Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 11, 2013
Edward S. Karl, CPA, vice president of taxation for the American Institute of CPAs, and one of the foremost federal tax analysts in Washington, will be available following the delivery of the State of the Union Address on Feb. 12 to discuss President Obama’s tax proposals.
As AICPA’s senior tax professional, Karl will be able to describe President Obama’s proposals in a nonpartisan manner and be able to explain their effect on the average taxpayer. He has more than 30 years of experience in analyzing proposed changes to the tax code.
To schedule an interview, contact Shirley Twillman at 202.434.9220 or stwillman(at)aicpa(dot)org.
About the AICPA
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with nearly 386,000 members in 128 countries and a 125-year heritage of serving the public interest. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting.
The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; fraud and forensics; business valuation; and information technology. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation to elevate management accounting globally.
The AICPA maintains offices in New York, Washington, DC, Durham, NC, and Ewing, NJ.
Media representatives are invited to visit the AICPA Press Center at aicpa.org/press.
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