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IQEX: Exam Guide, Pass Rates, and Study Materials

Last Updated on April 26, 2020 by Stephanie Ng I have a few questions for you. First, are you an accounting professional with membership in a non-U.S. professional association? For example, are you a Chartered Accountant (CA) or non-U.S. Certified Public Accountant (CPA)? And finally, would you like to earn the U.S. CPA certification? If […]

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CPA Exam for International Students: Meeting CPA Requirements as International Students

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Last Updated on July 29, 2020 by Stephanie NgIf you are an international candidate preparing to complete the CPA application or someone who lives outside of the U.S. planning to earn the CPA title, you’ve come to the right place. I was an international student myself who got my CPA while working in Hong Kong. […]

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International CPA Exam: CPA Exam International Options, Locations, and Steps

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Last Updated on July 29, 2020 by Stephanie Ng If you are a U.S. citizen, or a citizen of another country who lives outside the U.S., and you’d like to earn the American Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification, you are an international CPA candidate. As an international candidate, you can definitely qualify to sit for […]

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NIES: NASBA Evaluation Service for CPA International Candidates

Last Updated on April 26, 2020 by Stephanie NgNASBA is the association of the US State Boards of Accountancy. Its mission is to enhance the effectiveness and to advance the common interests of the State Boards, and one of the latest services offered is an international evaluation service (NIES) for international CPA exam candidates.  State […]

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How Indian BCOM or CA Takes US CPA Exam: Issues + Solutions

Last Updated on July 28, 2020 by Stephanie Ng This article was originally written for Indian BCOM holders, but it is applicable to all aspiring CPA with a 3-year degree. Are you an Indian BCOM CPA candidate who wishes to get take the CPA exam in the United States? Is your BCOM and CA degree […]

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CPA for H4 Visa Holders: Common Obstacles and Solutions

Last Updated on July 29, 2020 by Stephanie Ng Is it possible to become a CPA for H4 visa holders?  I have lots of readers who are H4 visa holders. Many of you are highly educated professionals who follow their spouse to the United States for a better future for your family. Since you aren’t […]

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Best States to Apply for CPA International Students + Candidates

Last Updated on July 29, 2020 by Stephanie Ng How to become a CPA for international students and candidates? Since most international candidates do not have a “preferred” state to practice their profession, they are free to pick a state board with the most favorable CPA exam requirements. This flexibility can be overwhelming with 55 […]

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Aspiring CPA without Social Security Number (SSN): Is there a Way Out?

Last Updated on October 24, 2018 by Stephanie Ng International CPA exam candidates often need to overcome several obstacles in order to get qualified for the exam. One such obstacle is the social security number (SSN). Rest assured that, in most cases, you can still sit for the CPA exam without the SSN. What is […]

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US CPA Exam for Canadians: IQEX vs Regular Application?

Last Updated on October 24, 2018 by Stephanie Ng Helllo Canadians! Getting qualified for the CPA exam is an easy step if you are a Canadian CA, and even if you haven’t you can still follow the steps to become a US qualified certified public accountant. Please click a link below so I can figure […]

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US CPA Exam for Filipinos: Complete Guide to Get Your License

Last Updated on December 13, 2019 by Stephanie Ng This page is dedicated to Filipino accountants who want to obtain a US CPA license. If you are looking for something else, see if this is useful: I am an American CPA looking for job opportunities in the Philippines I am a Filipino looking for help […]

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