Kentucky CPE Requirements

CPE Information

License Renewal Deadline
8/1 biennially, based on CPA license number

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Even number - 8/1 of even years
08/01/2020 08:00 AM
08/01/2020 10:00 AM
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Odd number - 8/1 of odd years
08/01/2021 08:00 AM
08/01/2021 10:00 AM
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CPE Reporting Period
1/1 to 12/31 biennially

  • Even license number = odd years
  • Odd license number = even years


General Requirement

  • 80 hours if the CPA worked more than 3000 hours in a public accounting firm
  • 60 hours if the CPA worked less than 3000 hours in a public accounting firm
  • 60 hours if employed in industry, education or government
  • 40 hours in technical fields of study if the CPA worked 3,000 hours or more in a public accounting firm beginning in 2021-2022 reporting period
  • 30 hours in technical fields of study if the CPA worked less than 3,000 hours in a public accounting firm beginning in 2021-2022 reporting period


Ethics Requirement
2 hours each renewal period

Credit Limitations
Maximum self-study allowed: 100%

Board Information

Kentucky State Board of Accountancy
332 West Broadway, Suite 310
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: (502) 595-3037
Fax: (502) 595-4500
Website: www.cpa.ky.gov
Email: cpa@ky.gov
Click here for Board Statutes

Sequoia CPE is a NASBA QAS-approved sponsor and our courses are accepted for CPAs in the state of Kentucky. NASBA QAS Sponsor ID: 121900.




Acceptable Programs of Study: Kentucky CPE requirements state: "overriding consideration in determining whether a specific program qualifies as acceptable continuing education shall be whether it is a formal program of learning which contributes directly to the professional competence of an individual licensed to practice as a CPA..."

PLEASE NOTE: Since state 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.