CPAs and Accountants. Do You Know the Difference?
CPAs and accountants have the same goal in mind - ensuring the truthfulness of financial information. So, what is the difference between the two?
The most sought after, influential and esteemed positions come with three letters attached - CPA.
Simply stated, people involved in the profession know the rigorous standards that must be met in order to gain the privilege of writing CPA after your name. Not only do CPAs pass the CPA Exam and gain real world experience to earn their designation, they also take 120 hours of continuing professional education (CPE) every three years to ensure they remain on top of the changes influencing the CPA profession.
Companies understand hiring a CPA is a sure-fire formula for success!