AICPA Develops Report on Civil Penalty Reform
The AICPA report on civil penalty reform calls on Congress to review the current civil tax penalty structure and consider modifications to ensure such penalties deter bad conduct without deterring good conduct or punishing the innocent
Published on March 08, 2012
FinREC Comment Letter, IFRS Foundation Monitoring Boards February 7, 2011, Consultative Report on the Review of the IFRS...
AICPA is pleased to offer its comments on the IFRS Foundation Monitoring Board’s February 7, 2011, Consultative Report on the Review of the IFRS Foundation’s Governance
Published on July 11, 2011
John P. Crowley v. Doris June Chait
Because of the Institute's historical role particularly in formulating standards relating to audits, reviews, and compilations, and the reports issued thereon, the AICPA has maintained a strong interest in the scope and bases of civil liability sought to be imposed upon auditors pursuant to those standards...
Published on September 27, 2006
AICPA Applauds SEC Staff Report Reviewing IFRS Presses for Decision
The CPA Advocate: August, 2012. The AICPA said the Security and Exchange Commission staff’s report on IFRS is a “thoughtful analysis” and urged the SEC to review the report “expeditiously” and to allow U.S. public companies the option to adopt IFRS
Published on August 15, 2012
State CPA Policymakers Meet in Chicago to Discuss New Model Attest Definition, CPA Firm Mobility
The CPA Advocate: October, 2014. Representatives from the AICPA, state CPA societies, state boards of accountancy, and NASBA discussed updated UAA language last month in Chicago at a workshop sponsored by the AICPA.
Published on October 23, 2014
Whats at Stake The CPA Profession on Federal Fiscal Responsibility
The CPA Advocate: July, 2013. During visits to Capitol Hill, members of AICPA’s governing Council encouraged members of Congress to address the nation’s deficit.
Published on July 18, 2013
AICPA Radar Tracking More than 365 Bills in 48 States
The CPA Advocate: May, 2011. Peer review, state boards of accountancy autonomy and CPA mobility are among the state legislative issues that the AICPA is monitoring
Published on May 25, 2011
AICPA Looks to 2013 State Legislative Issues to Predict 2014 Activity
The CPA Advocate: January, 2014. Taxes on professional services, threats to mobility, and the funding and structure of state boards of accountancy are key profession issues likely to be debated in state legislatures in 2014.
Published on January 30, 2014
History of the 7th Edition of the UAA
In May 2014, the AICPA and National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) released the 7th edition of the Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA). The UAA is an "evergreen" model licensing law developed to provide a uniform approach to regulation of
Published on May 27, 2014
AICPA to Congress SEC Should Keep Investment Adviser Oversight
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. Congress should not shift oversight of investment advisers to an SRO from the SEC, the AICPA said in a letter to Congress.
Published on June 13, 2012