AICPA Adopts New Ethics Standard On Use Of Indemnification and Limitation of Liability Clauses
The AICPA adopted a new standard tightening ethics requirements for its members. Failure to comply with a regulator's requirements on the use of indemnification and limitation of liability provisions will be considered an act discreditable to...
Published on June 04, 2008
AICPA Tells IRS Tax Preparer ID Plan and Stricter Ethics Requirements Will Help Protect Taxpayers, But Warns Changes Cou...
The AICPA said today at an Internal Revenue Service hearing that a plan to require a unique identification number for all paid U.S. tax preparers with penalties and ethics requirements will improve the competence and ethics of non-CPA tax preparers but a proposal to provide an IRS exam risks confusing the
Published on May 06, 2010
CGMA Report Reveals Gap in Rhetoric, Reality on Business Ethics
Four out of five businesses worldwide have committed to ethical performance, but rhetoric does not always match reality, according to a new report from the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
Published on May 21, 2012
AICPA Issues Proposed Content and Skill Specifications Update For Uniform CPA Examination
AICPA releases a draft outlining content updates for the CPA exam. Updates include increased emphasis on ethics and more in-depth descriptions of the skills necessary for entry-level CPAs and inclusion of the International Financial Reporting Standards for the first time
Published on May 06, 2008
AICPA Establishes Sidney Kess Award for Excellence in Continuing Education
...Continuing Education to recognize individual CPAs who have made significant and outstanding contributions in tax and financial planning and whose public service exemplifies the CPA profession’s values and ethics
Published on May 04, 2010
Martin Shenkman Honored with 2012 Kess Award for Excellence in Continuing Education
AICPA honored Martin Shenkman, principal at Martin Shenkman P.C., with the 2012 Sidney Kess Award for Excellence in Continuing Education at its Conference on Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual in Las Vegas
Published on May 01, 2012
Gary M. Scopes Receives AICPA Medal of Honor
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) today announced the selection of Gary M. Scopes, CAE, as the recipient of the AICPA Medal of Honor.
Published on May 18, 2014
AICPA National Audit Committee Forum June 21-22 at the Mandarin Oriental, Washington, D.C.
The AICPA National Audit Committee Forum will be held June 21-22 at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Washington, D.C.
Published on June 16, 2011
AICPA Statement on Passing of Harvey Goldschmid
The AICPA issued a statement by President and CEO Barry C. Melancon on the death of former SEC Commissioner Harvey Goldschmid.
Published on February 13, 2015
Joseph Walloch of Redlands, Calif., Receives 2011 Kess Award
The AICPA today named Joseph W. Walloch, chief executive of Walloch & Associates in Redlands, Calif., the 2011 recipient of the Sidney Kess Award for Excellence in Continuing Education.
Published on May 05, 2011