IRS Proposal to Fingerprint Certain PTIN Applicants
The AICPA submitted a letter to the IRS regarding the Service's proposal to collect fingerprints of the non-CPA staff of CPA firms who apply for a preparer tax identification number (PTIN
Published on September 15, 2011
AICPA Comments on IRS Proposal regarding Disclosure of Uncertain Tax Positions
AICPA Comment Letter of 06.01.2010 in response to IRS Announcements 2010-9, 2010-17 and 2010-30 regarding IRS proposal concerning increased reporting of uncertain tax positions (UTPs
Published on April 17, 2012
AICPA Legislative Proposal on Section 67(e) Sent to Congress - September 8, 2008
This is the September 8, 2008 AICPA legislative proposal sent to Congress regarding section 67(e) regarding trust investment expenses
Published on September 11, 2012
AICPA Legislative Proposal to Exempt from the Form 1041-A Filing Requirement of Section 6034(a) Trusts with Charitable D...
This is the 10/19/12 letter to the leadership of the tax-writing committees regarding an AICPA legislative proposal to exempt from the Form 1041-A filing requirement of section 6034(a) trusts with charitable deductions only from flow-through entities
Published on October 23, 2012
May 21, 2012 Comments on Automatic 6 Month Extension for Form 990 Series
The AICPA submitted a proposal for one automatic six-month extension for all required exempt organization returns (May 21, 2010
Published on November 06, 2012
Details on the Estate Tax Provisions in the Presidents Fiscal Year 2013 Budget
This contains the specific proposals regarding estate tax that are in the President's fiscal year 2013 budget proposal
Published on February 17, 2012
AICPA Comments on IAASBs Proposals to Improve Auditor Reporting
The CPA Advocate: October, 2012. The AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board supported a broad-based approach to improving the transparency and relevance of financial reporting that involves financial reporting standard setters, management, and those charged with governance, as well as auditors.
Published on October 18, 2012
Cash Method of Accounting Proposal
The AICPA submits a comment letter in response to the Senate Finance Committee staff's tax reform discussion draft. The AICPA strongly opposes the limitation on the use of the cash method of accounting for natural persons and non-natural persons.
Published on December 12, 2013
AICPA Opposes DOLs Proposal to Change Fiduciary Definition Affecting Business Valuation
The CPA Advocate: May, 2011. Robert Reilly, CPA/ABV testified at a Department of Labor hearing against DOL's proposed changes to the definition of fiduciary.
Published on May 25, 2011
Estate Tax Provisions in Presidents Fiscal Year 2014 Proposed Budget
A podcast on the estate planning impact of this and other provisions in the President's budget is available on the estate tax webinar page.
Published on June 04, 2013