ISCPA… Advancing the professional success of our members

Founded in 1915, the Iowa Society of CPAs is as committed to helping members be professionally successful as it has ever been. We are 4,300 members strong. We are led by an active board of directors, excellent volunteers, and a vibrant CEO.

Provide input on next CPA Exam

Iowa CPAs are encouraged to provide feedback and help shape the next version of the Uniform CPA Examination. Comment period runs through Dec. 2.

Save the date…to be ugly!

Who will win the coveted “Worst in Show” prize this year? Attend LEAP’s happy hour and ugly sweater contest, Dec. 11 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Blue Moon Dueling Piano Bar in West Des Moines, and be part of the fun. Prize drawings, complimentary appetizers and one free drink ticket provided. RSVP by Dec. 10. Check out the photos from last year's event here.

CPA Day at the Capitol - Jan. 29

Join other Iowa CPAs and learn more about the legislative process from top-notch speakers, tour the Capitol building, and have an opportunity to meet and talk directly with lawmakers. This event is hosted by the LEAP Task Force. Breakfast and lunch is included in the registration fee. Learn more.

Iowa to outsource peer review program administration

Effective Jan. 1, 2015, ISCPA will outsource the administration of the peer review program. Learn more.

Renew your ISCPA membership for 2014-15

Being an ISCPA member reflects professional dedication as an Iowa CPA or accounting professional. Click here to see some familiar faces you might know talking about what membership means to them. We look forward to advancing your professional success in 2014-15. Renew today!

Congratulate ISCPA on 100 years

Be part of the 100th anniversary edition of Iowa CPA (published April 2015) and reserve your “Congratulations ISCPA on 100 Years” ad space. Space is limited - reserve yours now!

Send us your old photos

Do you have old ISCPA photos or photos from your firm or business from 1915 to today? Photos of old office equipment or print publications from the past? How about fashion faux pas photos of Iowa CPAs with big hair, platform shoes or bad ties? Please share them for our “100 Wall” at the May 7-8, 2015, ISCPA 100th Anniversary Celebration. Mail or email materials to Kimberly Rubis. Include a note and mailing address if you would like your materials returned.

LEAP Lunch with Leaders

Grab lunch and learn leadership lessons from some of Iowa’s best leaders in the business community. Check out the all-star speaker lineup in a city near you! Learn more. 

Get your CPE here - 2014 catalog available online

Need to complete CPE hours? Look to our course catalog for quick access to web and classroom opportunities year round. Check back often for new courses and webinars. ISCPA members save $50 on every CPE course offered through the Society. The digital version can be viewed here. A PDF version can be accessed here.

Upcoming CPE Courses:

Nov. 24: Iowa Department of Revenue Update, Coralville

NEW in eastern Iowa:

Dec. 11Mastering Basis Issues for S Corporations, Partnerships and LLCs, Cedar Rapids (8-11:45 a.m.)

Dec. 11: Surgent's Guide to Understanding the Passive Activity Rules in 2014, Cedar Rapids (12:45-4:30 p.m.)