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VIDEO: Billy Atkinson, Former NASBA Chair, Discusses Progress of the PCC

Author: Thomas Kenny, NASBA Communications Director
Posted: December 17, 2013

PCC, IFAC and AICPA Panelists Address Standards

State Board Report November 2013 The importance of vetting, objective experts and responsiveness to the needs of financial information users was stressed by the participants in a panel on standard setting that brought together Public Company Council Chairman Billy Atkinson, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Vice President Charles E. Landes and International Federation of…

NASBA Leaders Make “Accounting Today” Top 100

September 10, 2013 NASBA congratulates President and CEO Ken L. Bishop, NASBA Chair Gaylen R. Hansen, CPA, former NASBA Chair and current Private Company Council (PCC) Chairman Billy M. Atkinson, CPA, and David A. Vaudt, CPA, Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Chairman and Past Chair of NASBA, for being named to Accounting Today‘s Top 100…

PCC Holds First Meeting

State Board Report January 2013 Private Company Council Chairman Billy M. Atkinson called to order the inaugural meeting of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s new advisory group on December 6, 2012 in Norwalk, CT. Created to improve the standard-setting process for private companies, the PCC will initially be focusing their attention on: consolidation of variable…

Former NASBA Chair Atkinson Marks ‘Cultural Change’ in Standard-Setting

January 10, 2013 Private company stakeholders have never been in a better position to have their concerns addressed in the standard-setting process, according to Billy Atkinson, the chair of the new Private Company Council and former Chair of NASBA: “We have the wind in our sails.” The council was created by the Financial Accounting Foundation…

FAF Picks Atkinson and Rubin for PCC

State Board Report October 2012 Two NASBA Past Chairs, Billy M. Atkinson, CPA, and Diane M. Rubin, CPA, have been selected by the Financial Accounting Foundation’s (FAF) Board of Trustees to serve on the new Private Company Council. Mr. Atkinson has been named as chair of the new body, that will work with the Financial…

Former NASBA Chair Atkinson Named PCC Chair

Financial Accounting Foundation Appoints Members To Newly Created Private Company Council NORWALK, CT (September 19, 2012) –The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) today appointed the chair and members of the Private Company Council (PCC). The PCC is a new body that will work with the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to…

FAF Roundtables Conclude

State Board Report March 2012 The Financial Accounting Foundation on March 1 completed its series of four roundtable sessions to solicit public comments about its “Plan to Establish the Private Company Standards Improvement Council,” released in October 2011. NASBA was one of the three parties that sponsored the Blue Ribbon Panel on Standard Setting for…

Houston CPAs to Honor Past NASBA Chair

Houston CPAs to Honor Past NASBA Chair Publication: Accounting TodayPublished: February 14, 2012Author: Daniel Hood The Houston CPA Society will honor past NASBA chair Billy Atkinson and his wife Donnelle as honorary co-chairs of its 2012 Scholarship Extravaganza fundraising event. See Full ArticleHouston CPAs to Honor Past NASBA Chair

Is Another Standard Setter Needed?

State Board Report July 2011 While many have conceded that private company issues have festered in the background of the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s policymaking, how this should be changed was debated at NASBA’s Regional Meetings. Billy Atkinson (TX), NASBA Past Chair and a member of the FAF/AICPA/NASBA Blue Ribbon Panel on Private Company Standard…