PICPA - Greater Philadelphia

Greater Philadelphia Chapter

Featured Events

"Show Me the Money: A CPA's Journey to NFL Agent" Program and Networking Happy Hour

Nov. 5 | 3:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Xfinity Live

Are you ready for some football? Join us at Xfinity Live where we’ll be entertained AND educated by NFL agent and superstar CPA, Jim Solano. Registration includes the program, open bar, hors d'oeuvres, and parking.

Successful Candidates Celebration and Casino Night

Nov. 13 | 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. | Westin Hotel

Join the Greater Philadelphia Chapter in honoring Successful CPA Candidates at a fun-filled casino night. Celebrate the success of those who have passed the CPA Exam while enjoying a night of gambling, music, and cuisine. 

Featured CPE Programs

Professional Issues Update

Oct. 27 | 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. | Penn State Great Valley 

Hear the latest developments and news affecting the profession and interact with PICPA leadership.

Member-only benefit. Free for PICPA members and students

Dos and Don't of Selling an Accounting, Law, and Other Nonmedical Professional Practices

Oct. 29 | 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. | Montgomery County Bar Association 

Learn what to do to prepare for your client’s practice to be sold, as well as what due diligence you should perform when purchasing a practice. The expert panel will be comprised of a business transaction attorney, a CPA whose firm has bought accounting practices, and a CPA practice continuation consultant.

"Selling a C Corp: Personal Goodwill and Other Issues" Program and Networking Dinner

Oct. 29 | 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. | Valley Forge Convention Center

The Greater Philadelphia Chapter Cooperation with the Bar and Other Professionals Committee is pleased to announce a special joint conference with the Pennsylvania Business Brokers Association (PBBA).


Chapter Members in Action

Greater Philadelphia Oktoberfest
Over 70 members, friends, and family from the Greater Philadelphia Chapter enjoyed the annual Oktoberfest. This year’s new location, Brauhaus Schmitz, offered traditional German food and over 100 beers.

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Volunteer Opportunity - Philabundance
Volunteers are needed by Philabundance for a volunteer shift in the Hunger Relief Center on Tuesday, Oct. 21 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Contact Courtney Laub to register.

Volunteer Opportunity - Career Wardrobe
Volunteers are needed by Career Wardrobe to sort work-suitable clothes for women who are trying to get back in the work place. October's clothing drive takes place on Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the East Falls Presbyterian Church. Career Wardrobe takes place the second Wednesday at every month. There is no need to preregister. Contact John Campbell for more information.

Join a Chapter Committee
The best way to get involved is to join a committee in your chapter. Examples of committees are the Schools and Colleges Committee that helps inform the future of the profession, or the Emerging CPAs Committee that plans events in your area. View your choices and sign up for a committee today.

Greater Philadelphia Chapter Financial Records Request
The Greater Philadelphia Chapter’s current fiscal year’s financial results are available to members upon request. E-mail your request to membership@picpa.org along with your member ID number, and we will respond shortly.


Upcoming Events

11 & 12
Annual Tax Forum
Annual Philadelphia, Local, and Multistate Tax Update Conference

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Conferences and Seminars


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2015-2016 Leadership Nominations
The PICPA is currently taking nominations for chapter and state leadership positions. Nominate yourself or your best and brightest colleague or friend for a 2015-2016 PICPA leadership position. Please submit the nomination form by Oct. 31, 2014.

2014-2015 Chapter Leadership

Chapter President

JoAnn Szupka
Jacquelyn M. Basso

Adam Greene

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