Pursuant to A.R.S. § 32-730(I), a certified public accountant or public accountant who is not actively
engaged in the practice of accounting and who does not want to renew or place the certificate on inactive
status may request that the certificate be canceled by submitting a Stipulation and Order regarding
Cancellation of a CPA Certificate.
If the registrant will still be engaged in the practice of accounting and is canceling due to mobility,
the certificate may be canceled by submitting a Stipulation and Order regarding Cancellation of a CPA
Certificate Limited Reciprocity Privilege.
Please be careful to select the Stipulation and Order that best fits the reasons for cancellation. Both
Orders are fillable forms that requests specific information be filled in by the signer. All information
asked for in the Cancellation Orders can be found by reviewing the registrant’s information in the
individual section of the CPA Directory.
The registrant must complete, date, sign and return the Order back to the Board office. The Order will
require the Board’s approval before the cancellation is complete. Every blank fillable space must be
completed by the signer. To help you properly fill out this order, please visit our
where you can find your license number, issue date of your license, and your name (license holder) as
recognized by the Board. The information provided must match the Board's records to be approved,
including middlename or initial if used when licensed. Any
form submitted to the Board office that is not complete will be returned to the registrant for completion
before being accepted for submission to the Board for its approval. After completing the Cancellation Order,
please make yourself a copy of the completed order before signing and sending it to the Board office.
If a complaint has been filed with the Board or disciplinary proceedings are pending against the certified
public accountant or public accountant, the certificate can not be canceled pursuant to A.R.S. § 32-730(I).
Stipulation and Order regarding Cancellation of CPA Certificate Form
Stipulation and Order regarding Cancellation of CPA Certificate Limited Reciprocity Privilege Form