Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Board of Accountancy
Board
Board of Accountancy


chapter
Board of Accountancy Regulations [18 VAC 5 ‑ 22]
Guidance Documents   Periodic Reviews
Chapter Information
Description As a result of the comprehensive revisions to the accountancy statutes that became effective July 1, 2007, some new regulations are needed, and most of the current regulations are no longer needed. The comprehensive revisions to the accountancy statutes therefore require comprehensive revisions to the regulations. Accordingly, the Virginia Board of Accountancy (Board) is proposing to replace all of its current regulations with new regulations.
State Authority Chapter 44 (ยง 54.1-4400 et seq). of Title 54.1 of the Code of Virginia of the Code of Virginia.
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation The proposed new regulations will make compliance with the statutes and regulations easier, which makes it easier for licensees and their firms to conduct business in the Commonwealth. The proposed new regulations also provide flexibility, which will also make it easier for licensees and their firms to conduct business in the Commonwealth.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Wade A. Jewell  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 402
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address: wade.jewell@boa.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-8540    FAX: (804)527-4409    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Update to CPA examination procedures Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 11/17/2017 before DPB authorized for Fast-Track status.
Update to fee schedule descriptions and elimination of certain fees Fast-Track Secretary of Commerce and Trade review in progress.
Replacing definition with citation to newly amended statute Fast-Track Secretary of Commerce and Trade review in progress.
Inclusion of additional way to earn CPE hours and removal of duplicative subsections Fast-Track Governor's office review in progress.
Amendments to reflect Chapter 287 (2015 Acts of Assembly) changes Fast-Track Secretary of Commerce and Trade review in progress.
Amendment to address delays in responding to the Board Fast-Track Secretary of Commerce and Trade review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendments to reflect Chapter 403 (2017 Acts of Assembly) changes
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/9/2017.
Licensure Fee Adjustment Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2013.
Promulgate Chapter 22 and Repeal Chapter 21 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/16/2010.