Dallas, TX, October 08, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Joseph D. Brophy, of Dallas-based Joseph D. Brophy CPA, P.C., has been appointed to the 2015 -2016 Tax Practice and Procedures Committee of The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). His one-year committee term will begin October 1, 2015. Brophy previously served on the AICPA IRS Advocacy and Relations Committee from 2009 thru 2011.
The AICPA is comprised of CPA professionals that represent the profession on a national level regarding rule-making and standard-setting, and serves as an advocate before legislative bodies, public interest groups and other professional organizations. As a part of the Tax Practice and Procedures Committee, Brophy will be involved in keeping members informed of changes to tax procedure, tax administration, regulatory guidance, and IRS services. Committee members also serve as resources to Tax Section members to help them understand and comply with complex tax rules. They also help to monitor developments and changes to IRS procedures and lend administrative guidance.
“I welcome the opportunity to assist the AICPA’s Tax Practice and Procedures Committee for the 2015-2016 committee year,” said Brophy. “The work I have done with the AICPA during my previous appointments was very rewarding, and I look forward to again assisting the Tax Practice and Procedures Committee as its work is very important to helping our peers correctly navigate the complex changes and rules to which we must all be accountable.”
Brophy incorporated his accounting practice in 1985, and offers experienced personalized service in tax representation and preparation, financial planning, estate planning, business valuations, mergers and acquisitions, and consulting. Prior to establishing his own practice, Brophy served as an officer for both public and private companies and has experience as a business owner and as an advisor to clients buying and selling companies.
He is a member of the Texas Society of CPAs, The American Institute of CPAs, the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, the Dallas Estate Planning Council, and has served on the board of for-profit and non-profit corporations. In 2015, he was selected as the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts’ Outstanding Member and is featured in the Third Quarter 2015 edition of the Association News. He has also served as Chairman of the Relations with IRS Committee of the Texas Society of CPAs from June 1, 2008 through May 31, 2010. He was Chairman of the Training and Education Committee of the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors, and served as Chairman of the Valuation and Certification Board of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts.