Business, Industry & Government
The AICPA provides financial managers and executives practicing in business, industry, and government with tools and resources needed to move organizations forward.
The quarterly AICPA Business and Industry Economic Outlook Survey is a leading indicator of U.S. economic growth and contraction based on CPA financial executives’ evaluation of corporate prospects, performance data, and first-hand knowledge of company staffing, spending and financing plans. See our latest release (December 5, 2019).
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) has presented Andy Nielsen, CPA, CGFM of Ankeny, Iowa, with its 2019 Outstanding CPA in Government Career Contribution Award!
Journal of Accountancy
Accounting profession leaders call for action against climate change
Feb 25, 2020
Accounting body leaders from across the globe issued a call for action urging accounting professionals to put the fight against climate change at the forefront of their work.
Proposed regs. issued on meal and entertainment expense deductions
Feb 24, 2020
The IRS issued proposed rules clarifying that taxpayers may generally continue to deduct 50% of the food and beverage expenses associated with operating their trade or business, despite changes to the meal and entertainment expense deduction under Sec. 274.
GASB proposes criteria for financial statement disclosures
Feb 21, 2020
GASB issued a proposed concepts statement that would establish new criteria for what state and local governments should disclose in the notes to their financial statements.
Management accountants serving in diverse roles, organizations and industries share insights about the value of the CGMA designation.