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Join CTP, CPFA Canada Today!

The CTP, CPFA profession is made up of chartered certified members who are committed to higher standards and the CTP, CPFA's qualifying program was built on cutting-edge innovation, extensive global research and product development to maintain the highest relevance with employers and develop the competencies in demand by creating a challenging and rigorous CTP, CPFA dual certification process that meets the needs of our country, business, public practice and government.

The CTP, CPFA's mission is to be the global leader in the profession by providing opportunities, free from artificial barriers, to people around the globe by providing innovative solutions for the future - whether our students, members or employees and we support them in their careers. The vision of the CTP, CPFA dual designation is to be “the preeminent globally recognized Canadian income tax and public finance management credentials" that best protects and serves the public interest by working together to deliver quality services and to promote the best interest of our stakeholders.


Get international recognition, become a member today and gain the benefits of membership with CTP-CPFA Canada because we act ethically and work in the public interest, treating people fairly and honestly and we encourage the same from others for the prosperity of our country.

Pathways to Becoming a Chartered Tax Practitioner & Certified Public Finance Accountant


Depending on your educational and professional background, you can take advantage of different pathways to gain or earn entry to the direct admission into the CTP, CPFA Professional Accountancy Qualification (PQ program).

Internationally Trained Accountants Become a CTP, CPFA Canada Member Today!


If you are a qualified accountant and a member of a professional accounting body outside Canada, you may be eligible to earn your Canadian dual credentials by completing 2-day Strategic Final Examination unless a Mutual Recognition Agreement has been signed with the PAO.

Internationally Educated Professionals Become a CTP, CPFA Canada Member Today!

If you are an internationally educated professional and not a member of a professional accounting body outside Canada but have attended a post-secondly institution outside Canada, you may be eligible to earn your Canadian dual credentials based on your extensive experience coupled with other academic and professional qualifications that are recognized under the CTP-CPFA Canada’s competency based assessment admission route.

Chartered Professional designation is awarded by CTP-CPFA Canada to fully qualified accountants only. To obtain the CTP, CPFA dual professional designation students must have a university degree and go through an extensive training and examination process.

You can get CTP, CPFA dual professional designation and be eligible to work either as a Chartered Tax Professional or as a Chartered Certified Practising Accountant in Canada quickly if you have already obtained a university degree with a qualified professional accounting designation from abroad, all you need is to take professional level of tax and business law courses for direct admission into the CTP-CPFA Professional Accountancy Qualification (PQ program). You may consider completing equivalent coursework at the British Columbia Institute of Technology, Simon Fraser University, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU), at another recognized post-secondary institution in Canada, or through the CTP-CPFA Canada preparatory courses.

Start your career in PFM and Taxation with CTP-CPFA Canada today because CTP, CPFA professional accountancy qualification with dual designation is the number one choice for PFM and taxation members/students around the globe because we are committed to your success.

Are you looking to fast-track your success in the field of taxation?

Join the esteemed ranks of the Chartered Institute of Tax Practitioners and unlock a world of opportunities. Our institution offers cutting-edge tax courses, meticulously crafted by industry-leading experts, to propel your tax career to new heights.

Harness the power of knowledge with our in-depth curriculum, designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the intricate world of taxation. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, our courses cater to individuals at all stages of their career journey.

By becoming a member of our prestigious institute, you gain access to a network of like-minded professionals, industry insights, and invaluable resources. Expand your horizons, connect with top scholars, and exchange ideas with peers who share your passion for tax.

If you're ready to accelerate your tax career, seize this opportunity and take the first step towards greatness. Join the Chartered Institute of Tax Practitioners today and shape a thriving future in the world of taxation. Together, we can achieve remarkable success.

Are you ready to propel your career to new heights?

Elevate your professional standing by becoming a Chartered Tax Practitioner (CTP) and a Certified Public Finance Accountant (CPFA) today!

Don't miss out on this golden opportunity to shape your professional journey. 


Take action now by reaching out to CTP-CPFA Canada at:

Become a CTP, CPFA today!
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