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Colorado State Board of Accountancy Division of Professions and Occupations 1560 Broadway Suite 1350 Denver, CO 80202 Phone: 303-894-7800 Fax: 303-894-2310 Email: dora_accountancyboard@state.co.us

Colorado Adopts 150-Hour Requirement

State Board Report May 2010 Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr., signed into law HB10‐1236 on April 21, which sets at least 150 hours of college education including a baccalaureate as a requirement for becoming a CPA. The new law also: rescinds education in lieu of experience, in connection with the 150 hour requirement; conforms experience…

AICPA Response to CO Board of Accountancy on International Standards 10/31/09

October 31, 2009 AICPA responds to the Colorado State Board of Accountancy’s letter concerning the testing of international standards on the Uniform CPA Examination. It goes on to state that the knowledge of IFRS is in a testing phase of now but the results can be found in the Final Report of the U.S. Treasury…

Colorado State Board Accountancy Draft Letter on Board of Examiners 10/7/09

October 7, 2009 In August the Colorado State Board of Accountancy received a “Preview” copy of the document named “Content and Skill Specifications for the Uniform CPA Examination” from the Board of Examiners (BOE) and a cover letter addressed to State Board Executive Directors. As noted in the letter, the Preview includes “guidance on the…

NASBA Board Approves NZICA MRA

State Board Report August 2009 A mutual recognition agreement with the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants was approved by the NASBA Board of Directors at their July 17 meeting in Avon, Colorado. This brings the total to six such agreements developed by the NASBA/AICPA International Qualifications Board (IQAB) and recommended to the State Boards…