Military and Refugee / Asylee / Special Immigrant Visa Holders
The CBA is committed to assisting California’s military members and their families. The CBA offers licensure application and renewal assistance programs for past and present military personnel and their spouses/domestic partners. For information please contact the CBA military liaison at email@example.com or by phone Toll-Free at (833) 992-0577.
Information for Military Applicants and Licensees
Military Member Temporary Residence Practice Rights
Military members and their spouses/domestic partners who hold an out-of-state CPA license and are temporarily residing/moving to California may qualify to practice public accountancy under practice privilege without a California CPA license.
To determine if you qualify under practice privilege, additional information can be found at https://www.dca.ca.gov/cba/licensees/faqs.shtml#out-of-state. If you require further assistance regarding your options please contact the CBA military liaison at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone Toll-Free at (833) 992-0577.
The California Board of Accountancy thanks you for your service.
Refugee / Asylee / Special Immigrant Visa Holder Applicants
The CBA expedites the licensing application review for refugees, asylees and special immigrant visa holders. For information please contact the CBA military/refugee liaison at email@example.com or by phone Toll-Free at (833) 656-2318. If you need assistance in a language other than English, language assistance services are available at no cost, call (833) 656-2318.