Data Point 64,000



Students graduating with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting in the 2006–07 school year, the largest number in the 36 years the Institute has been tracking this data.

Source: The AICPA,


6 key areas of change for accountants and auditors

New accounting standards on revenue recognition, leases, and credit losses present implementation challenges. This independently-written report identifies the hurdles that accounting professionals face and provides tips for overcoming the challenges.


How tax reform will impact individual taxpayers

Amy Wang, a CPA who is a senior technical manager for tax advocacy at the AICPA, answers to some of the most common questions on how the new tax reform law will impact individual taxpayers.