December Complaint Committee Resecheduled
The Wednesday, December 2, Complaint Committee meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday, December 3, at 8:00 am.
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.
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.
IRS Updates "Penalties at a Glance" Page
The IRS's new Penalties at a Glance page has information on penalty relief and abatement including reasonable cause, administrative waiver and first time penalty abatement, and statutory exception.
October Complaint Committee Resecheduled
The October 7 Complaint Committee meeting has been rescheduled for October 14 at 8:00 am.
National Taxpayer Advocate Reviews Filing Season
National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson released her statutorily mandated mid-year report to Congress.
Proposed Rule Changes Hearing Notice
The Board will publish a Notice of Hearing on proposed Rule changes in the August 17, 2015, issue of the State Register. A public hearing will be held on October 8, 2015, at 9:30 a.m.
The Board Report
The most recent (Spring 2015) issue of the Board's newsletter is available online.
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||$125|
|12/31/2014||$275||2015 CPA certificate renewal form and required fees||6/30/2014||$425|
|12/31/2013||$575||2014 CPA certificaterenewal form and required fees||6/30/2013||$725|
|7/31/2013||$700||7/31/2013 CPEreporting form and required fees|
|12/31/2012||$875||2013 CPA certificaterenewal form and required fees||6/30/2012||$1025|
|7/31/2012||$1000||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 October 2015.
Minnesota Rule 1105.3000 (E)(2014)