What is the Uniform Accountancy Act
The Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA) is an "evergreen" model licensing law endorsed by the AICPA and NASBA that provides a uniform approach to regulation of the accounting profession. The UAA provides...
Published on March 02, 2012
State Boards of Accountancy General Information
The state Boards of Accountancy are regulatory agencies that are responsible for administering the uniform CPA examination, licensing of certified public accountants (CPAs) and CPA firms, regulating the public accounting practice, continuing professional education, and peer review. Find out more
Published on October 24, 2013
History of CPA Mobility
AICPA information page on the history of CPA mobility
Published on October 16, 2014
CPA Mobility Information
Practice mobility for CPAs is the general ability of a licensee in good standing from a substantially equivalent state to gain practice privilege outside of their home state without getting an additional license in the state where they will be serving a client or an employer.
Published on March 22, 2012
Education Tax Incentives Are Too Complicated, AICPA Tells Congress
The CPA Advocate: August, 2012. Consolidating credits and deductions, creating uniform definitions and coordinating phase-outs would help simplify the tax code, the AICPA said
Published on August 15, 2012
House Passes Bill Establishing National Standard for State Income Taxes on Nonresident Employees
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. Passage of the Mobile Workforce bill is a a critical step forward toward establishing a uniform national standard governing the withholding of state income taxes for nonresident employess
Published on June 13, 2012
AICPA Provides Informal Feedback on the Draft 2015 OMB Compliance Supplement
The CPA Advocate: February, 2015. The comments focused on OMB’s incorporation of the new OMB Uniform Guidance for Federal Awards into the Supplement
Published on February 24, 2015
A Conversation with AICPAs Mark Peterson
The CPA Advocate: December, 2014. AICPA Senior Vice President of Congressional & Political Affairs Mark Peterson discusses the profession’s legislative agenda for the upcoming Congress and the importance of member advocacy...
Published on December 18, 2014
State CPA Societies Help Move AICPA-Backed Mobile Workforce Bill through House Committee
State CPA societies with members of Congress serving on the House Judiciary Committee added their voices to the AICPA’s and helped win the committee’s approval of a bill that would set a uniform national standard for non-resident state income tax withholding
Published on January 09, 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...
Published on October 23, 2014