Tag Archives: NASBA

NASBA Praises the FAF’S Outreach

Financial Accounting Foundation Reaches Out to Financial Information Users on Standard Setting for Private Companies NASHVILLE, TN, October 4, 2011– The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA)  has praised the regulatory vigor demonstrated by the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF), as it reached out to hear from users of financial information in its recent…

Comprehensive, Multi-Year Strategies Key to NASBA’s Organizational Success

Author: David Costello, CPA, NASBA President and CEO
Posted: September 1, 2011

International Exam Rollout – A New Chapter: Part III

Author: Ken Bishop, NASBA Executive Vice President and COO
Posted: August 26, 2011

International Exam Rollout – A New Chapter: Part II

Author: Ken Bishop, NASBA Executive Vice President and COO
Posted: August 24, 2011

Allen Sees Boards Under Attack

State Board Report July 2011 The way the State Boards are regulating accountancy is under attack from three fronts, NASBA Legal Counsel Noel Allen told the Regional Meetings. First there have been over a dozen cases this year where the respondent to a Board’s action has challenged the Board’s authority. Second, there have been legislative…

President’s Memo: A Great Balancing Act

State Board Report July 2011 “You’ll get mixed up, of course,As you already know.You’ll get mixed upWith many strange birds as you go.So be sure when you step.Step with care and great tactAnd remember that Life’sA Great Balancing Act.Just never forget to be dexterous and deft.And never mix up your right foot with your left.”(Excerpt…

NASBA Sells PCS Subsidiary

State Board Report July 2011 On June 16, 2011, a Pennsylvania-based private equity group, along with management investors Mark Setash and Jeff Blake, acquired all the outstanding common stock of NASBA’s 100 percent owned subsidiary, Professional Credential Services. PCS was established in 1999 in order to allow NASBA to service Boards of Accountancy in states…

International Exam Rollout – A New Chapter: Part I

Author: Ken Bishop, NASBA Executive Vice President and COO
Posted: August 22, 2011

Exposure Draft – Statement on Standards for CPE Programs

September 12, 2011 The Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs (Standards) is published jointly by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) to provide a framework for the development, presentation, measurement, and reporting of CPE programs. The Standards were last revised in…

NASBA Comments on IRS Notice 2011-61 8/17/11

August 17, 2011 In response to the IRS’ Notice 2011-61 requesting feedback, NASBA provided commentary highlighting the experience and expertise of its National Registry of CPE Sponsors. Launched in 1990, the National Registry lists providers who meet standards recognized and jointly developed by NASBA, its member state boards of accountancy and the American Institute of…