- CPA Associates International – www.cpaai.com
An association of independent CPA and chartered accounting firms that provide clients with professional accounting, auditing, tax and a variety of consulting services. Our market exclusive organization includes 153 members in 73 countries throughout the world. Each member draws on the services of the Association and resources of fellow members to better serve their clients and manage their firms.
- Securities & Exchange Commissions – www.sec.gov
The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. As more and more first-time investors turn to the markets to help secure their futures, pay for homes, and send children to college, our investor protection mission is more compelling than ever. As our nation’s securities exchanges mature into global for-profit competitors, there is even greater need for sound market regulation.
- Florida Department of Revenue – http://dor.myflorida.com/dor/
An agency that is accessible and responsive to citizens, provides fair and efficient tax and child support administration and achieves the highest levels of voluntary compliance.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – www.aicpa.org
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is the national, professional organization for all Certified Public Accountants. Its mission is to provide members with the resources, information, and leadership that enable them to provide valuable services in the highest professional manner to benefit the public as well as employers and clients. In fulfilling its mission, the AICPA works with state CPA organizations and gives priority to those areas where public reliance on CPA skills is most significant.
- Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants – www.ficpa.org/ficpa/Home
Founded in 1905, the FICPA has been working to advance the accounting profession in Florida for more than 100 years. The FICPA now has more than 19,000 members. Continued membership growth and renewal has made the FICPA one of the largest CPA organizations in the United States.
- Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation – www.myflorida.com/dbpr/
The Department is responsible for both Professional Regulation and Business Regulation. Our professionals are organized into the following divisions: Certified Public Accounting, Professions, Real Estate and Regulation, and they are supported by our Bureau of Education and Testing. Our businesses are organized as Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco, Condominiums, Timeshares and Mobile Homes, Hotels and Restaurants, and Pari-Mutuel Wagering.
- Florida Department of State – www.sunbiz.org
You can search and access filed information for corporations, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, general partnerships, trade marks, fictitious name registrations and liens.
- Internal Revenue Service – www.irs.gov
Provide America’s taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all.
- National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts – www.nacva.com
Supports the users of business and intangible asset valuation services and financial forensic services, including damages determinations of all kinds and fraud detection and prevention, by training and certifying financial professionals in these disciplines. NACVA training includes Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit and is available to both members and non-members.
- American Society of Appraisers – www.appraisers.org
An international organization of appraisal professionals and others interested in the appraisal profession. ASA is the oldest and only major appraisal organization representing all of the disciplines of appraisal specialists. The society originated in 1936 and incorporated in 1952. ASA is headquartered in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area.
- Association of Certified Fraud Examiners – www.acfe.com/
The world’s largest anti-fraud organization and premier provider of anti-fraud training and education. Together with nearly 55,000 members, the ACFE is reducing business fraud world-wide and inspiring public confidence in the integrity and objectivity within the profession.