September 25, 2022

This Way to CPA Dares Future CPAs in Kansas To Aim Higher

So, this happened on the This Way to CPA Facebook page today:

So while we're at it, I want to know:

  • How many more pairs of socks there are in Arkansas than CPAs?
  • How about bricks of cheese in Wisconsin?
  • Or how many toothpicks processed by the state of Maine which, if you didn't know, is America's leading supplier of toothpicks? At least they used to be, no one has time to count them (except unfortunate auditors for toothpick corps).

And let's not forget CATS oh God the cats, how many more cats are there in the US than CPAs? The Humane Society of the United States estimates there are 2.7 million dogs and cats euthanized in the United States every year and yet there are only what, 360,000 members of the AICPA?

Let's get some more facts, TWtCPA.


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