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

  • Topics Include: Taxpayer First Act, New Advisory Group for Foreclosure Notices, and IRS Vision 2020. Immediate Past President and current Tax Chair, Stephen Mankowski, CPA, recently attended the February 2020 IRS NPL meeting. At a Glance Updates SECURE Act: With the 10-year rule on inherited ...Read More

  • NCCPAP President, Neil H. Fishman, CPA, CFE, FCPA, CAMS, was interviewed by Doug Llewelyn (of The People's Court ) on Monday, February 17, 2020. Neil spoke about taxpayer refunds and how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 brought significant changes to the law. With the 2020 filing season approaching, ...Read More

  • NCCPAP was featured in Accounting Today 's "Collaboration is key in push for IRS Practitioner Services Division".  A group of ten IRS stakeholder organizations, led by the American Institute of CPAs, has recommended the creation of a Practitioner Services Division as one of a number of suggestions ...Read More

  • Date:  Monday, February 17, 2020 at 4PM EST To Listen Live: https://www.blogtalkradio.com/live To Call In: 347.996.3389 National Conference of CPA Practitioners (NCCPAP) President Neil H. Fishman, CPA, CFE, FCPA, CAMS, will be speaking on the topic of taxpayer refunds during his interview with ...Read More

  • Topics Include: Enterprise Risk Management, Electronic Signatures, New Director for the Office of Professional Responsibility, and Taxpayer First Act Meetings. Immediate Past President and current Tax Chair, Stephen Mankowski, CPA, recently attended the January 2020 IRS NPL and Taxpayer First Act ...Read More

  • President Trump, the Chairman of the SEC, An Emmy Nominee, and Neil Fishman, NCCPAP’s National President These movers and shakers have been recognized by Accounting Today as the Top 100 Most Influential People—those thought leaders and change-makers who are shaping the accounting profession. Congratulations ...Read More

  • Topics Include: Disaster Assistance Relief, Identity Protection Program, IRSAC Briefing Book, and the new 2020 W-4 Immediate Past President, Stephen Mankowski, CPA, recently attended the November 2019 IRS NPL meeting. Highlights are as follows: National Tax Security Awareness Week A week full ...Read More

  • Karen Giunta, CPA and Sanford Zinman, CPA Recognized for Their Lifetime Achievements NCCPAP Gold Awards are not to be taken lightly. In fact, they are not given out frequently. In addition, the previous recipients have the responsibility and honor of selecting the new recipients. As NCCPAP (the National ...Read More


Featured Resources


NCCPAP Newsletter

Stay up to date on the latest industry and association news with the Journal of the CPA Practitioner. Access Past Newsletters.

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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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