This course provides an overview of future trends in AI and software for CPAs. This includes a discussion of technologies such as RPA, blockchain, as well as other technologies like quantum computing, edge computing, and decentralized AI. This course also addresses the evolution of AI in accounting practices as well as how AI may impact jobs in the future. This course concludes with a discussion of how potential legislation may impact the future of AI.

The other Segments of this series 'Artificial Intelligence (AI) Essentials for CPA' are:
AI Series - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
AI Series - Technologies in Accounting Software
AI Series - Ethics and Regulations
AI Series - Leveraging AI for Data Analysis and Reporting
AI Series - Audit and Compliance
AI Series - Considerations in Tax Preparation and Research
AI Series - Considerations for Organizations When Adopting AI
AI Series - Future Trends in AI and Software for CPAs

NOTE: There is a 8 CPE Credit Hours combined course also available:
AI Essentials for CPA - Exploring Cutting-Edge Technology (Text Based Course)

Learning Objectives
  • Recognize key technologies shaping the future of AI for CPAs, including RPA and blockchain.
  • Identify the evolving role of AI in accounting practices and its impact on future job roles.
  • Identify potential legislation impacting the adoption of AI in accounting and finance.
  • Recognize the importance of understanding AI trends for CPAs to stay competitive.
Last updated/reviewed: April 8, 2024
Course Complexity: Foundational
No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
Education Provider Information
Company: Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact: For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
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