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Tools to Answer the Question: Are You Depending on U. S. Federal Government Policies that May be Unsustainable?
(January 2016) Scott Showalter answers questions about long term projections, the debt-to-GDP ratio, the fiscal gap, and cost of delay for the FR based on GAAP established by FASAB.
Incorporating Non-Financial Metrics in Budgeting & Planning
June 20, 12:00 PM ET. This webcast can help you identify untapped potential within your organisation. Learn how budgeting and planning can be expanded to include non-financial measures and drive financial results. CGMA designation holders will earn 2 free CPE credits.
The AICPA Audit Committee Toolkit: Government Organizations, 3rd Edition The AICPA Audit Committee Toolkit: Government Organizations, 3rd Edition
The 2015 edition of this popular toolkit helps audit committees of government entities at all levels discover best practices for managing and incorporating their role within the organization.

2016 Outstanding CPA in Government Awards 

Nominations for the Outstanding CPA in Government Awards have been extended to May 15, 2016.

The AICPA Outstanding CPA in Government Awards recognize the achievements of individual CPAs employed in government at the local, state and federal levels. Through their accomplishments, award recipients and nominees demonstrate the importance and contribution of CPA skills and competencies to the effective performance of the organizations that they serve.

Impact Award Criteria

Career Contribution Award Criteria

Award recipients will be honored at the annual AICPA’s National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Conference (GAAC) in Washington, DC, in August.

The Value of the CGMA Designation 

The Value of the CGMA Designation
CGMA is the world’s largest global management accounting designation. What makes it so unique and valuable? Get the answer to that question in this two-minute video interview with AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon, CPA, CGMA.

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AICPA CFO Conference

May 5 - May 6, 2016 - New Orleans, LA - Seasoned CFOs from across the country create a superior event that provides the latest updates, innovations and anticipated trends to keep you on the cutting edge.

AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference

Jun 27, 2016 - Jun 29, 2016 - National Harbor, MD - A comprehensive forum that deals with the challenges facing nonprofit practitioners and financial executives today. You'll find out the latest information on the impact of tax, management, auditing and accounting issues pertaining to NPOs.

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