The change is in response to written comments submitted by the staff of the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee and a discussion and vote on the rule at a meeting of the Board held on September 18, 2009. The rule shall now read as follows:
61H1-20.0096 Services for Tax Practice.
“Standards for Tax Services” shall be deemed and construed to mean Statements on Standards for Tax Services, as published by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and in effect as of December 31, 2003, available from the AICPA’s Resource Online at www.cpa2biz.com or by telephonic request at 1(888)777-7077. A certified public accountant shall not perform tax services unless he/she has complied with these standards and departures from these standards must be justified by those who do not follow them.
Rulemaking Authority 473.304, 473.315 FS. Law Implemented 473.315 FS. History–New 5-20-91, Formerly 21A-20.0096, Amended 9-30-97, 9-29-02,________.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: Veloria Kelly, Division Director, Board of Accountancy, 240 N.W. 76th Dr., Suite A, Gainesville, Florida 32607