Tax Reform Studies
The AICPA Tax Section's Mission Statement includes advocating for good tax policy as one of its goals. In furtherance of that goal, the AICPA issues comprehensive and balanced studies on tax reform issues
Published on October 14, 2014
AICPA Welcomes Congressional Effort to Enhance Funding and Independence of Federal Governments Accounting Standard-Sette...
The CPA Advocate: June, 2014. H.R. 4678, introduced by U.S. Representatives James Renacci (R-Ohio) and John Carney (D-Del), would create a sustainable funding mechanism for FASAB.
Published on June 24, 2014
AICPA to Congress SEC Should Keep Investment Adviser Oversight
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. Congress should not shift oversight of investment advisers to an SRO from the SEC, the AICPA said in a letter to Congress.
Published on June 13, 2012
PCAOB Adopts Rule Creating Interim Program for Auditors of Broker-Dealers
The PCAOB recently adopted a rule to create a temporary inspection program for auditors of broker-dealers, largely ignoring calls of lawmakers and the AICPA to require inspection only of auditors of broker-dealers who handle investor funds directly.
Published on June 30, 2011
AICPA Monitoring PCAOB Forums for Auditors of Smaller Broker-Dealers
The CPA Advocate: August, 2012. The AICPA continues to advocate for a final PCAOB rule requiring inspections of auditors of clearing, carrying and custodial broker-dealers because these broker-dealers directly handle investor funds.
Published on September 20, 2012
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