Earning your CPA designation will help you advance in your career. You can take on more interesting work as a CPA; furthermore, many business owners start their careers as accountants. However, the process is time-consuming and you may feel overwhelmed. Use this set of frequently asked questions to study and pass the CPA exam. What
AICPA implemented a new exam blueprint for the CPA exam on April 1, 2017. The new CPA exam blueprints replace the former CSOs/SSOs that detailed exam content. The most notable change to the exam is that you will be tested on higher-order cognitive skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, and analytical ability. In other words,
Becoming a CPA is one of the most rewarding experiences that you will have in your public accounting career. Once you get your certificate in the mail from your state board, you’ll instantly feel a huge sense of accomplishment and pride that you were able to set your mind to something and conquer it. It’s
In general, it’s recommended that CPA candidates study for 300-400 hours for the CPA exam in total in order to ensure they pass. Essentially, this equates to about 80-100 hours of CPA study hours for each exam section. Keep in mind that these suggested and recommended study times are just that. They are suggestions based
Learn about these 6 important factors that impact Earnings Per Share (EPS) calculations on the FAR section of the CPA exam. Click here to find out more!
There are a ton of different CPA exam study tips, tactics, strategies, and techniques, but I have to be honest: none of them are better than mine. I developed these tips while studying for my first accountancy exam section. As I was about halfway through the process, I realized that I was spending way too
There always tends to be a lot of confusion between a CPA certificate vs license. They both mean completely different things. Furthermore, they give you different amounts of legal authority and responsibility although they seem like the same thing. A CPA certificate, in most cases, is simply an acknowledgment. It means that you passed the CPA
Every good aspiring CPA has probably asked him or herself, are my CPA review course fees and expenses tax deductible? I will admit that I thought about this too when I was shelling out thousands of dollars to pay for my AICPA-approved CPA prep course. Unfortunately, the IRS has ruled on several occasions that CPA
Make sure you know everything necessary to pass the BEC section of the CPA exam with these 5 important BEC test topics and study guide!
Applying for the CPA exam is confusing and frustrating because it’s kind of complicated. There are a number of different steps involved in passing and becoming a Certified Public Accountant that you have to do right; otherwise, your application will get rejected. This could set you back a few months, or worse, you will end