Minnesota Board of Accountancy

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Applications and Forms

Fillable PDF Forms

For CPAs entering continuing professional education hours earned during the correct period (no carryback), updating their address (but not their name or employer), or renewing their Active or Inactive status (during the renewal window each fall), use our convenient Online Renewal.

For other needs, use the fillable PDF forms below.
Important: Be sure to download the PDF form to your device and open it using Adobe Reader, as working on PDF forms in web browsers or using other software may result in lost data on saving or printing.

NOTE: When submitting a PDF form that includes a fee, payment must be by check or money order (no cash, credit card, or bill pay).

Renewal Forms

Initial Applications for MN Licenses

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Reporting

For  the current CPE/renewal year (when renewing/reporting on time): Use Online Renewal.

For prior CPE/renewal years or when renewing/reporting late: Use the renewal form for that year (for example, to report CPE for July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023, use the 2024 Renewal Form). Neither late-earned (carryback hours) nor late-reported CPE can be reported through Online Renewal. You will owe CPE fees and a late renewal fee and must mail the appropriate documentation and form to the Board. Consult the renewal form and also the CPE Fee Chart to calculate.


CPE Reporting Form for Status Change to Active

NOTE: The above form is used only during renewal. If you want to change from Inactive or Exempt to Active status mid year (not as of January 1), use Status Change to Active Request Form.


CPE Reporting Form for Audit

Request for Change

Other Forms

Complaint Form (for filing a complaint with the Board about a CPA, RAP, or Firm)

Reinstatement Application

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