CFST Initial Certification – Examination
Audience: CPAs who have completed the initial training course (CATR).
Objective: To ensure that certified auditors possess the knowledge and skills to successfully perform certified audits for the Florida Department of Revenue.
Course Level: Advanced
Format: Self study with proctored examination
Subject Area: Taxes
- Florida sales and use tax law
- Standard Industry Guides
- Standard Audit Program
- Administrative procedures
Prerequisite: Must have completed the two and a half day seminar (CATR).
Advance Preparation: Study/review CATR course materials and participant notes.
Amount of CPE Credit: Up to 20 hours of Technical Business CPE credit after passing the certified audit examination with a 70 or above.
- Initial exam – $125
- Retake – $100
Florida Institute of CPAs
325 West College Avenue
To register: Call (850) 224-2727 ext. 419 or (800) 342-3197 ext. 419 (in Florida only) or e-mail MSC@ficpa.org for more information.
For more information regarding FICPA CPE policies for self-study such as complaint and refund, contact the Member Services at MSC@ficpa.org.