Tag Archives: State Boards

President’s Memo: The “NASBA Position”

State Board Report February 2012 Back in October, I received an e-mail from our good friend Jimmy Corley, the executive director of the Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy, asking a frequently heard question: “How does NASBA, made up of multiple jurisdictions, come to a position on any particular issue of interest to the accounting…

President’s Memo: Change Your Thoughts

State Board Report January 2012 Norman Vincent Peale, the early twentieth century American clergyman, once preached the words, “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” I have been thinking a lot about change these past few months, as I prepared to accede to the position of President and CEO of NASBA. Experience with organizational…

Glover Tells Boards to Report

State Board Report November 2011 Tell every legislator you know, every year, what your Board is doing, Bucky Glover (NC), chair of NASBA’s State Board Relevance and Effectiveness Committee, urged the Boards. He presented a first draft of a model brochure his committee is developing for State Board members to distribute to their legislators to…

Michael Daggett, Inaugural Speech as Incoming NASBA Board Chairman, 10/26/10

October 26, 2010 INAUGURAL SPEECH Earlier this year, I had the privilege to address my Arizona colleagues at the Society Annual Meeting. In introducing me to the audience, the Society’s President, Cindie Hubiak, was given the arduous task of not only telling the audience who I was, but to explain what this organization called the…

Audit Fees and Engagement Discussion Paper

October 22, 2010 Monitor and evaluate the issues of the AICPA’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee (PEEC), to harmonize ethics standards of State Boards of Accountancy with other regulatory bodies, to promote the development and adoption of UAA ethics provisions uniformly among the states, and to share with state boards emerging ethics and other professional issues.…

Discussion Paper Final Uniform Independence Definition

October 22, 2010 Monitor and evaluate the issues of the AICPA’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee (PEEC), to harmonize ethics standards of State Boards of Accountancy with other regulatory bodies, to promote the development and adoption of UAA ethics provisions uniformly among the states, and to share with state boards emerging ethics and other professional issues.…

David Costello’s Statement Letter to the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management 10/25/07

October 25, 2007 This document contains a statement from David Costello to the United States Committee on Homeland Security Government Affairs (Subcommittee on Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security). The document below focuses on the role of NASBA and State Boards of Accountancy (StateBoards) as integral parties of the regulatory process, provide comments…