Tag Archives: May 2008

Progress Reports from the Mobility Task Force and ALD Task Force, Ken Bishop, 5/25/08

May 25, 2008 Score Card for 2008 24* States with mobility passed or in place 11** States with 2008 Bills introduced 35 States have legislation passed or introduced 12 State BOAs have voted to support mobility 47 States in place, introducing Bills, or voting to support 4 States with first steps (OK and GA quid…

IQAB Renews Agreement with CICA & IMCP

State Board Report May 2008 At a time when NAFTA is being carefully scrutinized, the accounting profession is making the agreement work. Representatives from the Canadian, Mexican and US governments were on hand to see the April 17 signing of the renewal of the professional mutual recognition agreement (PMRA) of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants,…

CPT Launches Newsletter

State Board Report May 2008 Volume 1 Number 1 of Ethics Matters, a quarterly newsletter, has been published by the NASBA Center for the Public Trust. The Spring 2008 issue contains highlights from the CEO Leadership Forum, that CPT cosponsored with the Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management in February, and from the Second Annual Auditing…

Compliance Assurance Committee Seeks Transparency

State Board Report May 2008 The NASBA Compliance Assurance Committee (CAC) is continuing to monitor the American Institute of CPAs’ Facilitated State Board Access (FSBA) initiative, CAC Chair Mark P. Harris (LA) reported at the NASBA Board’s April meeting. The program is designed to increase transparency by giving state boards direct access to the peer…

Model Education Rules Approved

State Board Report May 2008 Revisions to Section 5 of the Uniform Accountancy Act Model Rules were unanimously approved at the April 18 meeting of the NASBA Board of Directors, held in Alexandria, VA. The revisions had been worked on for several years by the NASBA Education Committee, including the development of exposure drafts and…