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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:


Colleen Lutolf
Communications Director
212-719-8392
clutolf@nysscpa.org

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

Society Press Releases

  • Lilly Ledbetter to Keynote Women's Leadership Conference, Jan. 18

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    Dec 6, 2018

    NEW YORK – (December 6, 2019) – Lilly Ledbetter, activist and plaintiff in the Supreme Court discrimination case against Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. that led to the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, will discuss transforming workplace culture during the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) Women’s Leadership Forum on Jan. 18, 2019. The forum will be held at Midtown Loft & Terrace, 267 Fifth Ave., in New York City, from 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m.



  • GreenWave Advisors Founder, Matt Karnes to Keynote Cannabis Conference, Dec. 11

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    Nov 27, 2018
    NEW YORK – (Nov. 27, 2018) – Matthew Karnes, CPA, founder of Greenwave Advisors LLC, will discuss the state of the cannabis industry during the New York State Society of CPAs’ (NYSSCPA) Cannabis Conference on Dec. 11, at Convene, 730 Third Avenue, in New York City. During the conference, Karnes will share what’s to come in legislation, market growth and investments, as well as a five-year outlook on the future of the legalized cannabis industry.
  • New York Accountants to Hold Cannabis Conference Dec. 11

    By:
    Maya Lindsay
    |
    Nov 20, 2018
    WHO: The New York State Society of CPAs’ (NYSSCPA) Cannabis Industry Committee is proud to present its first Cannabis Conference, which will offer exclusive insight into the ever-growing billion-dollar cannabis industry.
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