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Board of Accountancy
85 E. 7th Place, Suite 125
St. Paul, MN 55101

Phone: 651-296-7938
Fax: 651-282-2644
TTY: 800-627-3529
Office Hours: 8-4:30 M-F

Board Office Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

The Board office will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.


2016 Renewals - Individuals and Firms

The 2016 renewals are now available for individuals and firms. Renewing this year are:

  • All CPAs whose last names begin with A-P
  • All CPAs who were initially certified in 2015
  • Any CPA who renewed after January 1, 2014
  • All RAPs
  • All firms: CPA, Sole Proprietor, and RAP

Online Services is the quick and easy electronic means for individual CPAs and Sole Proprietors to renew. The Board accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover Card as online payment methods.


Paper forms are also available under Applications and Forms. Please note: RAPs, firms other than Sole Proprietors, and those seeking Exempt status or surrendering their license must use the paper renewal option.


Answers to questions concerning renewal can be found on the Frequently Asked Questions page.




Report of the Administrative Law Judge

The Adminstrative Law Judge for the hearing held October 8 regarding proposed rule changes has issued his report. A link is provided below; the report may also be viewed on the Rulemaking page of the website.



ALJ Report


NASBA/AICPA Request Comments on UAA Rules Revision Exposure Draft

The NASBA and AICPA Boards have jointly release an exposure draft of proposed revisions to AICPA/NASBA Uniform Accountancy Act and NASBA Uniform Accountancy Act Rules. Comments on this proposal are requested by February 2, 2016 and should be sent to and


Download Draft


The Board Report

The most recent (Fall 2015) issue of the Board's newsletter is available online.


View / Download


2015 Statute Changes Now Live

The Office of the Revisor has published the 2015 Statutes. Board Statute changes signed into law and made effective on August 1 may be view there. A search within the Revisor site provides a summary list with links to the specific Statute sections changed. A link to that search is provided below.


Statutes Changes


Continuing Professional Education Reporting

If you failed to report CPE by: The noncompliance fee is: Complete and submit: If you failed to complete CPE by*: The noncompliance fee is**:
    Certificates of completion for carryback hours and required fees 6/30/2015 $150
12/31/2014 $300 2015 CPA certificate renewal form and required fees 6/30/2014 $450
12/31/2013 $600 2014 CPA certificaterenewal form and required fees 6/30/2013 $750
7/31/2013 $725 7/31/2013 CPEreporting form and required fees    
12/31/2012 $900 2013 CPA certificaterenewal form and required fees 6/30/2012 $1050
7/31/2012 $1025 7/31/2012 CPEreporting form and required fees    
*If you completed CPE hours after the June 30th deadline(s), you must include copies of the certificates of completion for those hours.
**The above-referenced fees reflect the rates if submitted in November 2015.
Minnesota Rule 1105.3000 (E)(2014)