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California Board of Accountancy

Military and Refugee / Asylee / Special Immigrant Visa Holders

Military Applicants

The CBA is committed to assisting California’s military members and their families. The CBA offers licensure application and renewal assistance programs for past and present military personnel and their spouses/domestic partners. For information please contact the CBA military liaison at militaryinfo@cba.ca.gov or by phone Toll-Free at (833) 992-0577.

Information for Military Applicants and Licensees

Military Member Resources

Military Member Temporary Residence Practice Rights

If you hold an out of state license and are temporarily residing/moving to California, you may qualify under practice privilege. For information regarding your options please contact the CBA military liaison at militaryinfo@cba.ca.gov or by phone Toll-Free at (833) 992-0577.

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Refugee / Asylee / Special Immigrant Visa Holder Applicants

The CBA expedites the licensing application review for refugees, asylees and special immigrant visa holders. For information please contact the CBA military/refugee liaison at refugeeinfo@cba.ca.gov or by phone at (916) 561-1763. If you need assistance in a language other than English, language assistance services are available at no cost, call (833) 498-2006.

Information for Refugees, Asylees, and Special Immigrant Visa Holders

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