Tag Archives: March 2010

44 Boards Committed to ALD

State Board Report March 2010 California is the latest state to become a fully active participant in the Accountancy Licensee Database. The other 24 jurisdictions that now have their licensee information on the ALD are: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, CNMI, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Puerto…

SEC Work Plan for IFRS Consideration

State Board Report March 2010 The Securities and Exchange Commission received more than 200 comment letters on its November 2008 “Roadmap for the Potential Use of Financial Statements Prepared in Accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards by U.S. Issuers,” including a letter from NASBA. On February 24, 2010, the SEC released a statement evidencing it…

Blue Ribbon Panel Named

State Board Report March 2010 The 18 members of the new blue‐ribbon panel on U.S. accounting standards for private companies’ financial statements have been named, including: • Rick Anderson – Panel Chairman, chairman, Moss Adams, LLP • Billy Atkinson, chair, NASBA, partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers • Daryl Buck, senior vice president and CFO, Reasor’s Holding Company, Inc.…

Exam Contract Extension Signed

State Board Report March 2010 NASBA Chair Billy M. Atkinson and President David A. Costello signed an extension of the computer‐based testing (CBT) agreement for the Uniform CPA Examination on March 4 with AICPA Chairman Robert Harris, AICPA President Barry Melancon and Prometric representatives. The new agreement extends the AICPA’s development of the Examination through…