Category Archives: Press Releases

NASBA Releases 2013 CPA Examination Statistics

Annual publication features enhanced reporting and statistical data from the 2013 Uniform CPA Examination. NASHVILLE, TENN., (February 6, 2014) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) announces the release of the 2013 Uniform CPA Examination Candidate Performance Book.  This year’s publication features comprehensive statistical data from all four (4) testing windows of…

CPT Honors Jim Owen for Leading with Integrity

NASBA CPT Launches Ethical Leadership Certification Program

NASBA Presents Prestigious Awards to Three Leaders in Accounting

Diane M. Rubin, CPA, Andrew L. DuBoff, CPA and Richard C. Sweeney, CPA honored for their contributions to NASBA, Boards of Accountancy and the accounting profession. NASHVILLE, TENN., (November 13, 2013) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual awards—the William H. Van Rensselaer…

NASBA Announces New 2013-14 Board Appointments

NASHVILLE, TENN., (November 13, 2013) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) is pleased to announce new appointments to its 2013-2014 Board of Directors. The new members were installed into office during NASBA’s 106th Annual Business Meeting, held on October 29. Carlos E. Johnson, CPA, Ed. D., of Oklahoma City, Okla., acceded…

CPT to Bestow McChesney with “Being a Difference” Award

National Ethics Organization to Present North Platte Businessman, Robert C. McChesney, CPA, with Prestigious Being a Difference Award NASHVILLE, TN (November 5, 2013) – The NASBA Center for the Public Trust (CPT) will bestow a 2012-13 Being a Difference Award to Robert C. McChesney, CPA, owner/managing partner of McChesney Martin Saghorn, P.C., of North Platte,…

NASBA Announces 2013 Accounting Education Research Grant Recipients

NASHVILLE, TENN., (August 22, 2013) – The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) is pleased to announce the recipients of its Accounting Education Research Grants Program. Three grants, totaling $24,500, will be awarded to faculty and postdoctoral researchers as they advance research on educational issues impacting Certified Public Accountants (CPA), the public accounting…

NASBA Names New Chief Information Officer

Cheryl Farrar Brings More Wealth of IT Knowledge to the Association NASHVILLE, TENN (July 25, 2013) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) has named Cheryl Farrar as Chief Information Officer (CIO). Previously, Farrar acted as interim Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to NASBA preceding her full-time appointment. Farrar brings more than 15…

NASBA and AICPA Pledge Cooperation on Private Company Financial Reporting Frameworks

NASHVILLE, TN and NEW YORK (JULY 15, 2013) —The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) have issued the following joint statement: “The AICPA and NASBA have a shared belief that current Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) may not always meet the needs of small private businesses…

NASBA Applauds Progress of Private Company Council

NASHVILLE, TN (JULY 9, 2013) —The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) today congratulated the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) on their timely release of three proposals offering acceptable alternatives under U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for private companies in response to stakeholder concerns. “We applaud and congratulate the Financial Accounting Foundation…