Iowa CPE Requirements for CPAs

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Our courses are accepted by the Iowa State Board of Accountancy for CPE credit. The State of Iowa does not pre-approve either CPE sponsors or individual courses. Our courses are written and administered following guidelines published by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Iowa State Board of Accountancy.  


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Fun Facts

Statistically there are about 3,508
CPAs in Iowa


With a requirement of 40 CPE Hours, that means that Iowa CPAs spend around 140,315 hours on CPE to maintain their certification PER YEAR!


Boeing 737s take about 5,500 hours to build, so if CPAs built airplanes instead of doing CPE, Iowa would produce an additional 25 Boeing 737s a year!  That's over a month's production for ALL of Boeing's Plants Nationwide from Iowa ALONE!


Cities in Iowa with the most CPAs


..Des Moines ~ 203 CPAs (8,137 CPE Credits)
Cedar Rapids ~ 126 CPAs (5,053 CPE Credits)

Davenport ~ 100 CPAs (3,987 CPE Credits)

..Sioux City ~ 83 CPAs (3,307 CPE Credits)

Waterloo ~ 68 CPAs (2,736 CPE Credits)
Iowa City ~ 68 CPAs (2,714 CPE Credits)
Council Bluffs ~ 62 CPAs (2,489 CPE Credits)
Ames~ 59 CPAs (2,359 CPE Credits)
Dubuque ~ 58 CPAs (2,305 CPE Credits)
West Des Moines ~ 57 CPAs (2,264 CPE Credits)

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Either you re-did the course after jstone\'s review, or he/she confused this course with another one. The test for this course had 15 questions, not 120, and all of them were about material covered in the course. It was fine and I recommend it.
Looks like this course needs to be updated.
Old customer in 2015, will give a try in 2017 now. Hope the courses are approved by the Board.

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