Annual Membership Dues


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    Annual Membership dues are based on your role, industry and work status. Please see below for a list
    of membership dues by category. An enrollment fee of $65 applies for new members.

    Invoice Timing
    Invoices to renew your AICPA membership and specialized interest sections, as well as to renew any
    credentials and designations that you hold, are sent in June to cover the upcoming fiscal year
    (August 1 - July 31). Payment is due on or before July 31.

    Payment Methods
    For your convenience, you may pay your dues online, through the Member Service Center or by mail.
    We accept all major credit cards and Diners club.

    Dues by Membership Type



    By Industry/Role

    Public Accounting, Law, Consulting
    2014-15 2015-16
    Partner/Shareholder/Owner $425 $435
    Sole Practitioner $425 $435
    Staff $235 $245
    Business and Industry
    President/CEO/COO/CFO/Officer $425 $435
    Management or Staff $235 $245
    Internal Auditor $235 $245
    Education
    Faculty or Administration $235 $245
    Government
    Federal, State, Local or International $235 $245



    Associate Memberships 2014-15 2015-16
    Associate Member $235 $245
    International Associate $395 $395
    Non-CPA Associate $235 $245



    Affiliate Memberships
    CPA Exam Candidate Affiliate $55
    Student Affiliate Free*
    *Visit our affiliate sites if you are attending high school or an accredited college/university



    Section Memberships 2014-15 2015-16
    Forensic and Valuation Services $205 $215
    Information Management and Technology Assurance $205 $215
    Not-for-Profit $199 $199
    Personal Financial Planning $205 $215
    Tax $180 $190
    Tax Section with The Tax Adviser $210 $220



    Credentials 2014-15 2015-16
    Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)

    $360

    $360
    Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) $360 $360
    Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) $360 $360
    Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) $360 $360
    $210 for each additional new credential
    $285 each for two or more renewing credentials


    Designation 2014-15 2015-16
    Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
    with State CPA Society Membership
    $100 $110
    Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
    without State CPA Society Membership
    $150 $160


    Retired Members
    2014-15 2015-16
    Available for Regular Members who have reached full retirement age as determined by the Social Security Administration and, if employed as a business professional, work less than an average of 20 hours per week, calculated on an annual basis.
    $120 $130
    Temporarily Left the Workforce
    The Temporarily Left the Workforce (TLW) category is available to members in Regular and Associate Membership categories who are currently not working due to one of the following circumstances:
    • Unemployment
    • Medical leave (health or disability prevents gainful employment)
    • Family leave (left the workforce to care for family members full time)
    • Education leave (enrolled full time in a formal education program)
    Ongoing eligibility for TLW status is to be confirmed annually when you renew your membership by contacting Member Service. Call +1.888.777.7077 or email us.
    $120 $130
    Military Service
    Those Regular Members engaged in active military service should contact the AICPA Member Service Center to verify their eligibility for any dues waiver that may be available for such service. Call +1.888.777.7077 or email service@aicpa.org. For international calls, please call +1.919.402.4500.

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