Category Archives: Announcements and News

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

Former NASBA Chair Gaylen Hansen Addresses PCAOB on Auditor’s Reporting Model

April 2, 2014 The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) is in the process of posting written statements from panelists who addressed the Board’s Public Meeting on the Auditor’s Reporting Model on April 2. Panelists invited to comment included Gaylen Hansen, CPA. Hansen is the immediate past chair of the National Association of State Boards…

NASBA Earns 2014 Best in Business Award

March 27, 2014 The Nashville Business Journal was pleased to recognize the winners of its 2014 Best in Business Awards during a luncheon at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel Thursday, March 27. Among the day’s big winners was the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), who won in the Nonprofit category. The Best in…

CPT Honors Those “Being a Difference”

March 27, 2014 The NASBA Center for the Public Trust (CPT) supports and promotes ethical behavior, actions and activities within the business and professional communities. Each year, the CPT honors individuals who positively impact business with strong, ethical leadership. Through the Being a Difference Award, the CPT recognizes individuals practicing high standards of ethical, business…

NASBA Responds to $3 Million FAF Contribution

February 18, 2014 NASBA has been following the U.S. GAAP/IFRS debate for a number of years and has consistently taken a position supporting disciplined convergence, respecting that the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) should continue to be responsible for accounting standard setting in the United States. In late January, the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) issued…

NASBA Among 2014 Best in Business Finalists

Publication: Nashville Business Journal Published: February 7, 2014Author: Eric Snyder Once again, NASBA was named as one of the Nashville Business Journal’s Best in Business. The Best in Business program identifies companies that set the standard for growth, service, quality, innovation and execution of a superb business strategy. Finalists were picked by a panel of…