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Temporary Practice Permit

Temporary permits are required of out-of-state CPAs or firms in each instance in which such out-of-state CPAs or firms send personnel into the state to perform a specific engagement. A temporary permit is not required of a person entering the State of Florida solely for the purpose of preparing federal tax returns or advising as to federal tax matters.

Application Requirements:
  • APPLICATION: Complete the application by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.

  • FEES: $400 non refundable fee is required with application.
  • EXPIRATION: Temporary permits are valid for 90 days from date of issuance and no license shall cover more than one engagement. Application for temporary permits must be filed and approved prior to commencement of the engagement
  • MORE INFORMATION: Learn more about this profession (use the back button or arrow to return to this page).

Here are some helpful instructions to create an online account and link an existing license. Step-by-Step Tutorials: Tutorial ? Create Your Online Account Tutorial ? Link Your License to Your Online Account If you have questions or need assistance in completing this application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 850.487.1395 or use our convenient contact form.

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2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395

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Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact the office by phone or by traditional mail. If you have any questions, please contact 850.487.1395. *Pursuant to Section 455.275(1), Florida Statutes, effective October 1, 2012, licensees licensed under Chapter 455, F.S. must provide the Department with an email address if they have one. The emails provided may be used for official communication with the licensee. However email addresses are public record. If you do not wish to supply a personal address, please provide the Department with an email address which can be made available to the public. Please see our Chapter 455 page to determine if you are affected by this change.