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Score Release 9/9/2016

NASBA will release additional scores tonight. Please contact help@ilboe.org if your score is not uploaded by 12 PM CST Sat, 9/10.

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New Domestic Pre-Evaluation Service

Due to the overwhelming number of inquiries regarding reviewing domestic transcripts prior submitting the credential evaluation application, we have decided to offer a Pre-Evaluation service. Starting August 1, 2016, this new service will allow candidates to identify any deficiencies before committing themselves to the actual credential evaluation’s terms and conditions. 

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Fee and Process Changes Effective 8/1/2016

The domestic evaluation fee will increase from $175 to $200. Foreign applications and fees will no longer be submitted through our online system. Applicants who have foreign credits (foreign evaluation and foreign total transfer of credit applications) will submit the application and fee directly to NASBA. If there are domestic credits in addition to the foreign, the domestic application ($200) and the total transfer of credit application ($345) will still need to be submitted through our online system.Our website instructions, including NASBA’s link, will be updated shortly.

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2016 Educator's Conference Documents

Thank you to everyone for making our 2016 Educator's Conference a major success!  Please download the 2017 Exam FAQs and the AICPA's New Exam presentation.

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Testing Window Dates Extended

The testing windows have been extended 10 days into the "Blackout Months" for specified time frames

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Awarding a Certificate of CPA Exam Completion

The Illinois Board of Examiners (ILBOE) is a state agency that evaluates academic credentials, approves candidates to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination, monitors CPA examination testing activity throughout the year and issues the Certificate of CPA Exam Completion upon passing the exam as well as to those qualified for the Total Transfer of Credit certificate. Illinois is classified as a two-tier state. This means that the Illinois Certificate of CPA Exam Completion is issued upon successful completion of the CPA examination and “Professional Ethics: The AICPA’s Comprehensive Course”. And the license is issued by the IDFPR upon successful completion of their requirements.

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2016 Educator’s Conference Documents

May 12, 2016

Thank you to everyone for making our 2016 Educator's Conference a major success!  Please download the 

ICPAS’ JumpStart to Accounting 2016

April 21, 2016

We are looking forward to meeting the students, educators, Accounting Panel, accounting firms & accountants...

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