What’s the Difference Between a “Certified Public Accountant” and a “Public Accountant?”

Anyone can be an accountant—certified or public—but the qualifications, education, and scope of work is drastically different between the two. Public accountants If someone is good with numbers, can run QuickBooks or other bookkeeping software, or enjoys accounting in general, they can be an accountant. Public accountants, or people who work in the “accounting department” … Continue reading

Attention Newly Licensed CPAs

Newly licensed Colorado CPAs must complete a two-hour Colorado Rules & Regulations (CR&R) course within six months before or after initial of licensure. If you need to take this course, the CSCPA offers it online. (http://www.cocpa.org/continuing-education/OnlineSelfStudyPortal.html)