Washington Association of Accountants and Tax Professionals

Washington Association of Accountants & Tax Professionals and Western CPE are proud to partner to bring you high quality, relevant, and engaging live and online learning experiences.

With over 400 self-study courses, over 100 monthly live webcasts, and 60 plus live events around the US each year, you’ll have access to essential knowledge and insights to develop the skills you need. And as an added benefit, you’ll receive an exclusive WAATP Member Discount!

 

 

WAATP Member Discount 10% Off Webcast & Self-Study and $250 off all remaining 2019 Conferences*

 

Self-Study Use Coupon Code: WAA-SS | Webcast Use Coupon Code: WAA-WC | 2019 Conferences Use Coupon Code: Resorts19

 

 

Featured Instructor

Frank Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA

Frank Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA, is the president of F.X. Ryan & Associates, which specializes in lean systems implementations, activity-based costing, strategic and operational risk analyses, and corporate governance evaluations. Frank serves and has served on numerous boards of publicly traded companies and nonprofit organizations. In 2008, he was elected chairman of the board of Good Shepherd Center. Frank has served as chairman of the audit committees of two publicly traded companies, and he’s the current audit committee chairman of a major nonprofit organization in Maryland. Frank is an acclaimed author on activity-based costing, lean systems, and enterprise risk, and he lectures for numerous state and national organizations. Currently, he’s a Western CPE conference instructor, self-study author, and webcast presenter.

Frank graduated summa cum laude from Mount St. Mary’s College and received his MBA from the University of Maryland in 1977.

A retired Marine reserve colonel, he was recalled to active duty out of retirement in 2004 and served with Multi-National Force—Iraq until June 2005. Before retiring, Frank served during Operation Enduring Freedom and spent time in Afghanistan with the Joint Forces Special Operations Command. His personal military decorations include three Legions of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal, and the Army Commendation Medal. Frank's military expertise includes special operations, civil affairs, and economic warfare.

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Featured Self-Study Courses

Self-Study Ethics
NASBA Category Regulatory Ethics
Format
  • Hard Copy
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4 Credits
$99.00 (Hard Copy)
$79.00 (Online)
Self-Study Accounting
NASBA Category Accounting
Format
  • Hard Copy
  • Online
28 Credits
$359.00 (Hard Copy)
$329.00 (Online)
Self-Study Computers and Technology
NASBA Category Computer Science
Format
  • Hard Copy
  • Online
6 Credits
$119.00 (Hard Copy)
$89.00 (Online)
Self-Study Accounting
NASBA Category Accounting
Format
  • Hard Copy
  • Online
9 Credits
$159.00 (Hard Copy)
$129.00 (Online)

 

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Featured Live Conferences

Whitefish Conference
November 4 - November 8, 2019

New Orleans Conference

The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

One of the world's most unique cities, New Orleans is steeped in history and always ready for fun. No city in the United States is as distinct in its culture, food, and architecture as New Orleans. The Big Easy is best known for its exceptional Creole and Cajun cuisine, jazz and blues, the French Quarter, and seemingly endless festivals and partying. There are shopping options galore, including six miles of shops along Magazine Street ... more


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Cabo San Lucas Conference
November 11 - November 15, 2019

Cabo San Lucas Conference

Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos

Located on the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula, Los Cabos is a destination of stunning natural contrasts, where the harshness of the desert mountains meets the fertile waters of the Gulf of California. The two towns that comprise Los Cabos are a world of contrasts. San José del Cabo is a quiet, traditional Mexican town with cobbled streets, art galleries, boutiques, and intimate dining venues. Cabo San Lucas-just to the west-is the home of nightlife and entertainment ... more


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Maui Conference
November 18 - November 22, 2019

Maui Conference

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua

Few places on earth-if any-can match the beauty of Maui. Towering, volcanic peaks give way to immaculate beaches and turquoise waters, every bit earning the moniker paradise. While most of us dream of the beach, you'll want to explore the interior as well. Haleakala National Park offers visitors a chance to visit a dormant volcano overlooking the ... more


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Discounts cannot be redeemed for cash, applied to a previous purchase, or combined with any other discount. Discounts are not valid if pricing or typographical errors were made by Western CPE.

*10% off sale is applied at checkout with self-study coupon code WAA-SS, webcast coupon code WAA-WC, which expire April 30, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. EST. Conference coupon Resorts 19 expires October 31, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. EST. Offers cannot be redeemed for cash or applied to a previous purchase and cannot be combined with any other discount. Other exclusions may apply.