New Jersey CPA CPE Requirements And Courses

New Jersey CPA CPE Requirements and Courses

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NJ CPA CPE requirements
To maintain an active CPA license in New Jersey, certified public accountants have to fulfill the CPE requirement on a triennial basis.

Here is a summary for your reference:

New Jersey CPA CPE Requirements

The CPE credits have to be accumulated and 120 hours of continuing education by the end of the reporting period (Dec 31)

Specific Requirements

  • At least 72 hours of technical subjects (for details, google “N.J.A.C. 13:29-6.3”)
  • At least 24 hours of auditing, review and compilation for public accountants
  • At least 4 hours of New Jersey law and ethics course

Further Information

You can also contact New Jersey State Board of Accountancy for general licensing and CPE information:

  • Address: P.O. Box 45000, Newark, N.J. 07101
  • Email: askconsumeraffairs@lps.state.nj.us
  • Phone: (973) 504-6380

Where Can I Take These Accounting CPE Courses?

My recommendation is CPE Link, a CPE provider registered with NASBA on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors (Registry ID: 109068). Their CPE courses are endorsed by the Societies of CPAs in California, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, New York, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, and West Virginia.

CPE Link offers over 1,000 hours of self-study content taught by accounting and tax professionals–all experts in their fields with many years of practical experience to share. Click out the courses below and start earning your CPE credits today!


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