The Washington Society of CPAs is a professional community of CPAs and financial professionals who work in business and industry, education, government, not-for-profit organizations, and public accounting. With more than 7,000 members, the WSCPA is the only organization in the State of Washington dedicated to serving the professional needs of CPAs, educating consumers about CPAs and the services they provide, and encouraging students to study accounting and enter the profession. WSCPA members are CPAs and financial professionals, students, and retirees.

The Society, founded in 1904, is governed by an elected board of directors and is managed by a professional staff.

The Society owns its headquarters in Bellevue, which serves as a learning center and meeting place, and accommodates staff offices.

Purpose of the WSCPA

We are a community of CPAs and financial professionals cultivating authentic relationships, unique learning experiences, and purposeful advocacy for our future.

Strategic Initiatives

Connection & Community

We provide unique benefits and create opportunities for our members to connect with other professionals.

Professional Development

We provide educational opportunities for lifelong learning, career growth and compliance with licensing requirements.


We support and engage our members in advocating for the profession and the public interest on issues affecting the accounting profession.

Learn more about these initiatives, and the projects the WSCPA is undertaking to achieve them, in the full strategic plan here:

Download the Strategic Plan

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