Tag Archives: Task Force

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…

Task Force Meets with Agencies

State Board Report April 2008 Since January, members of NASBA’s new Government Agency Referral Task Force, chaired by Ellis Dunkum (VA) and supported by Gerald Burns (OR), Dwight Hadley (NY), Laurie Tish (WA) and staff liaison Linda Biek, have met with representatives of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Government Accountability Office (GAO)…

Mobility Dominates Regionals’ Discussions

State Board Report July 2007 While the 2007 NASBA Eastern Regional Meeting was set in historic Williamsburg, VA, and the Western Regional Meeting took place in the majestic Colorado Springs, CO, both meetings found accountancy boards’ members eager to discuss the why’s and how’s of the proposed revisions to Section 23 of the Uniform Accountancy Act,…

Amended UAA Proposal Released

State Board Report February 2007 Ease of mobility for qualified CPAs coupled with automatic accountancy board jurisdiction in whichever state such a professional may practice are the twin goals of the Uniform Accountancy Act’s revisions currently out for comment. An amendment to the December 2006 exposure draft was released at the beginning of March following…

NASBA and IFAC Leaders Meet

February 2007 NASBA President David Costello and NASBA/AICPA International Qualifications Appraisal Board Chair William Treacy met with the International Federation of Accountants President Fermin del Valle and Chief Executive Ian Ball on February 16, 2007 in New York City to discuss NASBA’s relationship with the international body, which has over 150 members and associates in…