District of Columbia CPE Requirements

CPE Information

License Renewal Deadline
12/31 of even years

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12/31/2020 08:00 AM
12/31/2020 10:00 AM
District of Columbia CPA CPE Deadline
District of Columbia CPE Requirements

CPE Reporting Period
1/1 to 12/31 biennially

General Requirement
80 hours

Ethics Requirement
Four (4) hours of Professional Ethics

Board Information

District of Columbia Board of Accountancy
Department for Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
Occupation & Professional Licensing Regulations
1100 4th Street SW
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: (202) 442-4320
Fax: (202) 698-4329
Website: www.dcopla.com/accountancy
Email: grace.ofori@dc.gov
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Acceptable Programs of Study: A program shall qualify as acceptable for District of Columbia CPE requirements if it meets the following standards:

  • It is a formal program of learning which contributes directly to the growth in professional competence of an individual; and
  • It is substantially equivalent to the minimum standards of the development and presentation and measurement and reporting set forth in the Statement of Standard for Formal Continuing Professional Education Programs adopted by NASBA (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy).
  • Specific areas designated: accounting and auditing, taxation, management advisory services, computer science, communication arts, mathematics, economics, business law, ethics, functional fields of business, specialized areas of industry and administrative practice.

PLEASE NOTE: Since board regulations are constantly changing, the information contained here is deemed reliable however it is not guaranteed. We encourage you to contact your state board to answer any questions and confirm or clarify any requirements listed here.