MNCPA Perspectives: Regulation

From permits to press: Remembering why you're a member
Mar. 6, 2018  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
I’m coming up on my 14-year work anniversary at the MNCPA (I clearly started when I was 16). Joking aside, this past year has been one of the most... Read more
BOA rule change affects peer review for new firms
Feb. 6, 2018  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
Revised administrative rules were published by the Minnesota Board of Accountancy (BOA) on January 10, 2018. The most significant changes have to do... Read more
New year, new CPE rules
Jan. 16, 2018  |  By Lynn Kletscher
It’s out with the old and in with the new. Effective Jan. 9, 2018, Minnesota’s new CPE rules expand on the types of delivery formats accepted, and... Read more
Finding the opportunity in the unknown
Jan. 8, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
In December, I celebrated my 27-year anniversary at the MNCPA. When I think about how long that is, I think I should know so much more than I do.... Read more
Make your year-end list (and check it twice)
Dec. 5, 2017  |  By Geno Fragnito
As 2017 draws to a close, you may find yourself asking, “Where did the year go?” There’s limited time left to complete your personal to-do list... Read more
Why every CPA needs to know about the FASB not-for-profit changes
Oct. 11, 2017  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
My son is a fan of public radio. No, not a news and information station, but one that plays alternative music. As is typical of such organizations,... Read more
Technology creates both uncertainty and opportunity
Aug. 23, 2017  |  By Geno Fragnito
I don’t need to tell you that the world of technology is changing exponentially faster than ever. Most people would agree that, while sometimes... Read more
Rule No. 1: Know what the rules are
Jul. 31, 2017  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
I would like to blame someone else or “the system,” but it was my own fault. I was recently married when I first left Minnesota with my new... Read more
Tracking regulations? Don't forget to look in your own backyard
Jul. 19, 2017  |  By Geno Fragnito
Are you keeping up with regulatory changes? I know you’re thinking, “What kind of question is that? I’m a CPA. Of course, I’m keeping up with... Read more
Too much Excel CPE? Proposed rules suggest so
Jun. 30, 2017  |  By Lynn Kletscher
Almost every CPA I know uses Excel. It doesn’t matter whether they’re in public accounting, business and industry, government, or education. The... Read more
CPE Model Rules: call for comments
Mar. 27, 2017  |  By Lynn Kletscher
I’m a rule follower. I love black and white; I don’t love gray. If a rule is not clear, I prefer to err on the side of caution. You’re likely a... Read more
When the MNCPA calls
Feb. 13, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
If you recently got a call from the MNCPA about your firm permit, that was a good thing. Receiving a call meant we identified your firm permit as... Read more

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