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CPACertified Public Accountant
CPACitizens' Police Academy
CPACost Per Action
CPAComprehensive Peace Agreement (Sudan)
CPACanadian Psychiatric Association
CPACoalition Provisional Authority (Office of Reconstruction and Humanitarian Assistance)
CPACanadian Psychological Association
CPACommunity Preservation Act
CPAComprehensive Performance Assessment
CPACanadian Payroll Association
CPACanadian Paraplegic Association
CPACoalition Provisional Authority (Iraq)
CPACanadian Physiotherapy Association
CPACathay Pacific Airways
CPAChartered Public Accountant
CPACommunications and Public Affairs
CPACare Programme Approach (UK mental health policy)
CPAChinese Progressive Association
CPACenter for the Performing Arts
CPACanadian Payments Association
CPACentre for Policy Alternatives
CPAClinical Pathology Accreditation (UK)
CPAComposite Panel Association
CPACollege Parents of America
CPACollaboration Protocol Agreement (ebXML)
CPACartes Postales Anciennes
CPAConstruction Products Association (UK)
CPAChannel Port Adapter (Cisco)
CPACommonwealth Parliamentary Association (UK)
CPACrop Protection Association (UK)
CPAComprehensive Plan Amendment
CPACollaboration-Protocol Agreement (Oasis)
CPAConsumer Protection Agency (Egypt)
CPACentre de Perfectionnement aux Affaires (French: Center for Business Training; est. 1929)
CPAClosest Point of Approach
CPACertified Practising Accountant
CPAChirped Pulse Amplification
CPACommunist Party of Australia
CPAContent Provider Access
CPACombat Poverty Agency
CPACritical Path Analysis
CPACentre for Policy on Ageing
CPACentre for Psychological Astrology
CPACenter for Policy Alternatives
CPACanadian Peace Alliance
CPACommunicating Process Architectures
CPACordillera Peoples Alliance (Cordillera, Philippines indigenous peoples organization)
CPACommission on Preservation and Access
CPACoherent Potential Approximation
CPAConstruction Plant-Hire Association (UK)
CPACommonwealth Pharmaceutical Association (UK)
CPACerebelloPontine Angle (tumors)
CPACanadian Police Association
CPAComprehensive Plan of Action
CPAConsumer Protection Association (UK)
CPACall Progress Analysis (also PCPM, Programmable Call Progress Monitor)
CPACoherent Perfect Absorber (physics)
CPACommunist Party USA
CPACanadian Philosophical Association
CPAChristian Police Association (UK)
CPACommonwealth Ports Authority
CPACatholic Patriotic Association
CPACessna Pilots Association
CPACost Plus Award
CPACustomer Profitability Analysis
CPAChild Placement Agency
CPACanadian Poetry Association
CPACanadian Pacific Airlines
CPAChosen-Plaintext Attack
CPAChief of Public Affairs
CPAChildhood Physical Abuse
CPACalifornia Partnership Academies
CPACanaveral Port Authority
CPACalifornia Psychiatric Association
CPACost and Price Analysis
CPAConnector Position Assurance
CPAChristian People's Alliance
CPACommon Payment Application (smart chip card industry)
CPACell Proliferation Assay
CPACopolymer Alloy
CPAConnecticut Psychological Association
CPAChartered Patent Attorney
CPAComputing Processes and Artifacts
CPAChief Patrol Agent (US Border Patrol)
CPACanadian Parking Association
CPACanadian Petroleum Association
CPAConsumer Protection Act of 1991
CPACakewalk Pro Audio
CPACenter for Photographic Art
CPACrime Pattern Analysis
CPACritical Patch Update (Oracle)
CPACubic-Plus-Association (equation of state)
CPACaring People Alliance
CPACincinnati Paralegal Association
CPAConnecticut Pharmacists Association
CPACarry Propagate Adder
CPACenter for Profitable Agriculture
CPACaribbean Philosophical Association
CPACentral Planning Area
CPACornish Pasty Association (UK)
CPAChartered Patent Agent (UK)
CPAChairman’s program assessment (US DoD)
CPACompulsory Purchase Annuity (UK)
CPACorrective & Preventive Action (quality assurance systems)
CPAChristmas Prepayment Association (UK)
CPACalgary Parking Authority
CPACorrosion Prevention Association (UK)
CPACost Per Acquisition/Action (internet advertising)
CPACoalition for Peace Action
CPACorrugated Packaging Association
CPAContract Price Adjustment
CPACanadian Poolplayers Association
CPAChesapeake Paddlers Association
CPACouncil Performance Assessment (US Girl Scouts)
CPACar Park Attendant
CPAContent Portal Authority (SurfControl)
CPACold Plasma Analyzer
CPACompeting Pipers Association
CPACalifornia Placement Association (California Community College Placement Association)
CPACost Performance Analysis
CPACo-Polar Attenuation
CPACombined Paging/Access
CPACharged Particle Analyzer
CPAChinanteco Palantla (SIL code, Mexico)
CPACampaign for Public Accountability
CPAConflict Prevention Associates
CPACoalition for Public Awareness
CPACincinnati Performing Arts (Cincinnati, OH)
CPACustomer-Provided Access
CPAClinical Pathology Associates (Austin, TX)
CPACentre for Proteome Analysis
CPAColumbus Progressive Alliance
CPACommunity Postal Agent (Australia Post)
CPACommand Processor Assembly
CPACentral Purchasing Authority
CPACultural Pluralism and the Arts
CPACentralized/Bulk Power Architecture
CPACyprus Pharmaceutical Association
CPAConsumer Protection Appraisal
CPACorporate Purchase Agreement
CPAComputer Patents Annuities
CPACustomer Product Advisor
CPAColorado Payphone Association
CPACommercial Production Association
CPACommon Programming APIs
CPACut and Paste Artist
CPACommon Process Architecture (software engineering)
CPAComputer Program Abstracts (NASA)
CPAConcurrent Photon Amplification
CPACoupled-Pair Approximation
CPAConnecticut Perinatal Association
CPACalling Party Answer (ITU-T)
CPAConstant Pain in the Ass
CPACustomer Product Audit
CPAComprehensive Peer Assessment
CPACustomer Price Agreement
CPAChildren's Psychology Associates
CPACircular Patch Antenna
CPAContiguous Processor Allocation
CPAController Processing Assembly
CPACanadian Pinzgauer Association
CPACharged-Particle Analysis
CPAContract Property Administrator
CPACommunications Planning Aid
CPACreative Progress Agency (Bulgaria)
CPACritical Parametric Analysis
CPAClassification Products By Activity
CPAContingency Planning Aid (NASA)
CPACoordinated Purchase Agreement
CPAComputer Products Administration
CPACleaning, Pressing, and Altering
CPACommander's Personal Attention
CPACash Purchasing Agent
CPAControl Purchasing Authority
CPACost Planning & Appraisal
CPACommon Paging and Access
CPAConventional Patch Antenna
CPACommunications Power Assembly
CPACircular Probable Area
CPACost/Personal Accounting
CPACary Photographic Artists (Cary, NC)
CPACatholic Parents Association
CPACapability Provisioning Activity (NECC program)
CPAConversion Pad Assembly (chemical demil plants)
CPACargo Preference Act of 1954
CPAComprehensive Peace Arrangement
CPACase Processing Associate
CPAChild Protection Act (various locations)
CPAConsolidated Plan of Action (African Ministerial Council on Science and Technology)
CPACiment Portland Artificiel (French: Artificial Portland Cement)
CPAConseils en Patrimoine et en Assurances (French: Heritage Consulting and Insurance)
CPAComité des Plastiques en Agriculture (French: Plastics in Agriculture Committee)
CPACessation Progressive d'Activité (French: Gradual Retirement Scheme)
CPACenter for Physical Activity (East Tennessee State University)
CPACirculating Platelet Aggregation
CPACrime Prevention Act (various locations)
CPAChartres Poker Association (France)
CPAChampagne Parc Auto (French auto park)
CPACredit Protection Association (various locations)
CPACarolina Performing Arts (Chapel Hill, NC)
CPAClasse Préparatoire à l'Apprentissage (French: Pre-Apprenticeship Class)
CPACentrale du Pneu et des Accessoires (French: Central Tire and Accessories)
CPACanadian Public Administration (journal; Wiley)
CPACommunauté d'Agglomération du Pays d'Aix (French urban planning group)
CPAChasse-Pêche-Amitié (French: Hunting-Fishing-Friendship; online forum)
CPACore Program Area (Uganda)
CPACollectif des Plateformes d'Affiliation (French: Collective Affiliate Network)
CPACustom Painting Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
CPACasual Players Alliance (website)
CPACorporate Performance Assessment
CPAClub de Patinage Artistique (French figure skating club)
CPACoefficient de Polissage Accéléré (French: Accelerated Polishing Coefficient)
CPAConditions Particulières d'Autorisation (French: Special Conditions of Authorization)
CPACulture et Politique Arabes (French: Arab Culture and Politics; website)
CPACorpus Pattern Analysis (computational linguistics)
References in periodicals archive ?
As a long-time AICPA and Alabama Society of CPAs volunteer over a 30-year career with his firm, Williamson believes the profession's primary purpose is to protect the public interest.
On the Web site, young CPAs can find tools and resources to help them map out their skill development needs, get networking and work/life balance advice and learn about CPE options.
IA-1092, the SEC put forth three tests under which a CPA could lose the exclusion.
2) give CPA students the information they need to better evaluate media reports about police performance; and
Whichever camp you're in, the inevitable and probably most important question is: How will changes in the structure of CPA firms affect auditor independence?
In a divorce, each side traditionally hires a CPA to determine how to separate the couple's finances.
Making arrangements in advance with another CPA to take over the divested clients is clearly the best approach.
Members of a law enforcement agency seeking to initiate a successful CPA program must obtain the support of their administration.
If you suspect an employee may be inadvertently or deliberately using the CPA designation improperly, your company may be vulnerable to repercussions.
Leora Bach, CPA May Rafanan, CPA (Goldstein Borgen Dardarian & Ho)
The December 2005 UAA adds new options for firms and for the CPAs they employ For example, under section 7(i), a CPA firm may offer services through substantially equivalent personnel licensed in other states without individually notifying the board of accountancy.