Tag Archives: Draft

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 Discusses 120/150 Hours Draft

State Board Report February 2009 The NASBA Board’s January 16 meeting included a spirited discussion of the 120/150 hour education draft paper on NASBA’s Web site. While Board members held varying views on whether or not candidates should be permitted to take the Uniform CPA Examination upon completing 120 hours of education, or if 150 hours…

Gerald Searfross Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 1/5/09

January 5, 2009 Gerald Seafross, retired partner from Deloitte & Touche and professor of Emeritus of Accounting fro the University of Utah, responds NASBA’s discussion paper titled “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 (120- HOurs…

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…

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…

Advisory Committee on the Auditing Profession: Draft Final Report

September 26, 2008 This document contains the Draft Final Report of the Advisory Committee on the Auditing Profession to the U.S. Department of the Treasury. See Full Document:Draft Final Report