Continuing Professional Education Self-Study Courses


AccountingTools provides online, self-study continuing education courses for accounting professionals, including CPAs and Enrolled Agents. You can download all of our courses in PDF format, study at your leisure, take an online exam, and automatically receive a completion certificate by e-mail.

The table below lists the CPE courses offered by AccountingTools. To take one of these courses, click on the course title to see the details for the course. If you want to buy the course, click on the "Buy" option.

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CPE Value Packs

 Value Pack Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Accounting Controls & Procedures  Bragg 25 hours Accounting PDF Materials $133 Buy 
 Budgeting & Closing the Books  Bragg 27 hours Acctg/Fin. PDF Materials $144 Buy 
 Cash Management & CFO Guidebook  Bragg 36 hours Finance PDF Materials $192 Buy 
 Controller Guide & Lean Accounting  Bragg 31 hours Accounting PDF Materials $165 Buy 
 Developments in Accounting & Auditing  Fustolo 32 hours Accounting PDF Materials $171 Buy 
 Inventory Accounting & Management  Bragg 30 hours Acctg/Prod. PDF Materials $160 Buy 
 Purchasing & Payables Management  Bragg 24 hours Acctg/Prod. PDF Materials $128 Buy 

 

Accounting and Auditing Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Accountants' Guidebook
Bragg 30 hours Accounting PDF Materials $200 Buy 
 Accounting Controls
Bragg 12 hours Accounting PDF Materials $80 Buy 
 Accounting for Derivatives and Hedges
Bragg 3 hours Accounting PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Accounting for Earnings per Share
Bragg 1 hour Accounting PDF Materials $10 Buy 
 Accounting for Inventory
Bragg 15 hours Accounting PDF Materials $100 Buy 
 Accounting for Investments
Bragg 3 hours Accounting PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Accounting for Managers
Bragg 17 hours Accounting PDF Materials $113 Buy 
 Accounting Procedures
Bragg 13 hours Accounting PDF Materials $87 Buy 
 Accounts Payable Policies & Procedures
Schaeffer 1.5 hours Accounting PDF Materials $15 Buy 
 Accounts Receivable Best Practices
Mill Creek 2 hours Accounting PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 ACH Payments
Schaeffer 2 hours Accounting PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Bookkeeping Guidebook
Bragg 15 hours Accounting PDF Materials $100 Buy 
 Business Combinations & Consolidations Bragg 3 hours Accounting PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Closing the Books Bragg 13 hours Accounting PDF Materials $87 Buy 
 Corporate Fraud Investigators Neuharth 1 hour Accounting PDF Materials $10 Buy 
 Cost Accounting Fundamentals Bragg 14 hours Accounting PDF Materials $93 Buy 
 Credit and Collection Guidebook Bragg 14 hours Accounting PDF Materials $93 Buy 
 Detection and Prevention of Fraud Neuharth 5.5 hours Accounting PDF Materials $46 Buy 
 Developments in Accounting Fustolo 16 hours Accounting PDF Materials $107 Buy 
 Developments in Auditing Fustolo 16 hours Auditing PDF Materials $107 Buy 
 Fair Value Accounting Bragg 2 hours Accounting PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Fixed Asset Accounting Bragg 12 hours Accounting PDF Materials $80 Buy 
 Foreign Currency Accounting Bragg 2 hours Accounting PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Fraud Overview for Accountants Fustolo 4 hours Accounting PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 Fraud Update Neuharth 1 hour Accounting PDF Materials $10 Buy 
 GAAP Guidebook Bragg 26 hours Accounting PDF Materials $173 Buy 
 Hospitality Accounting Bragg 19 hours Accounting PDF Materials $127 Buy 
 IFRS Guidebook  Bragg 20 hours Accounting PDF Materials $133 Buy 
 Internal Controls in Payables Schaeffer 5 hours Accounting PDF Materials $42 Buy 
 Key GAAP Concepts & Disclosures   Fustolo 16 hours Accounting PDF Materials $107 Buy 
 Lean Accounting Guidebook
Bragg 13 hours Accounting PDF Materials $87 Buy 
 Major Changes to Auditing Standards
Fustolo 8 hours Auditing PDF Materials $67 Buy 
 New Controller Guidebook Bragg 18 hours Accounting PDF Materials $120 Buy 
 Nonprofit Accounting Bragg 16 hours Accounting PDF Materials $107 Buy 
 Payables Management Bragg 10 hours Accounting PDF Materials $67 Buy 
 Payroll Management Bragg 14 hours Accounting PDF Materials $93 Buy 
 Project Accounting Bragg 3 hours Accounting PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Public Company Accounting & Finance Bragg 13 hours Accounting PDF Materials $87 Buy 
 Real Estate Accounting Bragg 10 hours Accounting PDF Materials $67 Buy 
 Revenue Recognition Bragg 4 hours Accounting PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 Risk Management Documentation Neuharth 3 hours Accounting PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Special Engagement Profitability Fustolo 12 hours Accounting PDF Materials $80 Buy 
 The Year-End Close Bragg 3 hours Accounting PDF Materials $19 Buy 
 Who Commits Fraud Neuharth 1 hour Accounting PDF Materials $10 Buy 
 XBRL Reporting Neuharth 1.5 hours Accounting PDF Materials $15 Buy 

 

Finance Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Budgeting Bragg 14 hours Finance PDF Materials $93 Buy 
 Business Ratios Guidebook Bragg 16 hours Finance PDF Materials $107 Buy 
 Capital Budgeting Bragg 5 hours Finance PDF Materials $42 Buy 
 CFO Guidebook Bragg 22 hours Finance PDF Materials $147 Buy 
 Corporate Cash Management Bragg 14 hours Finance PDF Materials $93 Buy 
 Corporate Finance Bragg 15 hours Finance PDF Materials $100 Buy 
 Cost Management Guidebook Bragg 17 hours Finance PDF Materials $113 Buy 
 Exchange Traded Funds Neuharth 3 hours Finance PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Financial Analysis Bragg 19 hours Finance PDF Materials $127 Buy 
 Interpretation of Financial Statements Bragg 11 hours Finance PDF Materials $73 Buy 
 Investor Relations Bragg 14 hours Finance PDF Materials $93 Buy 
 Mergers & Acquisitions Bragg 19 hours Finance PDF Materials $127 Buy 

 

Personal Development Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Attributes of Successful CFOs Neuharth 1 hour Personal PDF Materials $10 Buy 

 

Personnel/HR Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Human Resources Guidebook Bragg 19 hours Personnel PDF Materials $127 Buy 
 Wage and Hour Laws Neuharth 6.5 hours Personnel PDF Materials $54 Buy 

 

Production Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Constraint Management Bragg 10 hours Production PDF Materials $67 Buy 
 Inventory Management Bragg 15 hours Production PDF Materials $100 Buy 
 Purchasing Guidebook Bragg 14 hours Production PDF Materials $93 Buy 

 

Specialized Knowledge and Application Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Creating Effective Charts Mill Creek 3 hours Special PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Excel Pivot Tables Mill Creek 2 hours Special PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Excel Tools and Tips for the CPA Mill Creek 1.5 hours Special PDF Materials $15 Buy 
 Revenue and Margin Analysis Mill Creek 1 hour Special PDF Materials $10 Buy 
 Spreadsheet Controls under Sarbanes Mill Creek 2 hours Special PDF Materials $20 Buy 

 

Taxation Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Auto Rules Santucci 2 hours Taxes PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Bankruptcy Tax Issues Mini-Course Santucci 2 hours Taxes PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Business Travel and Entertainment Santucci 2 hours Taxes PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Choice of Entity Santucci 22 hours Taxes PDF Materials $147 Buy 
 Corporate Tax Planning Santucci 21 hours Taxes PDF Materials $140 Buy 
 Corporate Taxation Mini-Course Santucci 2 hours Taxes PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Employee Compensation and Benefits Santucci 3.5 hours Taxes PDF Materials $35 Buy 
 Employment Taxes Neuharth 1 hour Taxes PDF Materials $10 Buy 
 Estate Planning Essentials Santucci 13 hours Taxes PDF Materials $87 Buy 
 Family Tax Planning Santucci 24 hours Taxes PDF Materials $160 Buy 
 Getting Cash Out of Your Business Santucci 3 hours Taxes PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 Healthcare Reform Tax Issues Winn 5.5 hours Taxes PDF Materials $46 Buy 
 Installment Sales Santucci 2 hours Taxes PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Partnership Taxation Santucci 13 hours Taxes PDF Materials $87 Buy 
 Passive Losses Santucci 10 hours Taxes PDF Materials $67 Buy 
 Property Dispositions Santucci 2 hours Taxes PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Real Estate Taxation Problems Santucci 11 hours Taxes PDF Materials $73 Buy 
 Retirement Plans, Pensions & Annuities Winn 3 hours Taxes PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 S Corporations Santucci 3 hours Taxes PDF Materials $30 Buy 

 

Ethics Courses

 Course Title Author CPE Credit Category Format Price
 Behavioral Ethics        Neuharth 2 hours  Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 Ethics for CPAs        Mill Creek 4 hours  Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (AZ) Ethics for Arizona Mill Creek 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (CA) Ethics for California Mill Creek 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (CO) Ethics for Colorado Neuharth 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (HI) Ethics for Hawaii Neuharth 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (MS) Ethics for Mississippi Neuharth 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (OH) Ethics for Ohio Neuharth 3 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $30 Buy 
 (TN) Ethics for Tennessee Neuharth 2 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $20 Buy 
 (TX) Ethics for Texas Neuharth 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 
 (WA) Ethics for Washington Mill Creek 4 hours Reg. Ethics PDF Materials $40 Buy 


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AccountingTools, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

The NASBA sponsor identification number for Accountingtools, Inc. is 115881.



AccountingTools is an IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider. We are compliant with the requirements for continuing education providers (as described in sections 10.6 and 10.9 of the Department of Treasury’s Circular No. 230 and in other IRS guidance, forms, and instructions). Our IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider number is 72821.