Latest American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Stories

2013-05-15 23:33:40

The Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA) — The MACPA, representing its 9,000 members will be introducing four new innovative collaboration technologies on May 17th at MACPA's Innovation Summit at Martin's West. The technologies include ThinkTank by Group Systems, Inc., Conferences.io, Flybits, and MACPA´s members-only Groups platform. Towson, MD (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The Summit theme of Innovation, Connection, and Collaboration is designed to showcase...

2013-04-17 23:04:21

Reaffirms position as leader in the financial services industry through security and compliance. Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) April 17, 2013 ACH Federal, an automatic clearing house and merchant services provider that partners with financial institutions to grow their cashless payments business, has achieved the Service Organization Controls 3 (SOC3) Certification for maintaining effective controls during the period July 1, 2012, through December 31, 2012. This endorsement designates the company...

2013-03-23 23:03:54

A-lign recognizes the value of industry membership and participation in trade conferences. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 A-lign CPAs and A-lign Security are committed to being on the forefront of industry trends. Part of their commitment includes maintaining current memberships in leading organizations within different industries. With many of their clients in the records and information management services industry, A-lign concluded it was a necessity to become a part of the PRISM...

2013-02-07 23:02:58

Top thought leaders gather to discuss leading cloud technologies and how to best serve the accounting profession now and into the future Bloomington, IN (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 RootWorks, the accounting profession´s premier membership-based education organization, today announced that its CEO, Darren Root, CPA, CITP, CMGA, was chosen to participate in the recent AICPA/CPA2Biz SaaS Executive Round Table event in New York. This select group of experts gathered to review today´s...

2013-01-11 05:02:46

AIS Network, a leading provider of fully managed enterprise-class hosting, today announced its completion of its semi-annual SOC 1 Type II audit. This certification attestation verifies that AISN has the proper internal controls and processes in place to deliver high-quality hosting services to its clients. Reston, VA (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 AIS Network, a leading provider of fully managed enterprise-class hosting, today announced that it has completed its semi-annual SOC 1 (Service...

2012-12-07 05:01:43

E. Cohen and Company, CPAs, a full-service CPA firm in the Washington DC Area serving government contractors, nonprofit organizations, professional service companies and other industries with audit, tax and business advisory services for over 20 years, announces an expansion of its Washington DC Area presence through the merger of the accounting firm of Michael A. Kane Chartered Accountants, effective January 1, 2013. The merger brings growth, depth of expertise and a broader array of...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'