Professional & Educational Development Discounts - Throughout the year, VSTAP offers many excellent continuing professional education seminars, including seminars in taxation, accounting, estate planning, practice management and others. Visit our event calendar for seminar opportunities. Members are offered an exclusive rate on all educational seminars.
Verifyle ProTM - all VSTAP members have free access to Verifyle ProTM , a premium secure online file sharing and secure messaging service. Verifyle is an extremely simple-to-use cloud storage and sharing tool that offers the most powerful encryption technology available on the web (Cellucrypt®), using six unique encryption keys for each individual item stored or shared in Verifyle. Members can utilize their Verifyle Pro account for securely sharing documents and messages with clients, colleagues, employees and other business associates. And as a part of your free Verifyle Pro account, you'll have access to unlimited use of Verifyle's digital signatures capability, where you can request to have your clients sign, date and initial documents inside Verifyle. This service is FREE to all VSTAP members.
Newsletter Articles for Clients - Monthly, VSTAP releases business content and tax tip articles for you to customize and distribute to your client base. Each article is written by an experienced CPA who has authored 30 books and over 1,000 articles. This is a valuable member benefit as it directly supports your engagement with your own client base. By sending regular communications to your clients you will educate your clients, increase client retention, stay top of mind, and increase business opportunities. Save time and marketing dollars by utilizing this exclusive member benefit.
Member Discount Benefits - VSTAP works with many organizations to provide our members with exclusive discounts:
Sample Letters - VSTAP has developed sample engagements letters for the use of our members in their business practice.
Mutual Assistance Program - Expect the unexpected. VSTAP has developed a program that helps protect a member's practice should the member experience a crisis leaving them unable to practice either temporarily or permanently.
VSTAP Logo Usage - Being a member of VSTAP means you are part of a prestigious professional society who's members represent a broad cross section of leading tax and accounting professionals throughout the commonwealth. Once you become a member, we hope you will proudly identify yourself as a member of VSTAP on your website and marketing materials.
Member Directory & Forum - After becoming a member, we hope VSTAP is a place for you to connect and network with other tax and accounting professionals across the commonwealth. As a member, you will have access to the member directory and you'll be able to start a professional conversation with the VSTAP membership at large.
New Member Referral Program - Refer a friend for membership, when the friend signs up for membership you each will receive a $50 credit towards a future purchase.