Information Management and Technology Assurance


    The AICPA’s Information Management and Technology Assurance (IMTA) Section provides a host of resources for members who conduct assurance services. The section has been carefully crafted to support members who offer opinions on quality of information to decision-makers within their organizations.

    The Section offers tools to help accounting professionals build IT expertise and boost profitability.

    The Center has partnered with select vendors to offer invaluable benefits to our members.

    For CPAs who have the ability to provide business insight by leveraging IT knowledge.


    IMTA Members Have Access to New Premium Benefit
    The IMTA Division is excited to offer our members (including CITP credential holders) access to 400 titles in Safari Books Online, a comprehensive technical learning library of books and video courses.
    Practitioners Symposium and Tech+ Conference
    Jun 7 - 10, 2015 - Your firm’s core groups will be strengthened by the event’s four dynamic programs, as they address the partnerships that form the roots of success. CITP credential holders save an additional $125. IMTA section members save $100.
    SOC School: Advanced Guidance for Successful Engagements
    Jun 3 - 5, 2015 - Gain a deeper understanding of Service Organization Control Guidance, common practice issues, and leave with the foundational knowledge to effectively perform engagements.

    Learn how the CPA can assist organizations in their rationale for software solutions, incorporate cost estimates and capitalization impact over the chosen time horizon.

    This paper explains the value of PA and explain why CPAs are well positioned to be crucial participants in its adoption.

    This new program is aimed to recognize CPAs age 40 or younger in information management and technology assurance who exhibit exemplary professional achievement. Partners or managers can nominate these visionary leaders or applicants can self-nominate with an accompanying letter of recommendation.

    IMTA Members Have Free Access to a Premium Online  

    Safari logoThe IMTA Division is excited to offer our members (including CITP credential holders) access to 400 titles in Safari Books Online, a comprehensive technical learning library of books. The 400 titles cover various information management and technology assurance topics including Privacy and Security, IT Risk and Assurance, Data Analytics and more.

    Find out more about Safari Books Online.

    In the News

    Will Excel remain the dominant application for working with spreadsheets, or is other software poised to take its place? Will wearables become more popular? A panel of three technology experts discussed these and other questions about the future of technology in the accounting profession during a Journal of Accountancy roundtable.

    Read more of this Journal of Accountancy article.


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    We provide CPAs with a vast array of technical resources, including complimentary access to Safari Books Online and the annual Top Technology Initiatives Survey, to help them better serve the business and information technology needs of their clients or organizations.

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