The American Accounting Association is the premier community of accountants in academia. Founded in 1916, we have a rich and reputable history built on leading-edge research and publications. The diversity of our membership creates a fertile environment for collaboration and innovation. Collectively, we shape the future of accounting through teaching, research and a powerful network, ensuring our position as thought leaders in accounting.
Founded in 1887, the AICPA represents the CPA profession nationally regarding rule-making and standard-setting, and serves as an advocate before legislative bodies, public interest groups and other professional organizations. The AICPA develops standards for audits of private companies and other services by CPAs; provides educational guidance materials to its members; develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination; and monitors and enforces compliance with the profession’s technical and ethical standards.
AccountingWEB is the leading online community for CPAs in the United States, providing news, software tools and guidance from top industry voices. We aim to inspire the modern accountant to embrace new ideas, develop, grow, and make changes that matter.
AccountingCoach.com was started in 2003 to help people throughout the world learn and refresh their understanding of basic accounting and bookkeeping at no cost. This free website contains explanations of major topics, Q&A, quizzes, and much more.