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About txcpa2b

The Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) is a nonprofit, voluntary, professional organization representing Texas CPAs. TSCPA has 20 local chapters statewide and has 27,000 members. The Society is committed to serving the public interest with programs that advance the highest standards of ethics and practice within the CPA profession. TXCPA2B is a blog written by Texas students in pursuit of the CPA certificate. The views expressed here are those of the authors and not necessarily held by TSCPA or our members.

Essential Tips to Prepare for an Interview

The first question that pops into a student’s mind once they get an interview is what do they do next? Well, in my experience, if you have multiple interviews for an internship or a full-time job you should keep a … Continue reading

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How to Survive (AND EXCEL) In Accounting

Some people are terrified to start their accounting classes in college. They think of the tortuous debits and credits, the formulas, AND ALL THE MATH. However, I think with these seven tips anyone can fall in love with accounting! BE … Continue reading

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One Student’s Proposal to the IRS on Cryptocurrency

Evolving nature of accounting and cryptocurrency Many people who aren’t accountants think that accounting has been the same boring thing for centuries – debits, credits, and journal entries. However, accounting is always evolving with the everlasting changing business landscape. Cryptocurrency … Continue reading

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Not Getting Your CPA Immediately? Don’t Worry

When I first chose accounting as my major, I fully intended on following in my dad’s footsteps and getting my masters and then sitting for the CPA immediately upon graduation. Then, life got in the way. As a college baseball … Continue reading

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Accounting Students and CPE

As accounting students focused on getting our CPA license, we are expected to meet many standards. We must obtain our bachelor’s degree in accounting. Obtain an internship or enough work experience to satisfy the accounting experience hurdle to sit for … Continue reading

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My Experience at AICPA’s Accounting Scholars Leadership Workshop

Hello everyone! Let me introduce myself – my name is Sienny Yuwono and I’ll be a senior majoring in accounting at The University of Texas at San Antonio this fall. I’m originally from Indonesia and moved to the U.S. in … Continue reading

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Get Past Presentation Anxiety by Reframing

Public speaking: a phrase that strikes fear in the hearts of otherwise confident people is something that seems natural for some, and feels like punishment for others. Still, public speaking is something that we all need to get comfortable with … Continue reading

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