Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand

About CAW Network USA

What is Chartered Accountants Worldwide Network USA?

Chartered Accountants Worldwide Network USA (CAW Network USA) is an organization dedicated to helping Chartered Accountants succeed in the United States. CAW Network USA is run by a team of US based volunteers with a full time Chief Executive. In 2023 CA ANZ agreed that we extend our coverage to ‘North America’. We opened chapters in Toronto and Vancouver in 2023. We plan to add other chapters as needed and to extend coverage to the Caribbean in 2024.

CAW Network USA is the first local network of Chartered Accountants Worldwide, an organization that represents 1.8 million Chartered Accountants and students worldwide and is dedicated to global promotion of the Chartered Accountancy profession.

Benefits for CA ANZ members

Benefits for CA ANZ members

Membership fees are automatically covered by CA ANZ for all CA ANZ members in good standing living / working in North America. From March 2023 members living / working in Canada and the Caribbean are eligible to join. We have added a few chapters in Canada in 2023 and will add others based on demand in 2024 and beyond.

What are the benefits of registering with CAW Network USA for CA ANZ members?

By registering with CAW Network USA, you will be participating in a 7,000+ strong, US based organization (+Canada and the Caribbean)with a regional presence that is dedicated to supporting the needs of Chartered Accountants who reside in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean.
Networking with likeminded individuals and access to technical and other resources to help you fulfil CPD requirements of CA ANZ membership.
No membership fees – CA ANZ automatically pays membership fees and all CA ANZ ACAs and FCAs resident in the USA, Canada and the Caribbean are eligible for membership.
Access to in person local Chapter events in 22 cities as of November 2023.
Access to webinars and events put on by CAW Network USA, and its strategic partners.
Supporting CA ANZ members working/living in the USA, Canada and the Caribbean. CAW Network USA is a non-profit organization helping educate and network CAs. All revenue goes towards supporting and improving our support for members.
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Networking

Opportunities to network with fellow Chartered Accountants and Chartered Professional Accountants in our national network of local Chapters and our online peer to peer network (coming very soon).

Network in both social and professional settings with individuals who like you are transplants to the United States and share common interests and experiences along with similar challenges of living and working in the United States.

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CPD

Access to a wide spectrum of educational conferences, webinars and events including ones that help fulfill your Continuing Professional Development or Continuing Professional Education Requirements.

As a NASBA accredited educational provider, CAW Network USA issues US CPE credits for CPE accredited events.

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Discounted Courses

Discounted access to CAW Network USA’s proprietary online IQEX exam training course for Chartered Accountants and Chartered Professional Accountants who are eligible to take advantage of Mutual Recognition Agreements to become US CPAs.

Connect to CA ANZ

As an international organisation, CA ANZ is committed to supporting its members wherever they may be located around the world, including though our network of Link Members, which provides networking opportunities in many of our international regions. Remember to update your current address in your CA ANZ profile so we can remain connected and support your international career.

Our International Hub will provide regularly updated content and events targeted to your location. Visit the International Hub and bookmark for future visits.

For member support, you can contact our CA ANZ Americas staff directly at [email protected]

CA ANZ Representative

Jayson Poulton

Jayson Poulton

CA ANZ Home Institute Representative

As a CA ANZ member residing in the USA, the cost of full CAW Network USA membership is covered through your annual membership fees. Simply register below and, once approved, you will gain access to a wide range of webinars, as well as virtual and in-person CPD and social events. Being a member provides a fantastic opportunity to network with fellow international Chartered Accountants.

Jayson Poulton, CA ANZ Home Institute Representative

About Jayson Poulton

Based in New York representing CA ANZ on the board of CAW Network USA, as well as its predecessor ACAUS, Jayson is a member of the CA ANZ Council as Rest of World Representative. He has held various positions on committees and advisory bodies of CA ANZ, including Education Team Leader on the UK Overseas Member Committee and as the New York Tri-state Link Member Representative.

Currently with Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), Jayson has spent much of his professional career internationally in financial services, including roles with MF Global and CBA in London, before relocating to New York. He is a qualified Financial and Operations Principal with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Becoming a US CPA

A member of CA ANZ may be eligible to obtain US CPA license through reciprocity if he or she is a member in good standing of CA ANZ and meets the eligibility criteria under the Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA).

Members will be required to sit the International Qualification Examination (IQEX), set by the AICPA and administered by NASBA, then meet the requirements of one of the 55 State Boards of Accountancy in order to be licensed or certified as a CPA.

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Our Comprehensive IQEX Program

Based on over twenty years of experience in teaching IQEX courses, Henry Zimmer has prepared a Comprehensive IQEX Program that covers everything an eligible professional needs to learn to successfully pass the exam. All participants will receive study notes written in an easy-to-follow conversational style that emphasize the most likely topics tested on the exam.

Registration

Registration for CA ANZ members for CAW Network USA

In order to be added to our membership database and to gain access to member only events and resources, please fill out the request form below.

CAW Network USA Events

Stay connected with CAW Network USA Events

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CAW Network USA – New York Cheese and Wine Networking – May 2024

The CAW USA Network – New York chapter invites you to a May Cheese and Wine evening’ on Wednesday May 29th. Our hosts, the Siegfried Group will provide the venue and charcuterie for the evening. We plan to share in a fun evening of networking, wine tasting and discussing leadership concepts. We encourage members attending to bring a bottle of their favorite beverage and invite others in their network (there is no charge for your guests if you bring a bottle of wine). The event is free of charge for all members. The ‘theme’ requested is ‘Summer wines’.

AI & Accountants Get Real

Beyond Accounting – AI and Accountants get REAL

This is a 90-minute webinar is a follow on from our 2023 AI and Accountants webinar. It is a continuation of that discussion with a focus on accountants and the future of the profession – what is changing and what needs to change.

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CAW Network USA – Dallas Chapter – May 30 Social

Please join Michael Brassil for our ‘Dallas Chapter May 30th Social’. Thursday May 30th, 2024 from 6pm CST.  Location is the Londoner Pub – 5321 Mockingbird Lane, #250 Dallas TX 75206. Please register so we can plan for numbers. Guests welcome. No cost to attend the event but those attending will be asked to contribute to cover what they consume!