A Certified Public Accountant license represents the top level of achievement for accounting professionals. Learn what it takes to achieve that designation and work in the industry.

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Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Definition
Accounting vs. Law: What’s the Difference?
Accountants' Index Definition
Association of Government Accountants (AGA) Definition
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Accountant vs. Actuary: What's the Difference?
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What Is the Accounting Principles Board (APB)?
Auditing Standards Board (ASB) Definition
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Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) Definition
Examining a Career as an Auditor
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International Federation Of Accountants (IFAC) Definition
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American Accounting Association (AAA)
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What Is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA)?
Career Advice: Accountant vs. Financial Planner
Financial Accounting Standard 157 (FAS 157)
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The Corporate Treasurer Serves as a Financial Risk Manager

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