Earn Free CPE Credit


AICPA members can catch up on their CPE by volunteering to pilot-test new AICPA self-study courses. For information or to register, visit CPEcentral ( www.aicpa.org/cpe/index.htm ) and fill out the brief online survey. When courses become available for testing, the AICPA professional development quality assurance team will e-mail volunteers information on how to earn credit.

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The IRS’s 2016 Data Book, a “hot job” of particular interest at this time of year, and insight into how executive and audit committees view the insights from financial statement audits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.