MSATP is dedicated to creating and fostering an environment where
small to mid-size accounting firms and tax professionals can thrive.

We do this in three ways:

Community Building

MSATP works to build relationships amongst members by hosting networking events, publishing job opportunities, connecting those looking to buy or sell their practice, and more.


From courses about starting and growing your business, regulatory ethics, tax laws, and exam preparation, we offer a variety of programs that meet CPE requirements and build competency.


We are actively committed to protecting the rights of Certified Public Accountants, Enrolled Agents, Registered Tax Preparers, and other accounting, bookkeeping, and tax preparation providers at the federal, state, and local level.

The Power of Membership

We offer a variety of membership subscriptions to match the unique needs of our community. Whether you are a principal, associate, student, or educator, find out how membership can enrich your career and support your professional goals. Learn More ›

Created with a Commitment

MSATP was founded in 1959 when proposed legislation threatened to limit the recognition and resources to those practicing accounting. Since then, we have worked hard to provide advocacy and education to a wide range of members including CPAs, EAs, CFPs, accountants, bookkeepers, and tax preparers.

Upcoming Events

Get information about upcoming educational seminars and networking events.

Interview Bootcamp for Tax and Accounting Job Seekers and Students

When you attend this event, you will get the opportunity to practice interview skills with a Hertzbach HR professional, learn from mock interviews, and receive immediate feedback on your resume. We'll also cover topics like how to dress and present yourself to increase your chances of moving past the initial round of interviews. Please bring: *Latest copy of your resume *Dressed like you are attending a real interview *Questions for the HR professional

Liens, Levies, and Collections Alternatives with the IRS and Maryland

When a taxpayer has unpaid tax debt the IRS and the State of Maryland Comptroller, the law requires enforcement collection action against the taxpayer. The most common collection actions are tax liens and levies. A tax lien protects the government's interest in all of a taxpayer's property, including real estate, personal property and financial assets. A tax levy seizure of a taxpayer's property to satisfy a tax debt. A light dinner and networking session will start at 6:00 pm,...

Business Builders Think Tank (September), BWI

The Business Builders ThinkTank is an MSATP-sponsored business owner peer group, similar to Vistage, EO, or other CEO peer groups, designed to create a safe and open space where business owners in the accounting and tax profession in the BWI area can connect with each other to discuss and work through challenges as you focus on scale-ability and development. The BWI Overlook group consists of 8-10 participants who are committed to meeting on the third Thursday of every month from 10:00 am...

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