Tag Archives: CPA Examination

New Online System for the Uniform CPA Examination

September 16, 2011 NASBA is excited to announce the upcoming launch of the new Uniform CPA Examination Online Application System. Through this new system, at cpacentral.nasba.org , candidates will not only be able to apply online to take the CPA Examination, but also access application information including status and payment history, import prior application data and…

International Exam Registration Successful

State Board Report July 2011 On May 2, 2011, within 60 seconds of the launch of the international examination application process allowing CPA Examination candidates to test outside the United States, the first candidate registered to take the Uniform CPA Examination in Tokyo, NASBA Executive Vice President and COO Ken Bishop announced at the Regional…

Scheduling and Navigating the CPA Examination

Dear CPA Examination Candidate: Wish you could test in this window? It’s not too late! We wanted to let you know that there are still available appointments throughout the United States and Territories for both July and August. As always, the sooner you schedule, the more likely you are to ensure that you get your…

Overview of 2011 Changes for US CPA Examination

The One True Constant – Change Earlier this year, NASBA, along with the AICPA and Prometric announced CBT-e (Computer-Based Testing evolution) which ushered in major changes to the 2011 U.S. CPA Examination (CPA Exam). In fact, once implemented – in January of this year – many within the profession recognized this as the largest transformation…

AICPA, NASBA, & Prometric Launch CBT-e

NEW YORK, N.Y. (January 5, 2011) – The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, and Prometric today launched the new Uniform CPA Examination, called CBT-e, which includes for the first time questions on International Financial Reporting Standards among other sweeping and significant changes. See Full Press Release:CBT-e Launch

NASBA Board Okays Agreements

State Board Report February 2010 The terms of NASBA’s agreements with the AICPA for extension of the computerbased Uniform CPA Examination contract and the administration of the Uniform CPA Examination outside of the United States were approved at the January Board of Directors meeting subject to final disposition of matters related to the previous agreement.…

Chair Sadler Summarizes Year

State Board Report November 2009 NASBA 2008‐09 Chair Thomas J. Sadler congratulated the State Boards, over 250 NASBA volunteers and NASBA staff on their accomplishments over the past year. He told NASBA’s 2009 Annual Meeting, that together, the Boards and NASBA had: • Increased the number of states passing mobility legislation to 45, with five…

NASBA Writes to IRS

State Board Report September 2009 The rigor comprehensiveness and validity of the Uniform CPA Examination were underscored in a letter sent August 30 by NASBA Chair Thomas J. Sadler and President David a. Costello in response to Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Doug Shulman’s call for input regarding the IRS’s proposed registration and regulation of tax…

Candidate Reports Readied

State Board Report December 2008 Candidate Performance on the Uniform CPA Examination – 2008 Edition is now available in both book and CD format. The statistical reports and commentary detail the performance of CPA candidates on the 2007 Uniform CPA Examinations. In the third full‐year of the computer-based Uniform CPA Examination, 77,196 candidates took the…

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…