Community Accounting Aid & Services, Inc.
965 East Main Street
Meriden, CT 06450-6006
2011 taxes. CAAS clinics are currently being planned in
Bristol, Middletown, New Haven, and North Branford. These
clinics run on some Saturday mornings in February and the
first weekend in March.
and New Haven) provided in conjunction with the IRS
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and other
local organizations. They use site-provided computers and
require training on "Taxwise" software and a certification,
which is available online.
availability. If you would like to join the CAAS volunteers in
any of these worthwhile programs, please contact CAAS.
Development Fund (CEDF) to provide four-part courses on
the fundamentals of business financials, accounting, and
business taxes. The courses are offered in Bridgeport,
Danbury, East Hartford, Meriden, Norwich, Stamford, and
Torrington. They run on weekday evenings from 6:30-9:00
p.m. The attendees are generally CEDF clients, although
other small business owners may attend. PowerPoint out-
lines are available for these courses.
these programs, please contact CAAS.
Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and
the American Institute of Certified
Public Accountants (AICPA) have
launched CPAmobility.org an online
tool designed to help CPAs navigate
the new practice privilege require-
ments that allow CPAs to more easily
practice across state borders.
vides helpful information, updated reg-
ularly, on state practice privilege
requirements for CPAs, commonly
referred to as "mobility" laws, for all 50
states and five U.S jurisdictions. In
four simple clicks online, CPAs can
learn whether their existing home state
registration is mobile and allows them
to work in other jurisdictions without
additional notice, or whether further
paperwork is required.
no longer required because mobility
statutes recognizing CPA licenses
granted by other states and jurisdic-
tions have been enacted in 47 of the 55
questions to CPAs interested in exer-
tion requirements is then produced
allowing CPAs to move quickly to
address new business opportunities.
CPAmobility.org offers immediate
access to the site through a mobile
application, an attractive benefit for
CPAs needing to confirm eligibility
requirements while they are on the
road or away from their offices.