Tag Archives: New York

NY Education Dept Seeks Executive Secretary

The New York State Education Department has begun an executive search for candidates to fill the role of Executive Secretary for the State Boards of Certified Public Accountancy and Certified Shorthand Reporting.  For more information, please refer to the NYSED website.

New York Makes 48

State Board Report September 2011 With New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s signature on August 17, New York became the 48th state to enact a law that provides for CPA inter-state mobility, as outlined in Section 23 of the Uniform Accountancy Act. The bill will go into effect on November 15, 2011, which will be 90…

ALD & CPA…from an Executive Director’s Perspective

Daniel J. Dustin, CPA Executive Secretary, New York State Board for Public Accountancy The Accountancy Licensee Database (ALD) is poised to become a significant tool for use by the staff of the New York State Board for Public Accountancy when licensing and regulating CPAs in New York. Today, out-of-state licensed CPAs, whose principal place of…

The Momentum is Amazing

A total of 34 states are now participating in the ALD, with more expected to join shortly. Our goal is to have 40 states (if not more) participating by the end of 2011. With the increased interest, this goal is sure to be met. Of the 34 states currently participating in the ALD, 24 states…

New York

New York State Board for Public Accountancy State Education Department Division of Professional Licensing Services89 Washington Avenue, 2nd Floor, East MezzanineAlbany, NY 12234-1000Phone: 518-474-3817 ext. 160Fax: 518-474-6375Email: cpabd@mail.nysed.gov

Three Boards Report on Dramatic Year

State Board Report November 2009 Unusual developments at the Connecticut, New York and Washington Boards were summarized for the Annual Meeting audience by David Guay (CT), Mary Beth Nelligan‐Goodman (NY) and Richard C. Sweeney (WA). Connecticut Board Executive Director Guay described his agency’s struggle for survival. “The emphasis was not on the quality of the Board’s…

David Costello Named One of Accounting’s Finest 2009

David A. Costello, CPA, President and CEO of The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), was recently named one of Accounting’s Finest for 2009 by Tennessee Business Magazine. – During his second term in office, then-mayor of Nashville Phil Bredesen and a group of Nashville ambassadors made a trip to New York City…

NY State Board Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 12/29/08

December 29, 2008 This document contains a letter from Daniel J. Dustin, Executive Secretary of the New York State Board for Public Accountancy (State Board) in response to NASBA’s Draft on, “Education and Licensure Requirements for Certified Public Accountants: A Discussion Regarding Degreed Candidates Sitting for the CPA Examination with a minimum of 120 Credit Hours…

2007: Uniform Accountancy Rules Peer Review Observations

December 10, 2007 On July 23, 24, and 25, 2007, we performed oversight procedures on the New York State Society of CPA’s administration of the AICPA Peer Review Program. An oversight visit is designed to evaluate and enhance the peer review program and includes testing the administering entity’s compliance with administrative procedures established by the AICPA…