CPE Self-Study

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CPE Direct is a quarterly self-study subscription program based on articles taken directly from the Journal of Accountancy (JofA). The study guide (shipped in March, June, September, and December) combines JofA articles, checklists and practice tools with a final examination. Successful completion of the exam will earn you up to 12 CPE credits each quarter. That's 48 CPE credits per year!

Learning Objectives

  • Gain practical, in-depth analysis and insight
  • Remain up-to-date on current developments
  • Identify new issues affecting your practice, clients, or company
  • Develop action plans
  • Maintain skill levels in accounting, taxation, management, technology

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Release Schedule

Order by: Mail Date: First Issue:
Feb 15th March 15th 1st Quarter
May 15th June 15th 2nd Quarter
Aug 15th Sep 15th 3rd Quarter
Nov 15th Dec 15th 4th Quarter
Feb 15th March 15th 1st Quarter
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Important Note: CPE Expiration Policy
In accordance with NASBA Standards, please note that each CPE Direct issue expires one year from their respective mailing date. A two week grace period has been added for each issue to take in account unexpected shipping delays.

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About the Publisher

American Institute of CPAs

The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world’s largest member association representing the CPA profession, with more than 418,000 members in 143 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting.

The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialized credentials for qualified professionals who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. With The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), it offers the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, which sets the global benchmark for quality and recognition in management accounting.

The AICPA and CIMA also make up the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association), which represents public and management accounting globally, advocating on behalf the public interest and advancing the quality, competency and employability of CPAs, CGMAs and other accounting and finance professionals worldwide.

The AICPA maintains offices in New York, Washington, DC, Durham, NC, and Ewing, NJ.