Category Archives: Announcements and News

IFRS 15 Will Not be Tested Before January 1, 2016

August 12, 2014 The AICPA, under the governance of its Board of Examiners (BOE), continually monitors the emerging standards of the profession and their eligibility for testing on the Uniform CPA Examination (“CPA Exam”). According to BOE policy, pronouncements are eligible for testing on the CPA Exam in the testing window beginning six months after…

Georgia State Board of Accountancy Seeking Executive Director

July 17, 2014 Duties & Responsibilities The Georgia General Assembly created the Georgia State Board of Accountancy in 1908 for the purpose of protecting the public welfare by providing for the regulation of the practice of public accountancy and the certification of those who are entitled to engage in this practice. The Board has the…

Schedule Early for the Fall 2014 Testing Window

July 14, 2014 The Fall 2014 testing window begins on October 1 and ends on November 30. This year, the Fall testing window for the Uniform CPA Examination will not be extended to accommodate the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S., which falls on Thursday, November 27, 2014. NASBA, the AICPA and Prometric strongly recommend that…

2014 Q3/Q4 Score Release Timeline

NASBA Performing System Maintenance June 26-29

June 2, 2014 In order to provide you with faster and more efficient service, NASBA is performing system upgrades and important maintenance that will cause our systems to be down from Thursday, June 26, through Sunday, June 29. We expect to have all systems restored and functioning at 8 a.m. (CDT) on Monday, June 30.…

Seventh Edition of Uniform Accountancy Act and Model Rules Now Available

May 20, 2014 The Seventh Edition (May 2014) of the Uniform Accountancy Act and the Model Rules are now available. The two major changes contained in this edition of the UAA are (1) the revised definition of “attest” and (2) a CPA firm mobility provision. In conjunction with firm mobility, there is also a new…

NASBA Chair Johnson Featured in CPAFocus

May 20, 2014 NASBA Chair Carlos Johnson, CPA, Ed.D., was recently featured in CPAFocus, the magazine of the Oklahoma Society of CPAs (OSCPA). In the article, Johnson discusses what it was like to grow up in Wilson, Okla., a small town boasting a population of about 1,700 people. In addition to sharing insights gained as…

Compliance Assurance Committee Releases 2011-13 Report on NPRC

May 2, 2014 Below are links for the 2012 and 2013 annual reports on the AIPCA Peer Review Program. The purpose of these Annual Reports on Oversight (Report) is to provide a general overview; statistics and information; the results of the various oversight procedures performed on the AICPA Peer Review Program (AICPA PRP); and to…

NASBA to Undergo System Maintenance May 9

May 2, 2014 NASBA will perform system maintenance on May 9, 2014, between the hours of 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. (CDT). Our websites will not be available during this maintenance period. We apologize in advance for the inconvenience.

CPT Announces Winners of 2014 National Video Competition