Benefits of Membership

Stand out with the help of the WICPA

Need to keep pace with the latest changes in the constantly evolving world of accounting? Want to work with the best of the best? How about enjoy exclusive savings on a wide range of programs and services?

The WICPA is the ultimate resource for today's accounting professional, providing you with the unique advantages necessary to reach new heights throughout your career – from college to the corner office.

Credibility

As a WICPA member, you let employers, clients, peers and the community at large know you're committed to the highest levels of professionalism and integrity.

Development

With our array of in-person or online continuing education options, you can gain the knowledge and expertise needed to create limitless career opportunities.

Resources

From cutting-edge information to discounts on the solutions and services that keep your career moving forward, the WICPA sets a powerful standard for personal value.

Networking

Gain exclusive access to over 7,300 colleagues and peers who can provide the guidance, support and experience to make the most of your career.

Stand tall as a member of the premier accounting membership organization in Wisconsin

WICPA membership speaks volumes about your dedication to your profession. As a member, you let others know you're part of an elite group of accounting professionals. You are among the best of the best.

Be Recognized

By proudly displaying the WICPA member logo on letterhead, ads and websites, one look tells clients, colleagues and potential employers that you're serious about your profession. It demonstrates you put in the time and effort needed to be a leader in the accounting field.

Showcase Your Talents

As a WICPA member, you can share with your peers and the community at large your knowledge and successes by contributing information and articles for our publications. You can also present at seminars, conferences and breakfast meetings. There's no question that participation with the WICPA can help your reputation and establish vital career contacts. Plus, you're able to help advance the understanding of others in your professions.

Increase Your Visibility

Another benefit of WICPA membership is firms that have WICPA members receive a free listing in the Find a CPA directory. One of our most widely used public resources, this online directory connects promotes our members' firms to individuals and businesses looking for your specific areas of service and expertise.

Steadily advance your knowledge and career opportunities

Keeping pace with continually changing accounting standards can be a daunting task. But the WICPA is uniquely equipped to help. No matter what your industry or your area of expertise, the WICPA has the continuing education and leadership development tools to keep you on the cutting edge of your craft.

Published Updates

Through our weekly CPD emails, bimonthly membership magazine, monthly e-newsletter, annual CPD publication and online webcasts, WICPA members gain invaluable insights into the trends and changes that continue to reshape the industry.

Seminars, Conferences & Breakfast Meetings

Learn firsthand how the latest developments impact your role as an accounting professional. Multiple offerings on specialized topics featuring highly rated presenters enable you to focus your professional development efforts where they will benefit you the most. Plus, members receive special pricing.

Online & On-Demand CPD

Our wide variety of digital CPD opportunities help you stay current on the requirements and guidelines affecting your business from the convenience of your computer. In addition, acquire vital knowledge, tips and best practices essential to advancing your career.

Gain access to unique savings on business-critical products and services

We don't stop at just providing ongoing education resources and career development opportunities. We understand just how much accounting professionals appreciate the bottom line and value so that's why we've used our strengths to negotiate serious savings for our members on the products and services they use routinely, such as:

  • CPA Exam Review Courses
  • Tax and Accounting Books and Software
  • Personal, Business and Group Disability Insurance
  • Payroll Services
  • Banking and Payment Acceptance Services
  • Shipping Services
  • HR Services
  • Business Coaching Services
  • Secure Data Transfer Services
  • Retirement Planning and Investment Services

Leverage connections to further your development and career

When you take your place as a WICPA member, you're part of a support network of more than 7,300 accounting and business professionals. Speak with fellow members and the one thing you consistently hear is how valuable this network is for advice, information, perspective and career advancement opportunities.

Strength in Numbers

With 7,300+ of the best-and-brightest accounting minds in the business on your side, you never have to go at it alone. From rising stars to seasoned veterans, you gain the expertise, support and guidance to help you get the answers and the help you need.

Your Go-To Resource

Networking through the WICPA has many advantages. It can lead to new job opportunities for you or help you uncover talented professionals when it's time to staff up.

A Powerful Voice

Make sure your voice is heard. The WICPA has a proven track record of monitoring and protecting public policy issues that impact the accounting profession and helping to ensure a healthy business climate by working with government regulatory agencies and other organizations. Think of it as a way to proactively shape the future of the profession ... and your continued success.