Benefits

The New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants serves a diverse and growing membership of more than 1,100 CPAs and accounting professionals in public practice, industry, government and education.

The Society works to develop and maintain high professional standards and offers a wide array of legislative, technical support and networking opportunities to its members. Below is a list of benefits made available to members, including primary services and discounts available through the Society. Join NHSCPA today!


Advocacy

  • The Society advocates issues of importance to the accounting profession, monitors how government plans will affect businesses and promotes the interests of CPAs before the state legislature, regulatory bodies, and other organizations.

Networking

Good networking and relationship building are key skills common to all successful business people. Networking allows members to further their professional development by learning from peers with similar interest – facing similar challenges – and imparting effective solutions.

  • Committees – Society volunteer groups operate under specific objectives for programs and activities.
  • Membership Meetings –
    • CPA Inauguration/CPA Career Night
    • December Mixer
    • Annual Awards and Past Presidents' Night
  • Annual Golf Tournament –
    • Members have the opportunity to network with other CPAs and other community business partners for the benefit of the NHSCPA scholarship fund.

  • Town Hall Meetings and Firm Visits –
    • Regional meetings are held to provide members in practice and industry an opportunity to meet the Society leadership, hear about the Society’s Strategic Plan, receive professional updates, and have the opportunity to discuss and educate us on important issues. Firm visits are a great way to ensure that your entire staff is getting the most from their Society membership and hear about what your Society is doing for you. To schedule a firm visit, e–mail Marlene Gazda.
  • Young Professionals Network –
    • Opportunities for our young professionals are provided throughout the year to encourage our young members to meet their colleagues. The Society YPs Committee organizes activities such as golf lessons, a golf league, charitable events, athletic events, as well as educational/social gatherings.
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Professional Development

  • Over 90 NHSCPA Sponsored Continuing Education Programs available at a discount to Members
    • CPE Season Pass – 40 hours of cpe at a discounted price
  • Special Programs –
    • Annual Tax Forum co–sponsored with the NH Bar Association
    • Accounting for Not for Profit Conference
    • Business and Industry Cluster
    • Employee Benefits Plan Conference
    • Estate Planning Conference
    • Professional New Staff Training Conference
    • Practice Management Conference
    • Women’s Leadership Conference

  • Self-Study & Webcasts –
    • AICPA CPExpress
    • CalCPA
    • CPA Crossings
    • K2 Enterprises
    • Surgent McCoy, Inc
  • Online CPE Tracker –
    • Tracks your CPE credits on our website.
  • Employment Assistance
  • Significant Discounts on CPA Exam Review Courses –
    • Becker CPA Review
    • Roger CPA Review
    • YAEGER CPA Review
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Communications

  • NHSCPA.org – the official website for the only state-wide professional organization for CPAs
  • NHSCPA Connection – the quarterly newsletter provided for members only
  • New England Advocacy Collaborative – offers a review and summary of legislation affecting the New England region
  • E-news – important professional news communicated instantly

  • The Public Practice E-news – sent electronically bi-monthly
  • Accounting Students' information – a devoted webpage for future CPAs on NHSCPA.org
  • Find-a-CPA Directory – a free service for members to advertise services on NHSCPA.org
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Career Services

  • Employment Assistance
  • Significant Discounts on CPA Exam Review Courses –
    • Becker CPA Review
    • YAEGER CPA Review
    • Roger CPA Review
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Insurance

  • The following insurance programs through the AICPA –
    • Professional Liability Insurance
    • Long Term Disability
    • CPA Life
    • CPA Spouse Life
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Preferred Savings Programs

  • CCH Discounts for Members – 30% Discount on CCH Tax Guide
  • DST (formerly Newkirk) Discounts for Members – Mention NHSCPA to receive your 10% Discount on new orders of Newsletters, Booklets, and Guides: http://www.newkirk-dst.com/catalog/launch.htm.
  • Membership in New Hampshire Federal Credit Union They are a non-profit financial cooperative with a wide range of financial services.
  • Brooks Brothers Corporate Membership Card. Save 15% on regular priced merchandise at Brooks – Brothers U.S. branded stores nationwide, by phone or online at BrooksBrothers.com.
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites (Manchester, NH location) - 10% discount off their lowest available rate anytime of the year.
  • Hilton Garden Inn (Manchester, NH location) - discount off their lowest available rate anytime of the year. Call the Society office for the corporate ID number.
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Other Services

  • Meeting Room Meeting Room Facilities – Conveniently located in the Brady Sullivan Tower off Route 293, the NH Society of CPAs offers a 50-person conference room available for all your training and meeting needs. A café is located on the ground floor. Ample free parking.
    • Rental Rates
      • Full Day - $350
      • Half Day - $200
      • Evening (after 5PM) - $175
    • The member discount rate for the classroom is provided to members at a 50% discount, i.e. $175/day and includes wireless internet access.
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Call the Society office at 603.622.1999 for more information