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.
Looking for a good CPE deal? If you register for a seminar during the month of June, you’ll also receive a free two-hour webinar on June 24 discussing the proposed lease standards. Released in May, the changes in this FASB exposure draft will create major changes in lease accounting. Learn about the proposed standard and how you can respond and provide FASB with your input.
This free webinar is scheduled for June 24 from 11:30am-1:30pm EDT, provides two hours A&A credit, and is valued at $75. All you have to do to be eligible is register between June 1 and June 21 for an FICPA seminar being held between June 1 and June 30. Earn something extra for taking the CPE you need anyway. It’s just that easy!
Click here for a list of eligible courses.
To be eligible for the free 2-hour webinar on June 24, you must register between June 1 and June 21 for an FICPA seminar being held between June 1 and June 30. Once you have registered for a June seminar, mark your calendars to attend this free 2-hour webinar on June 24 from 11:30am-1:30pm EDT. You will then receive more details from us soon on how to register for this webinar.
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.
August 1-3, 2013
Great Location - Yacht & Beach Club Resort!
We all deserve a little rest and relaxation. CPAs deserve a lot.
Most people do their best work when they're well rested and relaxed. That's why the 2013 FICPA Summer Vacation Cluster is bringing 20 hours in CPE sessions to Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resorts. We have filled this event with nine four-hour sessions, providing you the flexibility to plan a little fun around the variety of Accounting & Auditing, Technical Business and Ethics sessions.
You and your guests will enjoy all the entertainment and leisure activities that Walt Disney World® Resort has to offer while you gain valuable knowledge for your practice. Register today - you deserve it!
Register for this conference or view the brochure.
August 22-23, 2013
CPAs in government have the honor and responsibility of serving the public's best interests. They also know that it's no simple task-learning best practices from colleagues and taking a look at the big picture are all part of the due diligence.
That's why the 2013 FICPA State and Local Government Accounting Conference is a must for CPAs working in or with government. Get a detailed Yellow Book refresher; listen to an update from the Office of the Auditor General, learn how to approach accounting rule changes and sharpen your perception with an update on fraud awareness and detection. Hear public accounting experts and legal pros along with insiders from the GASB and the GAO.
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.)