National Conference of CPA Practitioners

As NCCPAP celebrates its 40th anniversary, members from around the country continue to recognize and work together to address the unique challenges they face as practitioners of smaller firms. Through NCCPAP’s advocacy programs and educational events, members can take advantage of an organization through which they can help and be helped by professionals just like them.

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Benefits of NCCPAP Membership

Knowledge Sharing

Knowledge Sharing

We Are Colleagues, Not Competitors. Whatever the situation—growth, mergers, selling or buying practices—our members are there for each other. We use our collective experience to provide camaraderie and support one another.

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Professional Mentoring

Professional Mentoring

We Are There... Facing Daily Challenges Like You. Tax law continues to grow more complicated and so do our clients' situations. We have clients who need us every day and those who call us once a year. We know what technology to use and effective methods for client retention.

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InDepth Education

Virtual and In-Person Education

Meaningful CPEs. We don't want to waste your time on meaningless CPE courses, because we don't want to waste ours. From camaraderie to resources to attending events, our members appreciate the value of collectively serving over one million clients and businesses throughout the United States.

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NCCPAP News and Announcements

  • The Tax Season That Never Ends NCCPAP's Neil H. Fishman, CPA, CFE, FCPA, CAMS comments on the state of this filing season with Accounting Today’s  Editor-in-Chief, Daniel Hood. “Many in our profession feel that tax season normally runs through October 15 th because of all of the extensions, so this ...Read More

  • ATS 2020, The 18th Annual NCCPAP Accounting and Tax Symposium, A Virtual Conference September 15, 2020—The Educational Foundation of the Nassau/Suffolk Chapter of NCCPAP and the Nassau/Suffolk Chapter of NCCPAP are proud to announce this year’s lineup for its Accounting and Tax Symposium (ATS). This ...Read More

  • NCCPAP Executive Vice President, Mark A. Stewart Jr., CPA, will present to the Nassau County Bar Association's Business Law, Tax and Accounting Committee on September 16, 2020. Mark will speak about a variety of topics including the Executive Order on payroll tax deferral, selected CARES Act provisions ...Read More

  • “It Was the Best of Times; It Was the Worst of Times.” By Neil H. Fishman, CPA, CFE, FCPA, CAMS, National President, NCCPAP September 3, 2020—As I write this message, Congress is on its annual summer break for the month of August and will not return until September 8. When they return, they will ...Read More

  • “May you live in interesting times” By Neil H. Fishman, CPA, CFE, FCPA, CAMS, National President, NCCPAP What we have experienced in the first half of this year has never been seen by most people alive today—a combination of the Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1919 combined with the Stock Market ...Read More

  • July 30, 2020— RE: Regulation of Tax Return Preparers According to the IRS, 62% of individuals who currently have a PTIN are not otherwise credentialed, meaning that there is no oversight, regulatory body or authority where individual taxpayers can file a complaint if desired. The proposed legislation ...Read More

  • July 28, 2020— RE: CARES Act, PPP Forgiveness and Expense Deductibility As the month of July comes to a close, there are several aspects of the CARES Act, that are scheduled to end, which will impact both businesses and individuals. Currently, Congress is busy working on additional legislation that ...Read More

  • Topics Include: Economic Impact Payments, Nationwide Tax Forums, Pension Plans & COVID-19, Small Business/Self-Employed Division, and Qualified Business Income Deduction Immediate Past President and current Tax Chair, Stephen Mankowski, CPA, recently attended the monthly IRS Meeting. IRS Update ...Read More


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Our advocacy work focuses on issues at the state and federal level, which affect small CPA firms and the middle-income and small business clients we diligently serve.

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