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Atkinson to Address Educators

State Board Report December 2008 Should a candidate be able to take the Uniform CPA Examination when he or she has 120 hours of education and then wait until 150 hours are obtained to be licensed? NASBA’s study of that question will be discussed by NASBA Vice Chair Billy Atkinson at the February 8, 2009 meeting…

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Texas Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 11/25/08

November 25, 2008 Dear Ms. Axisa: The Texas State Board of Public Accountancy considered the NASBA draft report of the 120/150 Education and Licensure Requirements for the CPAs at its July 24, 2008, meeting. Discussion centered on the impact a change from the 150-hour education requirement to a reduced 120-hour requirement to be eligible for…

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101st Annual Sees Road Less Traveled

State Board Report November 2008 “Great success comes when you take a different path – the path that has not been laid out yet,” President David A. Costello told the 101st NASBA Annual Meeting, held October 26‐29 in Boston. The meeting drew representatives from 52 state accountancy boards, including 132 delegates, 34 associates, 50 administrative…

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FSA Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 11/10/08

November 10, 2008 Federation of Schools of Accountancy comments on NASBA 120/150 discussion paper “Education and Licensure Requirements for Certified Public Accountants: A Discussion Regarding Degreed Candidates Sitting for the Uniform CPA Examination with a Minimum of 120 Credit Hours and Becoming Eligible for Licensures with a Minimum of 150 Credit Hours” See Full Document:…

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Education and Licensure Requirements for CPAs Draft Paper – November 2008

November 2008 Adoption of the 150-hour requirement was not done in haste. The quest for the 150-hour education requirement goes back to the time when NASBA was called the Association of CPA Examiners and the American Institute of Accountants (AIA) was still not a part of the AICPA. The requirement was brought about by many…

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120/150 Hours Draft as of November 2008

November 4, 2008 Adoption of the 150-hour requirement was not done in haste. The quest for the 150-hour education requirement goes back to the time when NASBA was called the Association of CPA Examiners and the American Institute of Accountants (AIA) was still not a part of the AICPA. The requirement was brought about by…

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Education Committee re: 120/150 Hours 11/2008

November 2008 In November 2008, NASBA issued a discussion draft (the Draft) reporting research it conducted to explore and research the implications of allowing CPA candidates to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination with a minimum of 120 credit hours. The stated impetus for the study was the increasing number of states changing their requirements…

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Kentucky Society Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 11/1/08

November 1, 2008 This document contains a letter from the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants to David Costello with comments regarding the “120 Credit Hour Option to Sit for the CPA Exam with Mandatory 150 Credit Hour License Eligibility.” See Full Document:Kentucky Society  Response on 120/150 Hours Draft November 2008

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IBOE Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 10/22/08

October 22, 2008 This document contains a letter from the Illinois Board of Examiners (IBOE) to NASBA in regards to NASBA’s discussion paper, “A Discussion Regarding Degreed Candidates Sitting for the Uniform CPA Examination with a Minimum of 120 Credit Hours and Becoming Eligible for Licensure with a Minimum of 150 Credit Hours,” dated June…

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AICPA Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for Certified Public Accountants Draft 10/21/08

October 21, 2008 The Pre-Certification Education Executive Committee (PcEEC) of the AICPA  comments on NASBA’s discussion paper, “Education and Licensure Requirements for Certified Public Accountants: A Discussion Regarding Degreed Candidates Sitting for the Uniform CPA Examination with A Minimum of 120 Credit Hours and Becoming Eligible for Licensure with a Minimum of 150 Credit Hours.”…

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