Become A CPA

Become A CPA

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    The WSCPA's Search for New President/CEO is Underway

    by Rich Jones, CPA, CGMA, President & CEO of WSCPA | Aug 15, 2016
    In my last column I announced that I would be retiring after 12 years of service from my position as President and CEO of WSCPA. Task force members have reviewed the job duties, developed the position description, and defined and prioritized key competencies candidates should demonstrate to be successful in the President/CEO position. If you or someone you know might be interested in being considered for this position, I encourage you to apply.
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    CPA Financial Planning: Rewarding in Every Way

    by Lori Pajunen Luck (via AICPA) | Jul 29, 2016
    A client comment last week propelled me back to my business decision 15 years ago to jump in with both feet to the world of CPA financial planning. Pausing on her way out the door after a particularly fruitful discussion, she remarked, “We’ve been together a long time.” It’s been wonderful, for both of us, really. And it’s that way with many of our clients. Shifting our practice to focus more intentionally on financial planning is one of the best decisions I ever made.
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  • AICPA and NAF’s Academy of Finance Expand Program to Draw Talent to Accounting Profession

    by AICPA | Jul 19, 2016
    AICPA and NAF announced the launch of a high school program aimed at increasing and diversifying the pipeline of talented students who enter the accounting profession. The program will teach students technical accounting and finance skills, as well as soft skills like leadership, communication, and time management
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  • What You Need to Know About Your First Job Search

    by Paul McDonald, Robert Half | May 12, 2016
    U.S. employers pulled back on hiring in April, adding just 160,000 jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). This was below what most analysts had expected. The BLS also noted that job gains for February and Marchwere 19,000 less than previously reported. Taking the adjustments into account, employers have added 769,000 positions since the start of the year, for an average of 192,000 jobs per month in 2016. That compares to 205,000 jobs per month, on average, at this time last year.
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  • Hitting the Books for the New CPA Exam? Read This First

    by Monette Anderson | May 12, 2016
    You've probably heard by now that some major changes are coming to the CPA exam. Before you hit the books, here's what you need to know.
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ABOUT WSCPA

The Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants is the only organization in the state of Washington dedicated to serving the professional needs of CPAs, educating consumers about CPAs and the services they provide, and encouraging students to study accounting and enter the profession.

Your Profession. Your Future. Your Advocate.

CONTACT

Washington Society of CPAs
902 140th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98005-3480

  • (P) 425-644-4800
  • (F) 425-562-8853

The WSCPA's business hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.