To help you meet your professional development needs, the FICPA has brought together an outstanding collection of CPE programming designed to sharpen your skills, keep you informed of the latest developments and enhance your career. With nearly 300 programs the FICPA provides a one–stop shop for the high–quality CPE courses in many formats.
Review the online catalog of continuing education in Florida.
As part of our efforts to bring innovation to the member experience, the FICPA has introduced Seminar EZMaterials to replace the printed manuals from past years. These cost-saving, searchable, portable and environmentally-friendly electronic manuals will be available for download seven days prior to the event through your online FICPA account. You can access EZMaterials from anywhere with your laptop, tablet, e-reader or other device. We hope you're as excited as we are for the new FICPA Seminar EZMaterials.
For more information on the EZMaterials, view our FAQ page.
June 12-15, 2013
Think BIG Savings
Save BIG on your vacation to Walt Disney World® with Mega CPE Conference. The FICPA Room Rate for this event saves you over $200/night while Mega gets you CPE as low as $11.25/hour!
Think BIG CPE
Earn over HALF of your renewal CPE at Mega with up to 30 hours of live CPE and 12 hours of bonus on-demand CPE for a total of 42 possible CPE hours*!
Think BIG Fun
On top of all the CPE, Mega 2013 introduces dozens of fun Walt Disney World® area excursions and a new way to register. Make it YOURS – customize your agenda and plan the ultimate bizcation!
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*You will receive 2 hours of bonus on-demand CPE with the first 8 Mega CPE hours you purchase, plus 2
hours of bonus on-demand CPE for every 4 additional Mega CPE hours you purchase.
May 30-31, 2013
Tampa & Ft. Lauderdale
One Great Conference … Two Great Cities …
The way people give is fundamentally changing – will your organization keep up?
Technology, including social media and mobile, is streamlining the method and psychology behind giving, and you've got to build an efficient internal control system to match. In addition, regulations are always on the rise. You've got to keep your not-for-profit organization on its toes for even the most gracious endowments.
The 2013 FICPA Not-for-Profit Organizations Conference gives you the latest accounting standards and IRS developments while giving some fresh ideas for not-for-profit growth. You'll get what you need to be the go-to financial advisor for any not-for-profit organization.
Register for this conference or view the brochure.
June 6, 2013
Pensacola Civic Center
Get Relevant CPE Near You
You want the information that makes sense for you, your company and your practice. A conference that's tailored for the panhandle CPA is coming to Pensacola on June 6, 2013!
Kick off the 2013 FICPA West Florida Chapter Accounting Conference with an analysis of the region's economy and how it affects you. Then, learn about the U.S. Government's financial statements and how they play into the "Fiscal Cliff," get forms training and more.
Build a network with other CPAs in your area; save money and time with little to no traveling; and get the CPE credit you need with useful sessions.
Register for this conference or view the brochure.
The FICPA and the Succession Institute are pleased to introduce a new CPE and consulting option exclusively for FICPA members – the Small Firm Subscription Package.
The Succession Institute now can provide customized advice to small firms – using the SI Practice Management Institute as well as streaming video webcasts – at a fraction of what larger firms typically spend.
Learn why is it so important for CPA firms to start planning now.
Expert Insights and Practical Solutions for Doing Business in Brazil
Is your firm or client currently doing business in Brazil? Are you considering expanding your current business operations into this market? Or, do you need more information on the Brazilian business market to properly advise your clients doing business in this market?
To succeed in Brazil, it's essential to have a keen understanding of the latest legal, regulatory, tax, accounting, economic and cultural issues that you or your clients will encounter. Attend the 2013 AICPA Conference on Doing Business in Brazil to get the information you need to help your firm and your clients understand the unique business operations to stay ahead of the learning curve and your competition. Delve into the key economic developments, business operations and international business rules for doing business in Brazil by attending this dynamic conference!
This conference is co-sponsored by the FICPA.
Why should you attend the AICPA 2103 Conference on Doing Business in Brazil? Click here to listen to Arleen R. Thomas, CPA, CGMA, Senior Vice President, Management Accounting and Global Markets, AICPA, explain why: http://bcove.me/d41anc6e.
Also, you can use this verbiage: Register by 6/3/13, and save $75 off with our early bird discount! Click here to register or for more information.
Has traveling across town for CPE got you down?
Do you prefer to take CPE from your home or office?
The FICPA has several exciting online CPE options. If you want real–time online training, the FICPA and our partners Accounting CPE Network (ACPEN) and CPE Link bring great topics and speakers to your desktop. These online CPE courses (webcasts) are broadcast live, feature video or audio of the speaker, slides of their presentation to follow along, links to download any written materials, and a forum to post questions and comments in real–time.
For more information, please click here.
The FICPA is pleased to bring you weekly tax updates via podcast. You can "tune–in" to the podcasts each week to get updates on the latest federal tax changes. You can rely on this information to keep you up–to–date on the latest tax issues. The podcasts have been created for CPAs by veteran lecturers Lynn Nichols and Ed Zollars from Nichols Patrick CPE, Inc.
These podcasts do not qualify for CPE credit. They are designed to provide you with the most relevant and timely tax information to assist you in providing your clients, firm and company the best services possible.
Click here to begin tuning in each week.
Register five or more people from your firm or organization for the same event and get a volume discount. Click here for complete details. (Some restrictions apply.)