CPAs often use a contract known as an 'engagement letter'. The engagement letter should include:
You and the CPA should keep a copy of the letter. When questions come up, the engagement letter is a useful resource. When services or fees change, the engagement letter should be updated.
CPAs, CPA firms and CPA firm owners can accept referral fees, contingent fees, or commissions as long as they or an affiliate are NOT providing attest services to their clients. (WAC 4-30-044)
We cannot refer or recommend a CPA or CPA firm. We recommend you contact: