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 Tells IRS Tax Preparer ID Plan and Stricter Ethics Requirements Will Help Protect Taxpayers, But Warns Changes Cou...
...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 08, 2010
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The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, founded in 1887, is the world’s largest association representing the accounting profession, with nearly 377,000 members in 128 countries. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting; membership is also available to accounting students
Published on July 30, 2012
Obtaining the CGMA Designation A Global Perspective
What’s the Certified Global Management Accounting (CGMA) designation all about—and how can hit help you? Several young CPAs discuss how the CMGA provided a boost to their career, improved their knowledge, and positioned them for additional opportunities in their companies.
Published on September 06, 2013
AICPA Media Relations Contacts
Phone and email contact information for members of the press to reach the AICPA media relations team for information or to schedule an interview with AICPA staff.
Published on October 07, 2013
U.S. CPA License Increases International Employment Options for Japanese Accountants
Results from an AICPA/NASBA survey of Japanese U.S. CPA candidates hows that the CPA license is perceived to empower people to better tap opportunities in an increasingly globalized Japan.
Published on January 30, 2013
AICPA, NASBA, and Prometric Announce Successful Launch of New Uniform CPA Examination
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, and Prometric today launched the new Uniform CPA Examination, called CBT-e, which includes for the first time questions on International Financial Reporting Standards among other sweeping and significant changes.
Published on January 05, 2011
Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Awards
The AICPA Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Awards recognizes full-time college accounting professors who excel as educators and who have achieved national prominence in the accounting profession.
Published on September 18, 2013
Congressional Committee Checks In on Registered Tax Preparer Program
While tax professional communities offered diverging opinions of the registered tax return preparer (RTRP) program to a congressional subcommittee, all agreed on one thing—the IRS made a significant effort to listen.
Published on July 29, 2011
Uniform CPA Examination FAQs - Content, Structure, and Delivery
Frequently asked questions about exam content, structure, and delivery. Find out who makes policy decisions for the Uniform CPA Examination and much more
Published on August 01, 2013