American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Founded in 1887, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is the national professional organization of Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) in the United States, with more than 418,000 members in 143 countries in business and industry, public practice, government, education, student affiliates and international associates. It sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies, non-profit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It also develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination. The AICPA maintains offices in New York City; Washington, DC; Durham, NC; and Ewing, NJ. The AICPA celebrated the 125th anniversary of its founding in 2012.
Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (LCPA)
The Society of Louisiana CPAs (LCPA) is the premier organization supporting accounting professionals in the state. Organized in 1911, LCPA represents over 7,000 members in public practice, industry, government, and education. Through member communication, education, and events, we provide Louisiana CPAs and future CPAs with the tools they need to be the most trusted business advisors for the organizations and individuals they serve.
National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA)
The National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) supports the users of business and intangible asset valuation services and financial litigation services, including damages determinations of all kinds and fraud detection and prevention, by training and certifying financial professionals in these disciplines.
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
Established in 1988, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) is a professional organization of fraud examiners. Its activities include producing fraud information, tools and training. The ACFE grants the professional designation of Certified Fraud Examiner. The ACFE is the world’s largest anti-fraud organization and is a provider of anti-fraud training and education, with nearly 80,000 members.
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