Leading tax forward

Tax Section membership

Available to all current AICPA members

Tax Section membership keeps CPA tax practitioners like you ahead of trends in your specialization. It's a strategic advantage in demonstrating your value as a trusted provider of professional tax and planning services.

As a Tax Section member, you get:

  • 4 free Tax Practice Quarterly webcasts — up to 8 complimentary CPE credits ($396 value)
  • Tax Resource Library: Access to content focused on key practice areas in planning, compliance, IRS guidance, firm management and ethics
  • Weekly Tax Section News: Delivered to your inbox on key developments, trending issues, planning strategies and more. 
  • The Tax Adviser magazine: Award-winning publication with timely, in-depth, practical and comprehensive information on federal and state tax developments
  • Annual Tax Compliance Kit: A comprehensive collection of resources to assist with return preparation, review and delivery

Free web tours of the Tax Section

Get the most out of your membership, as we explore quick links and essential tips to using the Tax Section website.

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Our membership year runs Aug. 1 through July 31. When you join an AICPA section as a new member, your billing cycle will be prorated based on the month you join.

Please see the chart below for prorated Tax section membership rates:

Join Month Months of Membership 2020-21
August 12 $240.00
September 11 $220.00
October 10 $200.00
November 9 $180.00
December 8 $160.00
January 7 $140.00
February 6 $120.00
March 5 $100.00
April 4 $80.00
May 15 $240.00
June 14 $240.00
July 13 $240.00

Benefits of joining the Tax Section

The Tax Section membership delivers what you want — and what you need.

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