CPA Questions & Answers What is a provisionary state and is my state a provisionary state? A provisionary state is a state that gives CPA Exam candidates a provisionary period to sit for the exam before they have officially completed the educational requirements, varying between 30 and 180 days. However, it should be noted that […]
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Each of the 55 US jurisdictions has its own Board of Accountancy that is responsible for licensing the CPAs who practice in that state/jurisdiction. Therefore, it is recommended to get licensed in the state in which you will practice regardless of the requirements.
If you are an international candidate and the jurisdiction is not important, then there are certain states with the most favorable U.S. CPA Exam requirements for international candidates based on the educational and work requirements.
However, rules and regulations are always changing, so be sure to double check these requirements with each of the State Boards before applying.