State Board of Accountancy records
Scope and Contents
Minutes, 1907-2007; Attendance record, 1981-1986; Public Accountants program files including intentions to practice and authority to practice, 1955-1958. Both intentions to practice and authority to practice contain the application but the latter includes the letter granting such authority. An applicant's file will be in one or the other of these.
Language of Materials
The records are in English.
Restrictions on Access
These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.
Attendance record, 1981-1986, is restricted because the sheet attached to the inside front cover contains social security numbers. Contact State Archives staff for assistance.
See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.
Restrictions on Use
See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.
The State Board of Accountancy was established in 1907 per Public Acts, Chpt. 202. It was terminated in 1979 by P.A. 77-614, s. 573(d)(6), reestablished as a component of the Dept. of Consumer Protection, per P.A. 77-614, s. 209. It was transferred to the Office of the Secretaty of the State in 1985 per P.A. 85-504. It was terminated in 1992 by P.A. 92-212 and reestablished as a separate entity. P.A. 11-48 placed the State Board of Accountancy within the Office of the Secretary of the State effective July 1, 2011.
See also the brief description of the Board of Accountancy.
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The Board of Accountancy protects the users of services rendered by Connecticut licensed accountants by regulating the authorized practice of public accountancy by certified public accountants (CPA) and public accountants as well as the unauthorized practice of public accountancy by unlicensed individuals and firms.
Minutes are arranged chronologically in volumes.
Public Accountants Program files are arranged in two subseries, intentions to practice and authority to practice. Files are alphabetical within these subseries.
Accession 2006-005 was transferred to the Connecticut State Library on September 22, 2005.
Accession 2008-036 was transferred to the Connecticut State Library on April 1, 2008.
The boxes for Accession 2005-006 were originally numbered 295-314 and have been renumbered 1-20. The log book and card file have been placed in boxes 21 and 22.
- Accountants -- Certification -- Connecticut Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Application forms Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Connecticut. State Board of Accountancy -- Records and correspondence Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Minutes Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- RG 182, State Board of Accountancy
- Inventory of Records
- Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Code for undetermined script
Part of the Connecticut State Library Repository