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  • Josh Norris Rising Star

    June 1, 2017 Josh Norris has been named the 2017 MSCPA Rising Star and will be recognized during the Business Meeting at the Annual Convention on Saturday, June 24.

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  • Olivia Host Public Service Award Winner

    June 1, 2017 Olivia B. Host, Partner at BKD, has been selected as the 2017 MSCPA Public Service Award Winner and will be recognized during the Annual Business Meeting on Saturday, June 24 at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.

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  • Rick Bedwell Outstanding Educator

    June 1, 2017 Rick Bedwell, accounting instructor and chair of the Business and Technology Division at Jones County Junior College, has been named the 2017 MSCPA Outstanding Educator and will be recognized during the Business Meeting at the Annual Convention at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Destin on Saturday, June 24.

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  • 2016 CPA Exam Medal Winners

    May 1, 2017 The MSCPA Awards, Education and Scholarships Committee has notified winners of Gold, Silver and Bronze medals from the 2016 CPA Exam.

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  • MSCPA Recognizes Outstanding Senior Accounting Majors

    May 1, 2017 In the spring of each year the MSCPA recognizes seniors majoring in accounting from colleges and universities all across the state of Mississippi.

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  • New CPAs Honored by State Board at April 29 Ceremony

    April 29, 2017 The Mississippi State Board of Public Accountancy recognized new CPAs during their Spring Ceremony Saturday, April 29 at the Capitol in Jackson.

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  • MSCPA Launches New Website

    April 20, 2017 As part of our continued commitment to ensuring that our members receive the tools and benefits they need to succeed in our industry, the MSCPA is excited to reveal our brand new website.

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  • Defending the Certified Public Accountant in a Malpractice Lawsuit

    April 1, 2017 While the experience of a malpractice lawsuit against a CPA or a CPA firm is something all CPAs wish to avoid, it can happen. The plaintiff will attack the CPA defendant in an attempt to establish alleged damages. However, with professional advice and guidance from qualified and knowledgeable attorneys and experts, these alleged damages can be examined closely in order to possibly reduce or eliminate them.

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  • Peer Review Changes for Firms Set to Launch May 1, 2017

    April 1, 2017 The AICPA plans to launch a new application to manage peer reviews on May 1, 2017. The MSCPA will continue to administer the peer review program, but all documentation will now be handled electronically through the AICPA’s PRIMA application for all member and non-AICPA member firms.

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  • Peer Review Changes Effective January 1, 2017

    January 1, 2017 The AICPA’s Peer Review Board has approved significant changes to the Peer Review standards, interpretations and other guidance that are effective for peer reviews beginning after January 1, 2017.

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