Pursuant to 2017 Wisconsin Act 319, beginning August 1, 2018, an applicant for an initial credential may apply for a reduction of the initial credential fee that is equal to 10% of the initial fee. Qualification is based on the federal adjusted gross income being at or below 180% of the federal poverty guideline prescribed for the applicant's family household size by the United States Department of Health and Human Services. To determine eligibility please visit the United States Department of Health and Human Services website prior to submitting Form 3217.
Wis. Stat. § 440.08(2), the required renewal date for the Certified Public Accountant credential is December 14th of each odd-numbered year. Should you receive your initial credential in the months leading up to this date, you are still required to renew your license by the statutorily defined date.
Application for Licensure (Including Late Renewal After Five or More Years)
|130||Application for Certified Public Accountant License|
|3217||Application for Fee Reduction (If applying for a fee reduction, this form
must accompany the application for the credential.)|
|127||Verification of Employment and Experience|
|3178||Required Course Work in Accounting and Business Subjects|
|131||Verification of Examination or Registration (Transfer of Scores/Endorsement Applicants Only)|
|2699||Request to Retake the Statutes and Rules or Ethics Examination (if applicable)|
|3085||Application for Predetermination (Optional-Submit ONLY if you have been convicted of any felony, misdemeanor, or other violations of federal or state law in this state or any other and you desire a review of your conviction record before applying for a credential.) |
|2252||Convictions and Pending Charges|
|3071||Fax Payment Form|
Application for Late Renewal After Five or More Years
In order to renew a credential that has been expired five (5) or more years, you must submit an application Form 130 and the "Late Renewal After Five or More Years" fee. Under Wis. Admin. Code §
Accy 2.501(2), verification of successful completion of examinations specified in Wis. Admin. Code §
Accy 2.301 or education specified in Wis. Admin. Code §
Accy 2.202 is also required. A Late Renewal After Five or More Years applicant must either submit the $75.00 to take the WI Ethics exam (applicants who did not take the national exams in WI will also need to have official verification of scores sent) or submit your official transcripts for review.