AZ Association of Accounting and Tax Professiona


The Arizona Association of Accounting and Tax Professionals, is a nonprofit, voluntary, professional organization representing all Arizona accounting and tax professionals. 

 Whether you are entering the accounting and tax profession or a highly experience professional, we are here to meet your needs.   We are committed to providing programs that advance the highest standards of ethics and practice within our profession.

 The real value in membership in AAATP is involvement -- networking with others at local chapter meetings, attending seminars, and forming relationships with other accounting and tax professionals that will become the foundation of a long and successful affiliation with AAATP.

We protect, enhance, guide and promote the accounting and tax profession on behalf of our members.  If you aren't yet a member of AAATP then take a look at the pages on membership  and member benefits -- I invite you to fill out an on-line  membership application and join AAATP. 

Joanne Elsen, CPA


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1040 in Depth 

Phoenix December 14-15

America’s only CPE award winner continues its tradition as a CPE class combined with a 1040 desktop reference guide. For 2017 we will continue our 4 special focus chapters with new topics of: Amended returns; final returns for deceased; small business pension plan issues; and divorce. The manual begins with our coverage of individual law changes in the powerful and popular “What’s New” discussion, which usually takes ½ of the 2 days. The course then proceeds through problem area and special focus issues and ends with industry issues on the latest concerns. As the only CPE provider recipient of the CPA Technology Advisor’s top research award you are assured of getting the best reference material available presented in an educational, yet interesting format.

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AAATP is proud to be

the Arizona State Affiliate of:  

National Society of Accountants


AZ Association of Accounting and Tax Professionals is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 813 W Elliot Rd Ste 1 Chandler AZ 85225.

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