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Colorado CPA CPE
Please note: The CPE Information provided in this section relates to CPAs only.
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November 30th of odd numbered years.
Biennial from 1/1 of even years to 12/31 of odd years.
4 hours of CPE must be in Ethics, of which up to two hours may be in Colorado Rules & Regulations. Note: new licensees and those reactivating need to take a 2 CPE course specifically in Colorado Rules and Regulations. Our 4 CPE ethics course does NOT fulfill this requirement.
Effective January 1, 2010, Colorado has repealed its designation of Code A and Code B subjects. The following subjects are acceptable for CPE courses as defined by NASBA’s CPE Fields of Study: Accounting, Accounting (Governmental), Auditing, Auditing (Governmental), Administrative Practice, Social Environment of Business, Regulatory Ethics, Business Law, Business Management and Organization, Finance, Management Advisory Services, Marketing, Behavioral Ethics, Communications, Personnel/HR, Personal Development, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Production, Specialized Knowledge and Application, and Taxes.
Personal Development is limited to a maximum of 16 hours. MasterCPE does not currently have any personal development courses.
Colorado accepts courses from providers that are members of NASBA’s National Registry of CPE Sponsors. Colorado accepts Quality Assurance Service (QAS) hours.
Colorado State Board of Accountancy
Denver, CO 80202