CPA Membership 

A. Eligibility –

In addition to basic Condition & passing our CPA examinations, following conditions must be satisfied to become a CPA member of the ICPA

  • 5 years of Experience and

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

  • Or An Advocate with a degree in commerce/Accounting/Finance/Costing/ CA(Inter) /CMA (Inter) Qualifications

 Direct membership will be offered to following individuals - (without any further examinations)

  • Who have completed Master of Professional Accountancy  or have done CPA from ICFAI University 

  • Who is empanelled as Certified Auditor / Government/Special Auditor by Any of the State/ UT Department

 

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