What is a CPA?

A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is a trusted financial adviser who has passed the rigorous CPA Exam, met work experience requirements, and takes continuing professional education courses to maintain the CPA certification.

These additional requirements for licensure ensure CPAs maintain the highest standard of knowledge and ethics when operating in financial positions. They act as:

Business advisers
Decision makers
Tax consultants
Accounting consultants
And much more to both individuals and businesses

The following are some of the positions CPAs hold:

Tax and Financial Planning
CPAs help individuals and companies with financial planning, investments, taxes, mergers and acquisitions, and much more.

Consulting Services
Individuals, businesses, financial institutions, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies need CPAs to offer objective advice and assistance in both financial and strategic areas.

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This information is published courtesy of the AICPA’s “Takin’ Care of Business” brochure.