Tag Archives: 2007

Physicians’ Group Sues Medical Board

Physicians’ Group Sues Medical Board: Action Protests Anonymous Complaints Used Against Doctors AUSTIN, (Houston Chronicle (KRT) Via Thomson Dialog NewsEdge) December 27 — A national physicians’ group has filed a federal lawsuit against the Texas Medical Board accusing it of using anonymous complaints to intimidate and retaliate against doctors. The Association of American Physicians and…

Annual Report on Oversight of AICPA Peer Review Program

June 30, 2007 This document contains a letter from the Mississippi State Board of Public Accountancy in regards to an oversight of the AICPA Peer Review Program. See Full Document:Annual Report Oversight of AICPA Peer Review

Best Place To Work 3 Years in a Row!

NASHVILLE, TN (December 11, 2007) – The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) was chosen as one of the “Best Places to Work” in Nashville, TN. This is the third consecutive year that NASBA has won this prestigious Nashville Business Journal award. Led by President and CEO, David Costello, NASBA creates a positive,…

David Costello’s Statement Letter to the Department of Treasury

This Regulatory Model qualifies individuals for public practice that have 1)met specific minimum educational requirements; 2)demonstrated ability by passing a thorough uniform examination; 3) obtained appropriate experience under the supervision of others; 4) maintained current competency  through continuous education; and, 5) compiled with rigorous on-going regulatory processes that emphasize quality assurance. This Testimony highlights the…

Letter of Comment to SEC from NASBA 11/13/07

November 13, 2007 NASBA comments to the SEC on the “Concept Release on Allowing U.S. Issuers to Prepare Financial Statements in Accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards.” This process allows the best and most desirable characteristics of both accounting systems to be incorporated into a single set of converged accounting principles. Convergence will facilitate the…

Minutes of the 100th Annual Business Meeting

October 30, 2007 Minutes of the 100th Annual Business Meeting. A duty called Annual Business Meeting of the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, Inc., was held at the Hyatt Regency Maui in Maui, Hawaii, on Tuesday, October 30, 2007. See Full Document:Minutes of the 100th Annual Meeting

David Costello Statement, 10/25/07

October 25, 2007 Chairman Carper, Senator Coburn, and Members of the Subcommittee, the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) appreciates the opportunity to offer comments relating to the President’s Council on Integrity and Efficiency (PCIE) report titled National Single Audit Sampling Project (Report). Our testimony today will focus on the role of NASBA…

David Costello’s Statement Letter to the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management 10/25/07

October 25, 2007 This document contains a statement from David Costello to the United States Committee on Homeland Security Government Affairs (Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security). The document below focuses on the role of NASBA and State Boards of Accountancy (StateBoards) as integral parties of the regulatory process, provide comments…

Improving the CPA Exam Questionnaire

October 2007 The AICPA Board of Examiners (BOE) is embarking on a multi-year project to improve the Uniform CPA Examination. The contemplated changes are outlined in the questionnaire that follows. Detailed explanations are provided in the attached “Improving the Uniform CPA Examination” document. Please take the time to read this document before you complete the…

AICPA Peer Review Program Oversight Model

October 2007 The information in the Peer Review Oversight Model was gleaned from the AICPA Peer Review Program Oversight Handbook, Seventh Edition; copyright 2002 by the AICPA. References to (#) are to exhibits in the Handbook. The first two components are performed by the AICPA Peer Review Board Oversight Task Force members and / or AICPA staff. The…