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What is a CPA? Comments

  • By Jocelyn Black Hodes, DailyWorth's Resident Financial Advisor
  • June 21, 2013

A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is a tax and accounting professional who has completed a certain amount of education and passed the official CPA exam and received state certification to get paid to practice. CPAs are required to complete a certain number of continuing education hours periodically in order to maintain their certification.  

 

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