AICPA Answers Questions for IRS Review of Tax Return Preparers, COSO Publishes Report to Improve Board ’s Role in Enterprise Risk Management Oversight
Published on June 24, 2011
A Closer Look at the IRSs Targeting of Tea Party and Other Groups for Review
In a report issued on May 14, TIGTA found that the IRS used inappropriate criteria to single out for review certain applications for tax-exempt status
Published on June 30, 2013
IRS Announces Mandatory Registration,Testing, and CPE for Return Preparers
The IRS announced plans to require all return preparers to register with the IRS and to require unenrolled preparers to pass a competency exam and meet continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.
Published on January 28, 2011