AICPA launches online community for young CPAs

The AICPA launched the Young CPA Network online community to help young CPAs establish connections with their peers, exchange ideas, and grow their careers.

Hosted on, the community features content designed to empower and guide young CPAs along their professional journey. It allows AICPA members who have passed the Uniform CPA Examination and are ages 22–36 to create customized profiles and interact with their peers. To access the online community, visit and register.


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