Now available: IRS Form 1040-X electronic filing

Major IRS milestone helps taxpayers correct tax returns with fewer errors, speeds processing IR-2020-182, Aug. 17, 2020 WASHINGTON — Marking a major milestone in tax administration, the Internal Revenue Service announced today that taxpayers can now submit Form 1040-X electronically with commercial

FICPA Announces 2020-2021 Class Of Emerging Leaders Program

FICPA takes young leaders to the next level of professional growth with enhanced leadership development experience. Tallahassee, FL – August 10, 2020: The Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) is pleased to announce Class IV of its Emerging Leaders Program.​ ​The 18 individuals

W.G. Spoor becomes 93rd Chair of Florida Institute of CPAs

TALLAHASSEE – W.G. Spoor, CPA, PFS, CGMA, and partner at St. Petersburg-based accounting firm Spoor Bunch Franz (SBF), is the 2020-21 chair of the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA), effective July 1. “W.G. is just the right leader for the FICPA, very humble and effective,” said outgoing FICPA Chair

FICPA CEO Resigns, Executive Search Begins

Chief Executive Officer Deborah Curry announced that she is leaving the FICPA after leading it for nearly nine years. Curry was appointed CEO in 2011. Curry led the FICPA through major initiatives, including governance restructuring, position-of-location strategies and sale of the Tallahassee

FICPA Diversity and Inclusion Statement

“We’re in this together” has been the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA) message to its members throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. And as our nation began confronting another pandemic, the injustices brought about by centuries of inequality, the mantra “We’re in this together” has taken on new

FICPA and Florida Bar International Tax Conference in Miami

During this month’s FICPA and Florida Bar International Tax Conference in Miami, IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig addressed 500 CPAs and attorneys and discussed how the passion among his collective “we” at the IRS can make a difference, and that he is a huge advocate for taxpayer service. Rettig shared

360 Degrees of Financial Literacy

Your Opportunity for Public Recognition The FICPA is expanding the scope of its financial literacy programs by joining the AICPA's national 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy initiative. This initiative offers the FICPA and its members a unique opportunity to improve the lives of thousands of