We partner with nationally recognized providers for cloud hosting and technical support, accounting software, credit card and payroll processing.
CPACharge is trusted by more than 150,000 professionals and offered as a member benefit by the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA) as the best payment solution for CPAs—providing a simple, secure way for you to accept credit, debit, and eCheck payments online. Give your clients the convenience of paying with the click of a button, while you get the transaction and reporting details you need to make reconciliation a breeze.
As a member of the Florida Institute of CPAs, you can try CPACharge risk free. Open a new CPACharge account through the FICPA and we'll waive your monthly program fee for three months.
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Managed Data Hosting
FICPA's endorsed program for managed data hosting offers discounted pricing to members for secure, and compliant information technology services through Coaxis International (Coaxis), an experienced provider of managed data hosting (cloud computing) solutions.
The Coaxis CPA program provides the following:
- Private, Hosted Environments Customized to CPAs.
- Affordable – Scaled to Accommodate Small to Large Size Firms.
- QuickBooks® Hosting – Intuit® Authorized Provider.
- Sage Accounting – Authorized Provider.
- Financial Software Hosting Expertise – Thomson Reuters (CS Professional Suite), Wolters Kluwer (CCH Solutions), Intuit®, Drake Software and others.
- Compliant with GLBA, HIPAA, and CJIS.
- SOC 2 Type 2 Unqualified Audit Opinion.
Coaxis CPA provides a fully-hosted and managed network solution designed to remove the complexities of federal and industry compliances, curb the demands of information technology infrastructure, and greatly minimize the threat of cybercrime. The Coaxis team has extensive experience in hosting and supporting a broad range of tax and financial reporting software applications. A Florida corporation since 2002, Coaxis operates a privately owned, single-tenant, Tier 4 Data Center in Tallahassee, Florida.
Coaxis is an approved Partner in the Intuit QuickBooks Solutions Provider Program. Coaxis is able to help clients host QuicBooks securely in the cloud as well as purchase QuickBooks software online. Coaxis has partnered with Fourlane to ensure clients receive the best support and lowest pricing available on software solutions. To purchase the proper license for your business or to gain support in selecting the right Quickbooks license please visit: https://www.coaxiscloud.com/buyquickbooks
Click here to request more information or call 850-391-1022.
As a benefit of our professional accounting relationship, you have complimentary access to specialized resources and tools developed to keep you informed and enhance your advisory service. Visit and bookmark this page to access an overview video, tools and tax forms, an accountant-specific dashboard for managing mutual clients, educational resources on current topics, program offers, retirement benefits and more.
Paychex is proud to be the preferred provider of HR, payroll, and retirement services for the FICPA’s members.
Processing Fees Analysis
Merchant Advocate helps businesses lower the cost of accepting credit cards, WITHOUT SWITCHING PROCESSORS. Our team of analysts will perform a FREE analysis of your statement to uncover any hidden fees, coding errors or inflated rates. We negotiate on your behalf to eliminate those fees and monitor your account every month to ensure you keep saving. There are no upfront costs and no obligation. Merchant Advocate has helped our clients save over $100 million dollars in excess fees and hidden costs. Through our intensive Analyze, Adjust, and Audit process, we can help put money back in your pocket. To get your free analysis today, go to merchantadvocate.com/ficpa or call Michael Dringus at (609)-709-6985.
Entertainment, Professional Growth and Office Supplies
Explore discounts on entertainment and travel, office products, business publications, CPA Exam Review courses, job postings and more.
By being a member of the FICPA, you get discounts with our new Entertainment Package. Save on shows, movies, all sorts of attractions and theme parks. Use your FICPA login, the one used to sign into the FICPA website, to take advantage of members-only savings on:
- Universal Orlando® Resort
- Walt Disney World® Resort
- Cirque du Soleil
- SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
- Attractions in Orlando, Tampa & S Florida
- National Theme Parks & Attractions
- Las Vegas Shows & Attractions
- NYC Broadway Shows & Attractions
- Movie Tickets
- Car Rentals
- and more
Car Rental Discount
FICPA members can enjoy the Hertz difference and save with our Hertz Member Benefit program. Some of the benefits include 10% discount of Hertz daily member benefit rates or Hertz Standard daily, weekend, weekly and monthly rates in the United States.
To use Hertz discounts, go to www.hertz.com and enter the CDP number 421993. For phone reservations, call Hertz at (800) 654-2200.
Tax & Accounting Publications
Wolters Kluwer offers FICPA members a 25% discount on ALL tax and accounting book titles year-round. Titles include the Master Tax Guide, Florida Guidebook to Taxes, State Tax Handbook, Internal Revenue Code, GAAP Guide and many more.
Look for 30% specials in the Member Newsletter.
Expand Your Business Knowledge
Receive 70% Off Leadership Books You Need to ReadConcise summaries to grow your business knowledge.
Video, text of audio summaries available.
Discount offered 2X year.
Look for more details in May & November!
Office Savers Program
Office Depot® and FICPA have partnered to provide exclusive benefits and savings on a wide selection of products and services including:
- Office Essentials
- Cleaning and Breakroom Solutions
- Print & Copy Services
Office Depot is your one stop solution. We’ve been doing this for more than 30 years, and we’re committed to helping you take care of business.
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Shipping Savings Program
Flat Rate Discounts on Shipping
FICPA and UPS took the guesswork out, and put the easy in. Members now have access to new and improved flat rate pricing with savings of 50% on Domestic Next Day/Deferred, 30% on Ground Commercial/Residential and up to 50% on additional services. In addition, members can take advantage of UPS Smart Pickup service for free.
Open a new account, or if you are already taking advantage of our UPS savings program, re-enroll and apply the new discounts to your existing account by visiting: www.savewithups.com/ficpa or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377, M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., ET.
Receive enhanced protection.
Minimize financial setbacks with insurance through UPS Capital Insurance Agency, Inc., by protecting your shipments. Members can save up to 17% over their current declared value and there is no fee to sign up, simply enter the value of your goods in the declared value field of the shipping system.
Your Career Center and Resources
Whether you are looking for a new job or need to expand your team, the career center is targeted to the accounting and finance profession both locally and across the Financial Job Exchange network.
- Student Internships
- Job posting packages
- Post your resume
- Job enhancements
- Career Resouces
- Resume' writing
- Video productions
CPA Exam Resources
Preparing for the CPA Exam
We'll be with you every step of the way with discounts on CPA Exam review courses, helping make sure you've fulfilled the requirements, and on-on-one guidance to help navigate the certification process.
FICPA Strategic Partners provide goods and services to help your business and your clients thrive in today's market.
Looking for insurance solutions? The FICPA has partnered with leaders in the insurance industry to bring you the best options on professional liability, health care, long term disability, and more.
Preferred Savings & Questions
Have a question regarding member savings or membership in the FICPA? We're here to help, please contact our member service center at email@example.com or call 800-342-3197
Interested in becoming a preferred provider?
Contact Marjorie Stone, Strategic Partnership Manager, at 850-521-5950