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    The Board is responsible for licensing and regulating Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) and Public Accountants (PAs) in Oregon.

    The Board of Accountancy assures that approximately 8,500 CPAs, PAs, municipal auditors and public accounting firms registered to practice in Oregon demonstrate and maintain professional competency to serve the needs of their clients and other users of their services. The Board is authorized by ORS chapter 673 to establish and enforce standards and regulations and license qualified applicants to practice public accountancy in Oregon.
Agency News and Information Keeping Current
Proposed Rule Changes

The Oregon Board of Accountancy has submitted proposed rule amendments with the Secretary of State Office.  Please click on the following links to review the proposals.  

The Board welcomes public comment on the proposed rule amendments.  All written comments must be received at the Board office no later than December 10, 2014 by 5:00 p.m.  Comments will be accepted by kimberly.fast@oregon.gov, fax [503-378-3575], and regular mail [3218 Pringle Rd SE #110, Salem, OR 97302].  For those who prefer giving oral comment, a Rule Making Hearing will be held on December 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Board office. Additional information is provided in the documents below. 


Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Hearing and Statement of Need / Fiscal Impact


Proposed Rule Changes showing Tracked Edits and Explanations


Proposed Rule Changes showing the Clean Version with Explanations


*NEW* CPA Exam applicants now have access to Payment Coupons and Notices to Schedule.
*EXAM SCORES AVAILABLE ONLINE* The Oregon Board of Accountancy CPA Examination candidates can now view their scores online. The scores from the current test window are available at NASBA.org.
All you need is your Exam Section ID number and your Date of Birth.
Click here, Exam Scores, or visit NASBA.org, and select Exams, CPA Exam, your jurisdiction, then select Get Your Online Scores.
All score notification forms will be sent out through the normal process.


Licensee Look-Up
Click the following link to verify that your CPA or PA has a current and active license in Oregon. If you have any questions, please call the Board office, 503-378-4181.
​Board and Committee Agendas
You can now view Agendas and Minutes for both Board and Committee meetings online. Board minutes are published and posted once approved by the Board. Contact the Board office for further information.
Disciplinary Action Report - Updated June 16, 2014
A summary of disciplinary action, dating back to January 2011, can now be accessed in either ALPHABETICAL  or CHRONOLOGICAL order. Disciplinary action prior to January 2011, can be found by reviewing past newsletters.
International Testing Now Available for Oregon Candidates
Please click here for more information
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