Accountancy - Frequently Asked Questions - Public Accountant

Important Information:

The Board of Accountancy no longer issues Public Accountant licenses; however, we will continue to renew licenses for Public Accountants.

What are the continuing education requirements?

40 hours of CPE annually, due at time of renewal. All licensees must obtain at least 4 hours of CPE in ethics every 3 years.

Is my application confidential?

No. With the exception of Social Security Number, all application information is public. Contact information provided to the Board is posted on our website.

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