CPAs & Firms

2016 Online Renewal / Reinstatement for the Year 2016

The 2016 Online Renewal period commenced on November 1, 2015.  Expiration Notices, with login and password information, are mailed on March 1st to those who have not yet renewed for 2016.


If you were registered as of the end of 2015 and did not already renew for 2016, you may reinstate your CPA license or Inactive status for 2016 either online or by mail.  Forms can be found at the “Forms & Links” page.

To renew online, click here:   [ ONLINE RENEWALS ]

2016 was a CPE Reporting Year for 2013-2015.  All licensed CPAs were required to submit the CPE Reporting Form by January 31, 2016 or your renewal will not be valid.

Excel: CPE worksheet for SBCPA 13-15    PDF:  CPE Reporting Form 2013-2015

Instructions for CPE Reporting 2013-2015



Firms cannot reinstate an expired Firm Permit online.  Your firm should complete the 2016 Annual Reinstatement of FIRM PERMIT / Reinstatement Same Year under the “Forms & Links” page.


NOTE:  Licensed CPAs who no longer practice and wish to change to INACTIVE status and be exempted from CPE should email the Board in order for us to update the database. After the database has been updated, you must renew your inactive status online or by paper.



CPAs may click the following link to complete and send the Board a change of address notice:

Change of Address



Licensed CPAs may click this link for the 2016 CPE (continuing professional education) requirements:




Out of state CPAs seeking practice rights or licenses in LA should click here for information:

Non-resident CPAs



A schedule of Board fees is presented for your information, click the link below:

Fee Schedule