CITP Credential Holders

Thank you for becoming a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP ®) credential holder. Refer to this page to reference all that comes with your membership and links to get started using important benefits.

As a CITP holder you also are a member of the IMTA section and have access to all the benefits of membership.

  • IMTA Resources - get resources to help you in your career.
  • CPE & Events - find learning opportunities to help fulfill your CPE requirements.
  • Newsletters - stay up to date on the latest in IMTA related news.
  • Community - learn more about committees, member forums and more and get involved.
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Access to CITP tools, resources, aids and more to help expand your practice and increase your revenue opportunities.
  • CITP Marketing Toolkit — This includes information on how to market yourself and includes a press release, logos, brochure and presentation. Access the toolkit >>
  • CITP Credential Referral Program — Our current CITP credential holders are the backbone of the program and we are rewarding current CITP credential holders for referring other CPAs to either become a CITP credential holder or sit for an upcoming CITP exam. Every CITP credential holder making a qualifying referral will receive a $360 credit against their future credential dues. Learn more >>
  • Find a CITP Directory — Get added to this directory where the public is able to search for a CITP in their state. Get started >>
  • CITP Champion Program — Become an ambassador for the CITP. Spread the word about the value. Become a champion >>
  • CITP Logo — Download CITP logos for use in your correspondence to enhance your brand recognition as a certified expert in your field. Download logos >>
  • Technical Resources - Technical resources such as Safari Books Online, Audimation Services and more. Browse Resources >>
  • FAQs - Frequently asked questions regarding the CITP credential. Browse FAQs >>


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Recertification is required annually as of January 2017.  When you pay your credential dues, you are attesting to meeting the following requirements (and will be subject to potential audit):

  • Maintained membership in good standing in the AICPA.
  • Maintained a valid, unrevoked CPA permit, certificate, or license issued by a legally constituted state authority, and which is in active status.
  • Completed 20 hours of continuing professional development (CPD) within the credential body of knowledge annually:
    • Continuing professional development may include structured learning activities approved by NASBA or a legally constituted state authority, or unstructured learning activities
    • Unstructured  learning activities may constitute up to 50% (10 hours annually) of a credential holder’s CPD to meet credential renewal requirements
  • Attested that if these requirements are not satisfied, the credential will be rescinded and the reinstatement requirements must be met to regain the credential.

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To be reinstated, please fill out the CITP reinstatement application.

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