Business, Industry & Government
The AICPA provides financial managers and executives practicing in business, industry, and government with tools and resources needed to move organizations forward.
The 2019 nomination period is now open April 1 - 30 for the Outstanding CPA in Government Impact Awards (Federal, State, and Local), and the Career Contribution Award. Award recipients will be honored at the annual AICPA National Governmental Accounting and Auditing Update Conference (GAAC), August 12-13 in Washington, DC.
The quarterly AICPA Business and Industry Economic Outlook Survey is a leading indicator of U.S. economic growth and contraction based on CPA financial executives’ evaluation of corporate prospects, performance data, and first-hand knowledge of company staffing, spending and financing plans. See our latest release (March 7, 2019).
Journal of Accountancy
Sales tax proposals threaten to ensnare CPA firms
May 17, 2019
Accountants aren’t necessarily being singled out, but rather legislative and city leaders are trying to find ways to spread tax liabilities around a broader base or meet their budget needs.
IRS corrects error in Schedule D tax calculation worksheet
May 17, 2019
The IRS notified tax software companies that it had discovered an error in the Schedule D, Capital Gains and Losses, Tax Worksheet used to calculate the tax on certain capital gains that had new rates as a result of the law known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
4 key steps for auditors in assessing technology risks
May 16, 2019
The business risks associated with new technology seem almost endless. But a new resource can help auditors, management and audit committees discharge their responsibilities associated with those risks.
Management accountants serving in diverse roles, organizations and industries share insights about the value of the CGMA designation.