Vermont CPA CPE Requirements and Courses

Vermont CPA CPE requirementsTo maintain an active CPA license in Vermont, certified public accountants have to fulfill a CPE requirement on a biannual basis.

Here is a summary for your reference:

Vermont CPA CPE Requirements

In Vermont, CPAs need 80 hours of continuing education by the end of every 2-year reporting period.

Specific Requirements

  • At least 8 hours of accounting/auditing
  • At least 4 hours of ethics
  • At least 40 hours each year
  • A maximum of 50% of hours for being an instructor or speaker
  • A maximum of 25% of hours for authoring a published book or article (more with board approval)
  • Carry forwards are allowed to the next reporting year, up to 10 CPE hours. Please note that accounting, auditing, and ethics courses cannot be carried forward.

Further Information

You can also contact the Vermont Board of Public Accountancy for general licensing and CPE information:

  • Address: Vermont Secretary of State, Office of Professional Regulation, 89 Main Street, 3rd Floor, Montpelier, VT 05620-3402
  • Email:
  • Phone: (802) 828-1505

Where Can I Take These Accounting CPE Courses?

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