CPA Membership 

A.Eligibility –

In addition to basic Conditions following conditions must be satisfied to become a CPA of the ICPA  

  • 5 years of Experience

  • Registered Income or Sales Tax Practitioner with a degree in commerce/Accounting/Finance/Costing/ CA(Inter) /CMA (Inter) Qualifications

  • or An Advocate 

[Also All applicants eligible for direct associate membership will be admitted on provisional basis until they sit and pass all exams, membership certificates will only be issued after completion of course ]

 

B.Benefits-

The following are the few benefits [after passing exams]

 

  • He will get ICPA Membership Certificate, entitling him to use “CPA” designatory letters after his name

  • After completion of CPA Certification & Training He will get CPA Designation

  • After completion of Certification and duly satisfying experience requirements he will get a practicing certificate 

  • He will get Member ID Card

  • Professional practice guide and Member Handbook

  • 40 hrs. Annual CPD Guidance for professional development

  • He will have full voting rights in the elections of the institute and consequently can represent institute at various levels in its committees

 

C.Obligation & Fees –

To enrol and maintain membership

1.He needs to pay for Entrance & Membership Fees Along with Certification & Training fees              

2. He has to complete CPA course within a yr, from subsequent years he has complete 40 hrs of CPD Training  

3.To progress further as a fellow, he will have to be an CPA for continuous period of Three years in good standing