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VSCPA Recognizes 64 Members with Prestigious Life Member Award

October 11, 2018
(804) 612-9440 [email protected] Virginia Society of CPAs Recognizes 64 Members with Prestigious Life Member Award Richmond (May 18, 2017) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to recognize 64 members with its 2017 Life Member Award. The prestigious award recognizes those who have been members of the VSCPA for at least 40 continuous years. Including this year’s inductees, only 580 members have received the coveted Life Member Award in the VSCPA’s

CPAs Statewide to Volunteer for Day of Service on Sept. 22 as Part of Virginia CPA Week

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] CPAs Statewide to Volunteer for Day of Service on Sept. 22 as Part of Virginia CPA Week Richmond (Sept. 19, 2017) — Hundreds of Certified Public Accountants (CPA) and volunteers will take the day off from work in service of others across the Commonwealth. It’s all part of CPA Day of Service on Friday, Sept. 22. CPA firms and individual CPAs across Virginia will unite together for volunteer activities of their choice. Hosted by

Virginia Society of CPAs Member Engagment Manager Cobb Earns Certified Association Executive Credential

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release Contact: David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] Virginia Society of CPAs Member Engagement Manager Cobb Earns Certified Association Executive Credential Richmond (Feb. 9, 2016) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to announce that Member Engagement Manager Laura Cobb, CAE , has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential. The CAE is the highest professional credential in the association industry. At the VSCPA,

VSCPA Announces Officers and Board of Directors

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release Contact: David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] Virginia Society of CPAs Announces Officers and Board of Directors Richmond (May 22, 2017) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to announce its officers and Board of Directors for the 2017–2018 fiscal year. The officers and directors were sworn in at the VSCPA’s annual business meeting on May 16 in Williamsburg. Staci A. Henshaw, CPA , of the Virginia Auditor of Public

Virginia Society of CPAs Educational Foundation Announces Officers, Board of Directors

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release Virginia Society of CPAs Educational Foundation Announces Officers, Board of Directors Richmond (May 26, 2016) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) Educational Foundation is pleased to announce its officers and Board of Directors for the 2016–2017 fiscal year. The officers and directors were installed on at the VSCPA’s annual business meeting on May 25 in Williamsburg. Frederick White, CPA , of Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP in McLean , is

Virginia Society of CPAs Government Affairs Director Walker Earns Certified Association Executive Credential

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release Contact: David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] Virginia Society of CPAs Government Affairs Director Walker Earns Certified Association Executive Credential Richmond (Feb. 16, 2015) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to announce that Government Affairs Director Emily Walker, CAE , has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential. The CAE is the highest professional credential in the association industry. At the

VSCPA Holds 11th Annual Leaders' Institute for Virginia's Top Students

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] Virginia Society of CPAs Holds 11 th Annual Leaders’ Institute for Virginia’s Top Students Richmond (June 27, 2017) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) held the 11th Anniversary Leaders’ Institute for Virginia’s brightest accounting students May 24–25 at the University of Richmond. The VSCPA established the Leaders’

VSCPA Applauds Passage of SB 701 and HB 1286 Repealing the Debit Card Tax Refund Mandate

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release Contact: David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] VSCPA Applauds Passage of SB 701 and HB 1286 Repealing the Debit Card Tax Refund Mandate Richmond (April 20, 2015) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to report that the Virginia General Assembly reinstated the paper check option for Virginia individual tax refunds. Previously, taxpayers could only get their refund by direct deposit or using a prepaid debit card. SB 701, sponsored by Sen.

Virginia Society of CPAs President & CEO Peters Awarded VSAE CEO Award of Excellence

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release Contact: David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] Virginia Society of CPAs Peters Awarded VSAE CEO Award of Excellence Richmond (Dec. 15, 2014) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to announce President & CEO Stephanie Peters, CAE , was presented the CEO Award of Excellence by the Virginia Society of Association Executives (VSAE) on Dec. 5. The CEO Award of Excellence is given to an outstanding association professional who has been

Economic Optimism Shapes 2017 Economic Expectations for Virginia CPAs, Survey Finds

October 11, 2018
For Immediate Release David Bass (804) 612-9440 [email protected] Economic Optimism, Health Care and Infrastructure Concerns, Impact of Political Partisanship and Responding to Millennial Workforce Shape 2017 Economic Expectations for Virginia CPAs, Survey Finds Richmond (Nov. 1, 2016) —Virginia Certified Public Accountants (CPA) believes that the U.S. economic recovery is moving in a positive direction with 52.16 percent in agreement. 58 percent have an optimistic or balanced view on the national