The FICPA promotes a positive image of CPAs by maintaining direct contact with the media; providing you with sample press releases and ads; and enabling you to promote within your community.
Tax Season Promotion Help
The FICPA and the AICPA have put together marketing materials for your firm or practice to make tax season promotions easier.
- Download and pitch public service announcement (PSAs) to local radio and TV stations
- Customize professionallly designed ads with your firm, name and contact info
- Position yourself as a premier provider of tax services with AICPA’s Tax Practitioner’s Toolkit
- Free CPA print PSAs to promote your expertise, including some with BP oil spill emphasis
Click here to start using these resources and save time on your tax season promotions!
Public Service Announcements
The FICPA offers a series of PSAs that can be viewed on YouTube. These videos are designed to educate the public on the importance of using a certified public accountant.
We also provide free print PSAs for CPAs involved with BP oil spill claims and litigation.
Press Release Samples
The FICPA provides these do–it–yourself press releases to help you promote yourself and your company in your community and local media. Simply download the releases and fill in the blanks. Once you've completed them, send them via e–mail to your local newspaper to the attention of the business editor or local business briefs column.
- Press release announcing your attendance at a continuing professional education course.
- Press release announcing your selection to an FICPA committee.
Unlicensed Activity Campaign – FICPA and the Florida DBPR
FICPA and the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation (DBPR) are working together to raise awareness about unlicensed public accounting activity. The best way to stop unlicensed activity is to always hire a licensed professional. We've provided the information and tools so you can help us spread this message.
FICPA Highlights Member Accomplishments
The FICPA offers CPAs in the Spotlight online and On the Move in Florida CPA Today. These member features recognize providing innovative services to clients, amazing human-interest stories, honors and awards, who’s being featured in the news and career moves. More details about CPAs in the Spotlight and On the Move.
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy
The American Institute of CPAs' financial literacy initiative offers the FICPA and its members a great opportunity to improve the lives of thousands of Floridians and enhance the way CPAs are viewed and valued by the public. This organized, proactive, public–education campaign builds a solid image among the public that CPAs are trusted business professionals and receive community recognition for their efforts.
FICPA Member Logos
Permissions and Trademark Guidelines
Use of the Florida Institute of CPAs' "proud member" logo shall be granted only to current FICPA members.. FICPA may withhold approval at its sole discretion. FICPA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or modify permission to display the FICPA logo at any time.
Users agree to cease displaying FICPA logo(s) in the event that they are no longer a member of the organization.
The FICPA logo may not be used in any manner that expresses or might imply FICPA affiliation, sponsorship, endorsement, certification or approval of any product or service.
You may use the logo only as provided by FICPA. Except as provided in these guidelines, you may not alter the FICPA logo in any manner, including proportions, colors, elements; or animate, morph or otherwise distort its perspective or appearance.
You may not alter the FICPA logo to incorporate any other object, including, but not limited to other logos, icons, words, graphics, photos, slogans, numbers, design features, symbols, audio files or video files.
The FICPA logo graphic, when used in a Web or other Internet application, must be linked to www.ficpa.org or packaged with a separate text link to the FICPA URL.
Questions regarding use of FICPA logos may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
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