CPA Referral Service
Enroll your firm in the online CPA Referral Service, which allows individuals and businesses to search for CPA firms by location, industry, and client services. Enrollment in the service is free to KyCPA members. Find out more.
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KyCPA provides 12 hours of free online CPE for members. To find available options, go to the CPE catalog, click on the Online CPE tab, and enter KYCPAFREE in the search bar.
AdvocacyYour Voice in Frankfort and Washington - with the increasing amount of state and federal legislation and regulation, KyCPA has a major stake in the issues that impact your license and ability to effectively practice. To ensure your interests are represented in Frankfort and Washington, we operate an aggressive legislative affairs division that includes contract and staff lobbyists, a political action committee (PAC) and a key contact program. The Society also works closely with AICPA to educate and inform our federal lawmakers on issues of mutual importance to the profession.
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Building the CPA Pipeline
We know the importance of having qualified talent available. Our efforts to increase the talent pool include student membership; student and CPA networking events; accounting interview day; and thousands of dollars in scholarships awarded annually.
Networking opportunitiesBusiness development and networking opportunities include events such as breakfast and lunch meetings, behind-the-scenes tours of local companies, leadership events, a day at Churchill Downs, annual golf scramble, holiday luncheon, leadership luncheon, family fun days, and the spring and fall awards banquets. Many of which are free to members!
News and information
The Kentucky CPA Journal; monthly e-newsletter and the Business Intelligence Brief; news section on kycpa.org; social media.
Quality, relevant CPE to help you stay on top of the issues. We provide live seminars, conferences, webcasts, webinars, and on-demand programming. Members save an average of $100 per day on 8-hour programs.
Take an active role in shaping the future of your profession by getting involved and volunteering in one of the Society’s committees or task forces. Learn more about committees here.
Firm Membership Benefits
Firm members are entitled to certain member benefits. These include but are not limited to:
- Firm membership gives firm employees access to the KyCPA health insurance plan
- Access to the convenience of group billing, whereby the firm receives only one bill for every KyCPA member
- Special pricing on educational programming for non-CPA staff employed by a firm
Member Affinity Insurance Plans
Health and Dental
AssuredPartners http://www.assuredptrnl.com is KyCPA's sole agency of record for your health and dental insurance needs. We chose AssuredPartners to represent the Society’s membership regarding our group health and dental programs because we want the best and we are confident you will receive great service from them. For years, AssuredPartners has helped businesses in nearly every industry develop specialized solutions tailored to their needs. It has done the same for the KyCPA group health insurance program. To be eligible for the plan, your firm must qualify as an employer and join the Society as a firm member. For more information and to get a quote, please contact Lane Hettich at email@example.com (502-259-9211) or Tom Schifano at firstname.lastname@example.org (502-259-9217).
KyCPA Life and Disability Insurance
We believe in helping KyCPA members protect their practices and livelihoods. As a KyCPA member, instant quotes, online applications, and high non-medical limits are available to you and your spouse for Term Life and Individual Own Occupation Disability coverage from our provider: NIA. Get Life and Disability Insurance online at www.niai.com/CPAs.
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- Maximum personal liability of $5,000 for damages to the rental car at participating locations if you decline to purchase the loss/damage waiver option
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Secure Confirmation Services
Members are entitled to use the Capital Confirmation service, Confirm™, which is an online service that increases staff realization rates and increases the detection of fraud within an audit. The service ensures that the auditor is in control of the confirmation process, and is used by both external and internal auditors to improve and streamline the confirmation process. Where audit clients historically provided the invalidated contact information on confirmations to auditors, Capital Confirmation offers independent third-party-validated responses – within 24 hours. Visit Capital Confirmation today at www.capitalconfirmation.com, email email@example.com or call toll free at 888-716-3577.
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