Benefits of Membership

The premier membership for Wisconsin accounting professionals, educators and students

With more than 7,000 members in public, business and industry, government and nonprofit accounting, as well as accounting educators and students, the WICPA serves the diverse needs of members by enhancing professional competency; promoting the value of members and the profession; advocating on behalf of the profession; and building community among members.

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 connect with the best of the best? How about enjoy exclusive savings on a wide range of products and services?

The WICPA is the ultimate resource for current, future and retired accounting professionals, providing the unique advantages necessary to reach new heights throughout your career – from college to the corner office, as well as after retirement.

Credibility

As a WICPA member, you stand out to employers, clients, peers and the community at large as being committed to the highest levels of professionalism, integrity and advancing of the profession.

Development

With our array of in-person and online continuing education options, you can gain the knowledge and expertise needed to create limitless career opportunities and remain connected to the latest developments in the profession at special member-only pricing.

Resources

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

Networking

Gain exclusive access to more than 7,000 colleagues and peers who can provide the guidance, support and experience to make the most of your connection to the profession.

Stand tall as a member of the premier accounting association 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 your ads, websites and email signatures, one look tells clients, colleagues and employers that you're serious about your profession. It demonstrates you put in the time and effort needed to stand out in the accounting field.

Showcase Your expertise

As a WICPA member, you can share your knowledge and successes by contributing information and articles for our multiple publications and in our member-only online community, WICPA Connect. You can also present at seminars, conferences and breakfast meetings throughout the state. 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 the profession.

Increase Your Visibility

Firms with WICPA members receive a free listing in the Find a CPA Directory. A widely used public resources, this online directory promotes our members' firms to individuals and businesses looking for specific areas of service and expertise.

Steadily advance your knowledge and career opportunities

Keeping pace with constantly changing accounting updates and issues is a daunting task. But the WICPA is uniquely equipped to help. No matter what your interest or area of expertise, we have 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, educational videos, and more, you will efficiently and effectively get invaluable expert insights into the trends and upcoming changes that continue to reshape the profession.

In-Person CPD

Learn in person how the latest developments impact your role as an accounting professional. Numerous in-person CPD opportunities on specialized topics presented by leading experts enable you to focus your professional development efforts where they will benefit you the most. What's more, members receive special savings on nearly all WICPA CPD events.

Online CPD

Our wide variety of online 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 on products and services, such as:

  • Administrative Relief
  • Business & Management Coaching
  • Business & Personal Insurance
  • Clothing
  • CPA Exam Review Courses
  • Estate Strategies
  • Human Resources
  • Investment Planning
  • Payment Acceptance
  • Payroll & Tax Filing
  • Retirement Planning
  • Risk Management
  • Social Security Planning
  • Tax Planning
  • Wealth Management

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 7,000 accounting and business professionals, educators and students. 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 more than 7,000 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 as a WICPA member has many advantages. It can lead to new job opportunities for you or help you uncover talented professionals when it's time to find a new employee.

A Powerful Voice

We have a proven track record of monitoring and protecting public policy issues that impact the accounting profession and helping ensure a healthy business climate by working with government regulatory agencies and other organizations.

Join the WICPA

As the premier association for Wisconsin accounting professionals, educators and students, there's membership for every stage of your career, and becoming a member can help you advance it.

Become a member today