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 March 1, 2010 — In This Newsletter:

Today’s Fiscal Crises Call for Top CPA Talent
by Rick Telberg/At Large

How fiscally endangered are your state and local governments? And what you can do about it.

Board and Audit Committee's Role in Risk Oversight: Taking a Strategic View of the Enterprise. March 25-26, 2010 in Scottsdale, AZ. Register now for this high-level forum:

Add Value, Not Bureaucracy
by Bonnie Hancock
Linking governance, enterprise risk management and internal controls.

Trying to Get a Handle on Busy Season?
by Jean-Luc Bourdon, CPA, PFS
Here’s a philosophical approach.

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LIVE Infocast: Single Audit Fundamentals Part II: The Mysteries of Major Program Determination. March 4, 1-3pm ET.

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New and Noteworthy

AICPA Supports SEC Endorsement of IFRS Work Plan (PDF)

CPAs' Input Sought on IRS Proposal to Disclose Uncertain Tax Positions in Tax Returns
The AICPA is developing a response to IRS Announcement 2010-9, which proposes companies disclose uncertain tax positions in their tax returns. Share your thoughts and concerns via e-mail.

Auditing Standards Board Issues SASs No. 118 – 120 on Supplementary Information
Effective for periods beginning on or after December 15, 2010, with early application permitted, these Statements on Auditing Standards supersede AU sections 550, 551, and 558 in AICPA Professional Standards.

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