If you are an AICPA member, you would have recently received an email like this one:
“…[The AICPA’s] governing Council has authorized an online member ballot on a proposal by the AICPA and The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) to create a new association representing the entire accounting profession, while preserving the membership bodies of both organizations. I encourage you to vote “yes” on this important member ballot, which opens on April 18.
The proposal builds on the foundation that the AICPA and CIMA put in place in recent years—the Global Management Accounting Principles, the CGMA Competency Framework derived from conversations with employers around the world, and the AICPA|CIMA Competency and Learning website.
The AICPA’s Board of Directors, governing Council, Business and Industry Executive Committee, and Government Performance and Accountability Committee have endorsed the proposal; and 51 state societies have passed resolutions of [Read More...]