Accountant (PA, CPA, and firms)
The Board of Accountancy issues permits to practice to public accountants, certified public accountants, and accounting firms and issues certified public accountant certificates.
The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Accountancy is to protect the general public from incompetent accounting services and practices which tend to reduce competition or fix prices for accounting services. The Board must also maintain standards of professional competence and service delivery. To meet these objectives, the Board •develops standards for professional competency •promulgates rules and regulations •adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions.
Division: Professional Regulation
Office: Board of Accountancy
Permits expire 6/30 of odd years. Certificates do not expire.
Applicable Rules and Regulations
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