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  • Joanne S. Barry, CAE, Selected Outstanding Association Executive

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Apr 3, 2012
    Joanne S. Barry, CAE, Executive Director of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) has been named this year’s Outstanding Association Executive by the New York Society of Association Executives. Barry will receive her award at the association’s Annual Synergy Awards Luncheon and Celebration of Community Service on April 18th in New York City.
  • NYSSCPA Statement on the Budget

    By:
    Joanne Barry, CAE, Executive Director
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    Mar 30, 2012
    I would like to commend New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers for passing a budget that for the second year in a row will be implemented on time and comes closer to putting New York State on solid financial footing.
  • NYSSCPA Announces Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 29, 2012
    Judges for the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards met today and selected the following winners for awards to be presented on May 1 at an awards luncheon in New York City. These awards recognize reporters from the national and local press who contribute to a better understanding of business topics. All submitted entries submitted were published in 2011.
  • NYSSCPA Recommends Revisions to Proposed Revenue Recognition ASU

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 28, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) has recommended revisions in its response to a proposed revenue recognition accounting standards update released by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and International Accounting Standards Board (IASB).
  • Buffalo CPA Honored with NYSSCPA Special Recognition Award

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 27, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) will present Joseph M. Falbo, Jr., CPA, of Grand Island, with its Special Recognition Award on May 10 at the Society’s 115th Annual Election Meeting and Dinner at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. Falbo is a tax partner at Tronconi Segarra & Associates LLP in Buffalo.
  • Plainview CPA Stephen P. Valenti Selected for NYSSCPA Distinguished Service Award

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 26, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) will honor Stephen P. Valenti, CPA, of Plainview, with the Distinguished Service Award on May 10 at the Society’s 115th Annual Election Meeting Dinner at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. The Distinguished Service Award is given to CPAs who have set themselves apart as Society leaders and provided outstanding service to the NYSSCPA and the profession through dedicated service, contributions to publications, public service and other activities.
  • Monroe CPA Tracey J. Niemotko Honored with NYSSCPA Dr. Emanuel Saxe Outstanding CPA in Education Award

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 26, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) has announced the selection of Tracey J. Niemotko, JD, CPA, CFE, of Monroe, for its Dr. Emanuel Saxe Outstanding CPA in Education Award.
  • NYSSCPA Honors George Foundotos with Distinguished Service Award

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 23, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) will present George Foundotos, CPA, of St. James, with the Distinguished Service Award on May 10 at the Society’s 115th Annual Election Meeting Dinner at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. The Distinguished Service Award is given to CPAs who have set themselves apart as Society leaders and provided outstanding service to the NYSSCPA and the profession through dedicated service, contributions to publications, public service and other activities.
  • NYSSCPA Stresses Need for Enhanced Communication Standards between Auditors and Audit Committees

    By:
    Lois Whitehead, Public Relations Manager
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    Mar 6, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) voiced its support of new proposed requirements issued by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) that would enhance communications between Auditors and Audit Committees, but also suggested several key changes to the proposal.
  • NYSSCPA Supports New Guidance on Principal versus Agent Analysis

    By:
    Lois Whitehead
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    Feb 16, 2012
    The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) detailed its support of new guidance related to Principal versus Agent Analysis in its Feb. 10 comment letter to the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB).