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Good Reads – Summer 2011

It was pure providence that I didn’t like the first two books I started reading for this column. Because I had named this column “Good Reads,” I believed I was obligated to continue my search for books that I could recommend. I finally found Join the Club, How Peer Pressure Can Transform the World, by…

Written on June 1, 2011 at 8:57 am, by

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Texas

Texas State Board of Public Accountancy 333 GuadalupeTower III, Suite 900Austin, TX 78701-3900Phone: 512-305-7800Fax: 512-305-7854Email: executive@tsbpa.state.tx.us

Written on May 27, 2011 at 9:28 am, by

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NASBA Elects New Board Members at Annual Meeting

NASHVILLE, TN (November 19, 2009) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) elected a new slate of board members at its 102nd Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, November 1-4, 2009. Billy M. Atkinson, CPA, of Houston, Texas, acceded to the position of Chair for 2009-2010. Atkinson previously served as vice chair and…

Written on November 19, 2009 at 4:28 pm, by

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NASBA Amicus Briefs for TX Board and PCAOB

State Board Report November 2009 NASBA’s Legal Counsel Noel Lee Allen has submitted amicus briefs in support of the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (see NASBA Web site for complete text of both). The major issue in the Texas case was the Board’s ability to discipline CPAs…

Written on November 9, 2009 at 9:15 pm, by

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NASBA Amicus Texas Board

October 02, 2009 NASBA develops the Uniform Accountancy Act’s Model Rules. NASBA, along with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), jointly prepares and promotes the Uniform Accountancy Act. NASBA also supports its member boards with briefs in state and federal courts. Other states have comparable accountancy laws to those of Texas, and which have…

Written on October 2, 2009 at 4:37 pm, by

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NASBA Board Approves NZICA MRA

State Board Report August 2009 A mutual recognition agreement with the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants was approved by the NASBA Board of Directors at their July 17 meeting in Avon, Colorado. This brings the total to six such agreements developed by the NASBA/AICPA International Qualifications Board (IQAB) and recommended to the State Boards…

Written on August 6, 2009 at 1:50 pm, by

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Texas Comments on Education and Licensure Requirements for CPA Draft 11/25/08

November 25, 2008 Dear Ms. Axisa: The Texas State Board of Public Accountancy considered the NASBA draft report of the 120/150 Education and Licensure Requirements for the CPAs at its July 24, 2008, meeting. Discussion centered on the impact a change from the 150-hour education requirement to a reduced 120-hour requirement to be eligible for…

Written on November 25, 2008 at 8:36 pm, by

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26th ED Conference Held in Austin, TX

State Board Report April  2008 Accountancy board executive directors from 376 jurisdictions were present at the 26th NASBA Annual Conference for Executive Directors and State Board Staff, March 2- 5 in Austin, TX, the city in which the first such conference was held. The executive directors exchanged advice on dealing with common board issues. Mobility legislation…

Written on April 12, 2008 at 2:36 pm, by

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13th Annual Legal Counsel Conference Speaker Information

March 2-4, 2008 This document contains information about each person who spoke at the 13th Annual Legal Counsel Conference in Austin, TX in 2008. See Full Document:13th Annual Legal Conference Speaker List

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13th Annual Legal Counsel Conference Participants

March 2-4, 2008 This document contains a list of people who participated in the 13th Annual Legal Counsel Conference in Austin, TX. See Full Document:13th Annual Legal Counsel Conference Participants

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