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The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) is the oldest state accounting association in the nation, with a membership of 26,000 CPAs. Incorporated in 1897, the NYSSCPA operates the following 15 regional chapters: Adirondack, Buffalo, Mid Hudson, Manhattan/Bronx, Nassau, Northeast, Queens/Brooklyn, Rochester, Rockland, Southern Tier, Staten Island, Suffolk, Syracuse, Utica and Westchester, each with its own board of directors.

The Society has a 39-member board of directors and more than 60 technical and operative committees which fall into seven major divisions: Accounting and Auditing, Consulting Services, Industry, Operations, Practice Management, Public Sector and Tax. The administrative operations are under the direction of the Executive Director, assisted by a professional staff of about 60.

The Foundation for Accounting Education, Inc. (FAE), the NYSSCPA’s educational arm, produces continuing professional education (CPE) conferences, seminars, and technical courses, in person and online across the state to keep members abreast of the latest developments in the profession, in areas such as taxation, healthcare, estate and financial planning and other specialized areas. Many of these are available online as e-CPE at www.nysscpa.org

For more information about NYSSCPA activities, contact the Communications Department:


Maya Lindsay
Assistant Manager of Public Relations 
212-719-8350
mlindsay@nysscpa.org

Society Press Releases

  • 2019 Excellence in Financial Journalism Award Winners Announced

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    May 29, 2019

    NEW YORK — (May 29, 2019) — The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 Excellence in Financial Journalism (EFJ) Awards.

    This award recognizes reporters from the national and local press whose work was published, posted or broadcast in 2018, contributing to a better and more balanced understanding of business or financial topics.


  • NYSSCPA NextGen Conference Aims to Future-Proof Accounting Careers, May 3

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    Apr 25, 2019
    NEW YORK – (April 25, 2019) – Young accounting professionals and those who are looking to develop their leadership and planning skills while pursuing their CPA license are encouraged to attend the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants’ (NYSSCPA) NextGen Conference. It will be on Friday, May 3, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Midtown Loft and Terrace, 267 Fifth Ave. at 29th St. in Manhattan.
  • Call for Submissions: 2019 Excellence in Financial Journalism Awards

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    Jan 11, 2019
    For more than 30 years, the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) has recognized the best business and financial reporting through its Excellence in Financial Journalism (EFJ) Awards.
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