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

Introducing MSATP’s 60th Anniversary Continuing Education Plans

Bundled Education Plans + Complimentary Membership

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.

April CPE Dinner Series- Handling IRS Examinations of Individuals and Small Business Taxpayers

Representing a client who is under examination by the IRS? This course will discuss IRS examination procedures and strategies for individual and small business taxpayers. The course will cover: - Current IRS campaigns and area of enforcement - IRS Examination Process - Information Document Requests - Interviews - Assessment Statute of Limitations - Summons - Privileges - Fast Track Approach - The thirty-day letter and Appeals - Statutory Notice of Deficiency

Tax Controversy Training for Attorneys, Law Students, CPAs and Enrolled Agents

This course will address tax controversy issues when dealing with collection alternatives, audits, Earned Income Tax Credit Denials, Lien and/or Levies, refunds and cancellations of debt. The course will be presented by experienced attorneys and IRS representatives. The instructors will focus on the mechanics of advocating for the client. Interaction with the IRS and the proper process when battling with tax collection issues. Each attendee will be asked to volunteer for a case at the...

Cyber Security- Are You Open to Hackers?, Ocean City, MD

Businesses now collect and depend on voluminous data from their customers, data that is often private and sensitive. Because bad actors are constantly looking for opportunities to steal that data, it more important than ever to make sure you are implementing best practices around Cyber Security and you understand what your obligations are with Data Privacy. Are you prepared to ensure that your technology systems and the data on those systems are secure? What do you need to know and what...

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