CPAs and what we do

Who are CPAs? What do we do? Who do we work with? Find these and other answers here.

You will find us in every industry and level of business, but we're not just number-crunchers. We're advisors, business owners, executives and much more. From public practice to government, retail to manufacturing, we're where you need us to be, helping you with our business insight. 


Gain a better understanding of the accounting profession in Canada by learning about the various strengths, roles and functions of Chartered Professional Accountants (CPAs).

CPA Canada has agreements with various international organizations that provide benefits to both Canadian CPAs and international accountants working in Canada. Learn more about our various programs here.

CPAs are the world-class strategic business experts you'll find supporting many organizations. Discover the inspiring paths taken by some of our 200,000 talented members as they share their journeys with you.


Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) annually offers its views on priorities for the federal budget. Review past submissions of pre-budget briefs and consultations, and post-budget release opinions and commentary.

Our Firm Directory allows you to search for Canadian CPA firms using our interactive map as well as other criteria.

Jointly presented by CPA Canada and CPA Ontario, The ONE is the must-attend, multi-track event of the year, designed for all CPAs who want to be at the top of their game.