Tag Archives: National Registry of CPE Sponsors

IRS Picks NASBA Registry as Accrediting Agency

State Board Report January 2012 Everyone who is required to take the Internal Revenue Service’s Registered Tax Return Preparer competency exam is also required to complete 15 hours annually of continuing education, including three hours of federal tax law updates, two hours of ethics and 10 hours of other federal tax law. The IRS has…

IRS OKs NASBA as Accredited Tax Education Provider

Publication: Accounting Today Published: December 19, 2011 NASBA and the National Registry of CPE Sponsors have been approved by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a qualified accrediting organization under the IRS Registered Tax Return Preparer program. They are the first to receive qualified accrediting status. See Full ArticleIRS OKs NASBA as Accredited Tax Education Provider

NASBA, National Registry of CPE Sponsors Receive IRS Accreditation

Announcement Marks First Organization to Receive IRS Qualified Accrediting Status NASHVILLE, TN (December 19, 2011) – The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, Inc. (NASBA) announced today that NASBA and the National Registry of CPE Sponsors have been approved by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a qualified accrediting organization under the IRS Registered…

CPE Comments Due December 1

State Board Report November 2011 Comments on the revised “Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education Programs” (Uniform Accountancy Act Appendix B) should be sent to jluttrull@nasba.org by December 1, stated CPE Advisory Committee Chair Ted Lodden (IA) at the Annual Meeting. The exposure draft, originally released on August 15, 2011, can be found here.…

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…

NASBA Offers IRS Recommendations on Approval Process for Continuing Education Providers

Author: Maria-Lisa Caldwell, Esq, NASBA General Counsel and Director of Compliance Services
Posted: August 17, 2011