Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday announced plans to call a special session of the Florida Legislature. The governor will ask the Legislature to provide protections to employees facing termination because of vaccine mandates.
“I’m excited to welcome LeAnne and Suellen to the governmental affairs team,” Director of Governmental Affairs Justin Thames said. “Their experience will be a tremendous asset as we work to protect the value of the CPA license during the 2022 Legislative Session and beyond.”
The FICPA is pleased to announce its Florida CPA Summit. This year’s event will be held Nov. 8-10 at the Signature Grand in Davie, outside Fort Lauderdale. The conference will also stream select sessions online for those who wish to participate from home or the office.
Florida businesses hiring independent contractors and consultants are now required to report such hiring to the Florida Department of Revenue. The purpose and intent of the law is to enhance child support compliance and enforce payments due to the custodial parents.
For this conversation, we’re joined by FICPA Diversity and Inclusion Task Force member, Marianela Collado, who hopes to use her personal experience to inspire others to pursue a career as a CPA.