Association executive Shelly Weir has been named President & CEO of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She will oversee the FICPA’s headquarters relocation from Tallahassee to Orlando.
WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service continues to look for ways to help people who were unable to provide their information in time to receive Economic Impact Payments for their children. As part of that effort, the Internal Revenue Service announced today it will reopen the registration period
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 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
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
“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
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
As a reminder, a 2018 law change required an online submission of additional tax information when a Florida corporate income/franchise tax return is filed for a taxable year that begins between January 1, 2018, and December 31, 2019.
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
TALLAHASSEE, FL: Florida’s best and brightest young CPAs have immense technical skills but still need experience and exposure to the people and institutions that form the business climate in Florida. To give them this opportunity, the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA) started the Emerging Leaders