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Licensure by Endorsement

This application is used by individuals who hold or have held a CPA license in another state or who have passed all four parts of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounting Uniform CPA examination and wish to obtain a Florida CPA license.

Application Requirements:
 
  • APPLICATION: Complete the application by clicking on the "Printable Application" link at the bottom of the page.
  • FEES: $300 non refundable fee is required with application.
  • EDUCATION: Official transcripts verifying completion of a baccalaureate degree and 150 semester hours of education from an accredited institution to include specific accounting and business courses. For information on coursework requirements or if you have five years of acceptable work experience, after licensure, please refer to the instruction sheet of the application.

  • INTERSTATE EXCHANGE INFORMATION: Please send authorization form along with any required processing fees to each state board of accountancy in which you previously sat for the CPA exam and/or hold a license; even if the license is no longer active.
  • EXPERIENCE: Submit Vertification of Work Experience form to demonstrate one to five years of acceptable work experience. To determine what is acceptable experience and your specific work experience requirement visit the endorsement section of our web page.

  • CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION (CPE): Submit an endorsement reporting form to evidence completion of 80 hours of CPE with at least 20 hours in accounting/auditing subjects and no more than 20 hours in behavioral subjects, completed in the two year period preceding application. CPE courses must meet certain criteria, please refer to the instruction sheet of the application.
  • MORE INFORMATION: Learn more about this profession (use the back button or arrow to return to this page).

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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1940 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395