MNCPA Perspectives: Regulation

Systemic controls or systemic cause?
November 20, 2018  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
We use buzzwords as a shortcut to refer to broad concepts in business. Buzzwords can be relatively straightforward and well-accepted (“return on... Read more
Buyer beware: Not all CPE is equal
September 20, 2018  |  By Lynn Kletscher
My phone rings; I answer. The caller wants to know how to qualify his company’s programs for CPE. I recite my spiel about the NASBA Registry... Read more
The membership benefits you may not see
July 19, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
When joining a professional association, particularly one with voluntary membership, there should be clear benefits you receive in return for... Read more
Is your CPE reporting compliant with new BOA rules?
May 24, 2018  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
We all have things that are precious to us that we do our best to preserve and protect. Things like family, good friends and incredible memories. And.. Read more
From permits to press: Remembering why you're a member
March 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
Successful CPA Day at the Capitol attributed to dedicated MNCPA members
February 13, 2019  |  By Geno Fragnito
Every year, the MNCPA hosts CPA Day at the Capitol to connect our members with their state senator and representative. This year, more than 70 members... Read more
Audit risk assessment continues to be misunderstood for several firms
April 2, 2019  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
Effective Oct. 1, 2018, peer reviewers began applying new guidance approved in August by the AICPA Peer Review Board. This new guidance took aim at an area that has been misunderstood... Read more
Not-for-profits receive a welcome year-end gift: A repeal of the parking lot tax
January 7, 2020  |  By Faye Hayhurst, CPA
Since the end of 2017, a hot topic of conversation for not-for-profit leaders and the CPAs who serve them has revolved around a particular provision within the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act... Read more