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Here are some frequently asked questions about volunteering. If your question isn't answered here, e-mail sections@ficpa.org.

FAQs

How do Project Teams communicate?
Section project teams work through conference calls and e-mail. 
 
Do I have to travel? 
All project teams will meet via conference call or e-mail. Very little travel, if any, would be required. 
 
What about expenses? 
Participation in Section activities is voluntary. The FICPA will not reimburse for expenses related to Section activity participation. 
 
I'm new to this field. How can I contribute? 
By participating in a project team, you will increase your technology knowledge. All experience levels are needed and all ideas are welcome. Plus, project team participation is good for your resume! 
 
How do I volunteer? 
E-mail sections@ficpa.org to volunteer. 


Project Teams

Section Project Teams
Below is a short description of each project team. To volunteer, e-mail sections@ficpa.org.
 
Content Team
Team works to provide content on State Tax-related issues. This includes but is not limited to, writing articles for the Web site and Florida CPA Today, searching for links and articles to be posted on the Web site, and reviewing the Section Web page on a regular basis to ensure that timely and appropriate content is posted.  

Editorial Team
Team works to develop State Tax-related publications. Team will also provide review of educational material developed by the FICPA and suggest additional material for future courses and education tracks. 

Legislative Team
Team comments on exposure drafts, legislation, rulemaking or other regulatory issues through the State-Tax Listserv. If further discussion is necessary, team may meet via conference call.
 
Listserv Team
Team works to monitor and stimulate discussion on the State Tax Section Listserv. Team will also explore holding online chats and expert discussions through the Listserv. 
 
Resource Council
Council assists steering committee with strategic planning and must agree to serve on at least one project team.  

 

Tell your Section leaders how you want to help by e-mailing sections@ficpa.org.