AICPA Survey Finances Causing Rifts for American Couples
Financial matters are the most common source of discord among American couples, prompting an average of three arguments per month, according to a national telephone survey conducted for the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) by Harris Interactive.
Published on May 04, 2012
AICPA Womens Summit to Foster Leadership Development
More than 250 participants will gather Oct. 17-18 for the Women’s Global Leadership Summit in Boston, which is already sold out. The conference is meant to address a lingering imbalance in the profession: For many years, women have represented roughly half of all new CPAs, yet only make up 21
Published on September 25, 2012
AICPA Issues Additional Guidance for CPAs Who Offer Personal Financial Planning Services
The American Institute of CPAs today released additional guidance for CPAs who offer personal financial planning services, issuing practice standards that apply the Institute’s rigorous code of professional conduct to the rapidly growing discipline. The standards build on the robust oversight of CPAs and come as clients seek advice on
Published on January 21, 2014
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 Opposes DOLs Proposed Changes to the Definition of Fiduciary
Robert Reilly, CPA, ABV, member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ Forensic and Valuation Services Committee, testified against proposed changes to the definition of 'fiduciary' at today's U.S. Department of Labor Employee Benefits Security Administration hearing.
Published on March 02, 2011
SEC Commissioner and Chairmen of PCAOB, FASB and IASB Will Address AICPA SEC-PCAOB Conference Dec. 8-10
Gain insight into the financial regulatory outlook for U.S. public companies from key SEC, PCAOB, FASB and IASB policymakers at the American Institute of CPAs’ premier Conference on Current SEC and PCAOB Developments, Dec. 8-10, 2014.
Published on December 01, 2014
AICPA Asks IRS for Guidance on Applying Carryover Basis Rules to Estates of Taxpayers who Died in 2010
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants has asked the Internal Revenue Service to issue guidance about how to apply carryover basis rules for the assets of taxpayers who died in 2010 in order to settle their estates. Basis is generally the original purchase price of an asset, such as
Published on December 07, 2010