The CPA Designation

The Canadian CPA is the pre-eminent , globally respected business and accounting designation.

Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) is a unified Canadian accounting profession, built on the strengths of the three legacy designations (Chartered Accountant, Certified Management Accountant and Certified General Accountant), that will be more than 190,000 members strong and better positioned to represent their interests in Canada and abroad. Unification will also enhance the influence, relevance and contribution of the Canadian accounting profession. The public interest will be served by common codes of conduct, disciplinary systems and licensing regimes.

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