Latest American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Stories

2011-05-31 21:44:00

ROYAL OAK, Mich., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Center One, an enterprise class data center in Royal Oak, MI, completed its SAS (Statement on Auditing Standards) 70 Type II audit this past January and immediately moved onto preparing for the new set of standards developed by the AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants). It's par for the course these days at Liberty as the company's management finds itself in continuous motion. "Between the explosive growth we've...

2011-05-20 07:00:00

Technology Leader Named Director of Product Strategy NEW YORK, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CPA2Biz, the technology subsidiary of the AICPA, has named Gregory L. LaFollette, CPA.CITP, to the position of director of product strategy.

2011-04-21 06:00:00

Rise of Groupon, LivingSocial and other coupon sites require increased focus on financial priorities, National CPA Financial Literacy Commission says NEW YORK, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the past year, 23 million Americans -- 10 percent of the adult population -- purchased a coupon from an online site such as Groupon or LivingSocial, according to a survey conducted for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants by Harris Interactive, reflecting a burgeoning "deal...

2011-03-14 16:20:00

LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NSBN LLP (www.nsbn.com), Certified Public Accountants and Business Consultants in Beverly Hills, announces Sharey Wang, Partner, is a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP), a certification from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

2011-03-12 00:00:28

SysTrust and WebTrust audit and assurance services, also known as Trust Services, are a broad-based set of principles and criteria put forth jointly by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA).

2011-02-15 08:00:00

CPAs Advise Companies to Manage Risk while Boosting Productivity NEW YORK, Feb.

2011-02-10 08:59:00

CLEVELAND, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantage Agora, a global provider of back-office support services and custom IT solutions, today announced that it has achieved the Statement of Auditing Standards No.

2011-01-27 00:03:05

SAS 70 is being replaced by an entirely new AICPA reporting platform called Service Organization Control (SOC) reports, which utilizes the SSAE 16 standard and AT Section 101 as its underlying framework for reporting.

2011-01-19 08:54:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroz Friedberg, LLC, the digital risk management and investigations firm, today announced significant enhancements to its Business Intelligence and Investigations (BI&I) practice, including an expansion of the offering into California.

2011-01-11 00:00:44

SSAE 16 vs. SAS 70 and the changes that are coming for reporting on controls at service organizations is a hot topic these days in the accounting profession. After almost 19 years of service, SAS 70 is effectively being replaced by SSAE 16.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.