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Why Join

Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA) membership brings your professional success full circle by connecting the dots to leading-edge learning, peer connection and opportunities to further develop as a leader. We know times are uncertain, but you can be certain of us now and into the future. 

With an investment in GWSCPA membership you can:

  • Reach professional insider status by accessing highly-relevant resources, continuing education and certificate programs.
  • Gain support along your career journey via an array of growth opportunities, leadership development and peer collaboration.
  • Access your CPE Tracker, the hub to reference all your learning in one place  now and upon license renewal.

Belong to a peer network of nearly 3,600 like-minded members conveniently located for networking, collaboration and insight.

  • Join in meaningful conversations and make a difference in specialized areas through Section involvement.
  • Utilize the online forum to pose questions and virtually connect to your professional community.
  • Be a part of GWSCPA's strategic direction through committee involvement, organizational governance and contributing speaker expertise.
  • Serve as a trusted advisor for an external board or committee  and hire your next future leader via our job postings.

Flexible Payment:  When you check out you can choose to pay in full or pay monthly over the remainder of the GWSCPA membership year (July 1 to June 30 annually). Read more about the flexible payment options here.

Membership Auto Renewal: If paying by credit card, we offer the option for automatic annual renewal and your card will be charged each membership year at the beginning of July.

Dues Rates

Membership TypeCostDescription
Firm Partner$430Partners in public accounting or sole practitioner
Firm Staff$325Public accounting firm staff, not partners
Business/Industry$325Working in corporate commercial setting
Nonprofit$325Working in a nonprofit organization
Government$135Working in federal, state or local government
Academic$135Working as a teacher of accounting or related courses
Financial Services/Affiliate$430Financial advisors, bankers, staffing, independent consultant
Retired$135Substantially retired from employment
Student$0Undergraduate or graduate accounting student
YEA Introductory$135Available for up to 5 years for staff who are under 35 and in their first 5 years of profession
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