Einhorn Earns Tax Division's Distinguished Service Award
Alan R. Einhorn, vice chairman of the
AICPA Tax Executive Committee and a partner with
Deloitte Tax LLP in Washington, D.C., received the
AICPA Tax Division’s 2007–2008 Distinguished Service
The award recognizes outstanding
current contribution to the AICPA Tax Division.
Jeffrey R. Hoops, chairman of the Tax Executive
Committee, presented the award at the Tax Division’s
spring meeting in New Orleans.
“Alan was an
obvious choice for this year’s award,” said Tom
Ochsenschlager, AICPA vice president–taxation. “The
number of personal hours he dedicated to the AICPA Tax
Division this year was phenomenal.”
led a task force to help the AICPA’s efforts to change
the law Congress passed in May 2007 that raised the
tax return reporting standards for tax return
preparers to a level higher than that required of
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