Noteworthy News Impacting the Accounting Profession

2021-2022 LEAD TO THE FUTURE, Leadership-Elite Network Class

September 16, 2021

The Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (KSCPA) is proud to announce the 2021-2022 LEAD TO THE FUTURE, Leadership-Elite Network Class! 
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DOL to Conduct Audit Quality Assessment of 2020 Plan Year Filings

September 13, 2021

The AICPA Employee Benefit Plans Audit Quality Center sent out this alert based on information they received from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).
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KSCPA Responds to the AICPA's Exposure Draft on Proposed Quality Management Standards

August 31, 2021

The changes in the Proposed Quality Management Standards Exposure Draft are significant and apply to all firms with an accounting and auditing practice.
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KSCPA Advocates for Accounting as STEM Field

August 10, 2021

The Accounting STEM Pursuit Act recognizes accounting as a STEM field, which would increase student engagement with the accounting profession and, at the same time, promote diversity in the accounting workforce.
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AICPA and NASBA Release CPA Evolution Model Curriculum

June 15, 2021

Curriculum developed for accounting programs for the CPA Licensure Model changes coming in 2024, intended to enhance the skills and competencies of newly licensed CPAs.
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Deloitte Commits $75 Million to DE&I in Accounting Profession

June 4, 2021

Deloitte announced the establishment of Making Accounting Diverse and Equitable (MADE). This is great news for the profession, and the KSCPA is happy to be a partner.
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KSCPA 2021 INSPIRE Business Camp

June 2, 2021

Our future starts here. An engaging event that brings together high school students, Kansas colleges and accounting students, and accounting and finance professionals. This camp is a component of the KSCPA's Accounting Career Kick-Start initiative.
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