Baker Tilly is approved as a registered sponsor on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors

CHICAGO - Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is pleased to announce it has been approved as a registered sponsor on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. The National Registry of CPE Sponsors program is offered by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) to recognize CPE program sponsors who provide continuing professional education (CPE) programs in accordance with nationally recognized standards.

"We have a strong commitment to the professional development of our people as well as offering CPE credits through our thought leadership webinar series," Timothy L. Christen, Chairman and CEO of Baker Tilly said. "Being approved as a registered sponsor is a public recognition of our commitment to deliver high quality continuing education to our employees, clients, and friends of the firm."

According to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors website, in order to be approved on the Registry with a sponsor status, organizations must demonstrate compliance with the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs (2012) (Standards) approved jointly by the AICPA and NASBA. NASBA continually reviews applications and approves organizations to offer continuing professional education worth CPE credits for CPAs and other licensed professionals. There are currently over 1,700 program sponsors approved on the Registry.

About Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (bakertilly.com)

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 countries, with 30,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.2 billion.