HOLIDAY OFFICE CLOSURE
THE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24TH THROUGH FRIDAY, DECEMBER 27TH IN OBSERVANCE OF CHRISTMAS. THE OFFICE WILL RE-OPEN MONDAY, DECEMBER 30TH AT 8:30 AM. THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2014 IN OBSERVANCE OF THE NEW YEAR AND WILL REOPEN ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 2ND.
Educational requirements have changed effective July 1, 2013. You can view the new educational requirements at: http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/023/023014000000900R.html.
You can check under the "Exam" tab above to see if your school has posted a template of courses that will assist you to qualify.
If a candidate has previously fully qualified academically to take the CPA exam any time in the past, the candidate does not have to meet the new requirements.
The Illinois Board of Examiners' office has relocated to:
Illinois Board of Examiners
1120 E. Diehl Road, Suite 107
Naperville, IL 60563
CPA Candidate Bulletin can be located here:
This is a must read for CPA candidates
AICPA introduced a new tool to help CPA candidates prepare for the exam. The CPA exam aid is located at: https://www.thiswaytocpa.com/exam-licensure/cpa-exam-aid/ and includes a mobile app so you can take it with you.
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Using the online system you can:
The Illinois Board of Examiners approves CPA certification only.
Inquiries regarding the license to practice as a public accountant and the requirements for continuing professional education must be directed to:
Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Public Accountancy Section,
320 W. Washington St., 3rd floor
Springfield, IL 62786
See CPA Designation for more detailed information.