Social Media Engagement Tips from the AICPA
Association Trends social media interview with AICPA social media and member engagement strategist Stacie Saunders
Published on June 13, 2013
AICPA Offers New Tool for Crafting Effective Client Engagement Letters
One of the keys to a successful CPA practice is defining the scope of client engagements as clearly and precisely as possible, right from the start. With that in mind, the American Institute of CPAs has developed a new online practice aid that offers customizable...
Published on November 20, 2012
Continuous Monitoring is Crucial Feature of AICPAs Peer Review Concept
...replace the current method of reviewing outdated audit information with a "real time" monitoring tool that detects problems and allows an audit firm to self-correct problems before the engagement is complete
Published on December 19, 2014
US Investors Renew Call for Audit Partner Disclosure
The Accountant, a UK publication, reported on the Council of Institutional Investors’ (CII) request that the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) include an engagement partner disclosure requirement in the scope of the PCAOB's policy standards agenda
Published on August 27, 2014
AICPA Offers Guidance on New Clarified Auditing Standards
The AICPA's new clarified auditing standards take effect next month, and the organization offers a wealth of materials to get practitioners up to speed on the transition.
Published on November 28, 2012
AICPA Publishes New Attest Guidance for Reporting on Controls at a Service Organization
As companies take advantage of new technologies, such as cloud computing, and increasingly outsource functions to service organizations, these companies are requesting information and assurance that will enable them to assess and address the risks associated with an outsourced service. The American Institute of CPAs has issued new guidance that enables
Published on June 29, 2011
AICPAs Concept Paper Proposes Transformation of Professions Peer Review Program
Unveiling a thought-provoking vision of what peer review could become, the American Institute of CPAs has issued a concept paper that seeks input on the CPA profession’s practice monitoring of the future
Published on December 15, 2014
CAQ and AICPA Issue Joint Member Alert Highlighting Independence Rules
This alert serves as a follow-up to the independence guidance provided in the CAQ and AICPA’s original joint alert (Alert #2014-6), issued May 12, 2014.
Published on November 19, 2014
Wanted CPAs Who Can Vet Outsourced IT Systems
CPAs with information technology systems expertise are finding it can lead to a beneficial new line of business when companies outsource all or part of their information technology.
Published on July 03, 2012
AICPA and SHRM Launch Workplace Leader in Financial Education Award
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Society for Human Resource Management today launched the “Workplace Leader in Financial Education Award,” the first national honor for employers who provide financial education programs that improve the personal well-being of their employees.
Published on March 29, 2011