AICPA Letter Supports Financial Literacy for Youth
The CPA Advocate: April, 2013. The AICPA's National CPA Financial Literacy Commission recommended to a Senate panel that financial education begin in elementary school.
Published on April 30, 2013
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 October 10, 2007
AICPA Thanks IRS for Adopting Its Safe Harbor Recommendation on Spousal Waivers for CRTs
The AICPA expresses its appreciation to the IRS for suspending the spousal waiver requirement for charitable remainder trusts under section 664.
Published on March 22, 2006
AICPA Urges IRS to Clarify Form 990 Instructions
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants has urged the IRS to clarify its instructions on three lines of Form 990, which is the form filed by organizations that are exempt from federal income tax. The AICPA's June 15, 2006 comments request further clarification of several parts of Form 990: lines
Published on June 21, 2006
AICPA Comments on DOL Participant Directed Accounts
These AICPA addresses the Department of Labor (DOL) fiduciary requirements for disclosure in participant-directed individual account plans.
Published on September 05, 2008
AICPA Asks IRS to Modify Form 990 Instructions
On March 31, 2006, the AICPA asked the IRS to clarify instructions for line 75c of Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax, believing the language to be too broad, risking unintended consequences. This document poses a number of questions regarding how the instructions apply to various common
Published on April 13, 2006
AICPA Comments on IRS Proposed Regulations on Employee Stock Purchase Plans
AICPA commends the Treasury/IRS's effort to develop a comprehensive set of rules governing stock options issued under an employee stock purchase plan, but also asks for clarification on consistency rules for various terms and explanations to other issues.
Published on September 24, 2012
AICPA to Congress Allow More Accounting Students to Qualify for H-1B Visas
The CPA Advocate: July, 2013. The Senate amendment would have added accounting to the bill’s definition of mathematics; the fight will continue in the House.
Published on July 18, 2013
AICPAs Tax Reform Center
Tax reform will affect all taxpayers and practitioners - come to the AICPA for regular updates and learn what is happening and what the AICPA is proposing to shape this important debate. Resources include articles, links to legislative initiatives and white papers.
Published on December 11, 2014
AICPA Comments on Form 990 Redesign
June 4, 2004. This AICPA letter to the acting director of the IRS Exempt Organizations Division makes suggestions for redesigning Form 990.
Published on June 20, 2005