Resources for small CPA firms – included with your membership
You asked, we listened. The AICPA knows that small firms are the powerhouses behind the financial success of their clients. That’s why we’re committed to giving you what you need to succeed.
CPAs Guide to Cybersecurity
What are the threats and what best practices should you implement to protect against cyber threats?
Audit Risk Assessment Tool
Identify, assess and document your planned response to risks of material misstatement.
Analysis of a Tax Return for Financial Planning Opportunities
Use this checklist and compare to a client’s 1040 side-by-side to identify key issues and planning needs.
PCPS Client Evaluation Tool
Grow your practice and reduce workload compression by evaluating your clients. Focus your efforts on those that drive profitability, satisfaction, growth and other criteria.
National MAP Survey Highlights
Your first look into the management of today’s accounting practices. Presented by PCPS
Roadmap to developing a tax & financial planning business
Plot a route to add personal financial planning as another value-added service to your practice
Revenue Recognition Learning and implementation plan:
Help private company clients implement this new accounting standard.
Small Firm Update webcast archive
Learn about the trends affecting CPAs, the challenges and opportunities practitioners face, and best practices being used at successful firms across the country.
This national ad campaign tells small business owners all about the power and value you deliver with your CPA credential.
Financial Reporting Framework for Small and Medium Entities
An additional non-GAAP financial reporting framework crafted by CPAs with decades of experience serving SMEs
Peer Review Program FAQs:
Understand the requirements related to peer review and other frequently asked questions.
Check out the latest podcast from our Small Firm Philosophy series, a program dedicated to leaders from small accounting firms from across the country.
Getting started with value pricing: Part 2 with BNA Accountants
Bernie Ackerman, CPA/PFS, CGMA, and his son, Jason Ackerman, CPA, CGMA, talk about how they’ve abandoned the timesheet and successfully implemented value pricing in their firm.
Top member benefits
AICPA Member Insurance Programs
Best-in-class personal and business insurance solutions customized for CPAs, their families and firms. Designed for small firms with up to 3 accountants and annual revenues up to $400,000.
AICPA Member Discount Program
Save on travel, technology, office supplies, shipping and more. Plus, try our new partner, GE Appliances, and enjoy up to 25% off.
Ways we're working for you
AICPA advocactes for CPAs with federal, state and local policymakers. See some of our latest:
- AICPA Sends IRS List of Recommendations Regarding Section 965 Transition Tax
- AICPA Urges IRS to Reconsider Plans for Taxpayer Transcript Processing Changes and Proposes Solution
- AICPA testifies at IRS hearing on qualified business income deduction rules
- Cybersecurity Awareness Month sees state cybersecurity measures affecting CPA firms
- IRS guidance on the deduction for business meals tracks AICPA recommendations