|Committees & Task Forces|
Committees & Tasks Forces play a vital role in assisting UACPA staff to conduct Association business. From conference planning to investing UACPA resources, our volunteers are an invaluable source of support.
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Task Force and Committee Descriptions
Accounting and Auditing (A & A) Conference Task Force
Volunteer members assist with the planning, execution and delivery of a quality conference program, and work closely with the task force and the UACPA to coordinate contracts, speakers and physical arrangements.
Estimated time commitment:
Accounting Issues Task Force
Task force volunteers are responsible for responding to technical audit and accounting questions submitted by practitioners. Two volunteers are assigned each month for this purpose. The names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of these volunteers will be published in The Journal Entry each quarter.
In addition, volunteers will review and respond, where appropriate, to the proposed accounting and financial reporting issues raised by the AICPA, FASB, SEC, and other standard setting bodies, and work with the UACPA to ensure the membership is informed of changes.
Time commitment: Varies
Awards Task Force
The Awards Task Force is responsible to review the activities, both past and present, of individual members of the UACPA to determine what outstanding efforts are deserving of recognition.
Note: The committee is made up of the past three presidents, one life member and two members at large.
Time commitment: Varies
BAM (Business & Management) Conference Task Force
The BAM Conference Task Force is comprised of volunteer members from business and management. Volunteers plan, promote and deliver an effective, top quality, and well-balanced BAM Conference. In planning this important annual conference, the task force is responsible to ensure the conference topics appeal to CPAs in business and management.
Financial Literacy Task Force
The Financial Literacy Task Force works to effectively collaborate in the national efforts toward raising awareness of the life stage issues of financial literacy, which includes
Time Commitment: Varies, the committee teaches one four week course every quarter. Classes are an hour long. Materials are provided by the UACPA.
Leadership & Nominating Committee
Provides the Executive Board with well-qualified nominees for UACPA elected offices in order to ensure a good representational balance for Association leadership. Volunteers also examine the leadership needs for incoming elected position and find the best qualified leader to deal with the professional issues the UACPA will be facing.
Note: Volunteers must be nominated by the committee chair. At least five members of the committee must be members at large.
State & Local Government Conference Task Force
Volunteer members from government and public practice work to develop the curriculum and identify quality presenters for a one-day conference held annually in May. The primary objective is to provide timely sessions that improve/update the technical skills of CPA members in auditing, accounting, and ethical standards within governmental units and to provide educational materials and technical assistance in accounting and auditing matters.
Tax Issues Committee
Volunteer members represent the Association in issues related to federal taxation, the Internal Revenue Service, and State Tax Commission. More detail of the responsibilities are listed below:
Time commitment: Varies due to assignments from various commissions
Winter Conference Task Force
Volunteer members plan, promote and deliver a well-balanced, two-day conference with topics that appeal to a wide variety of CPAs in the profession. This is the UACPA’s largest conference of the year.
Golf Tournament Task Force
Volunteer members plan, promote and execute a golf tournament held annually. Volunteers also help secure sponsorships, prizes and teams for the event.
ProNet Council (New CPAs Professional Networking)
Volunteer members work to plan and execute events for new professionals. The main sub-committees within ProNet Council include:
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