Key Dates

State of Alabama Holidays - Office Closures

January 1 - New Year's Day
January 18 - Robert E. Lee/Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
February 15 - George Washington/Thomas Jefferson Birthday
February 16 - Mardi Gras Day (Baldwin & Mobile Counties Only)
April 26 - Confederate Memorial Day
May 31 - Memorial Day
June 7 - Jefferson Davis Birthday
July 5 - Independence Day
September 6 - Labor Day
October 12 - Columbus Day
November 11 - Veterans Day
November 26 - Thanksgiving
November 27 - State Holiday
December 24 - State Holiday
December 25 - Christmas


FY 2020-2021

Date* Event
2020
October 1 Beginning of FY 2020-2021/Registrations Due
October 1 - September 30 CPA Exam Continuous Testing
November 2 - 4 113th NASBA Annual Meeting - Virtual
November 20 Regular Board Meeting - 10:00 am - Board Office
2021
January 1 FY 2020-2021 registrations become delinquent - $100 penalty due
January 15 Mail first delinquency notices for delinquent FY 2020-2021 registrations
January 22 Regular Board Meeting - 10:00 am - Board Office
February 8 Mail first delinquency notices for firms with delinquent peer review as of December 31, 2020
February 2 - May 18 2021 Regular Session of the Legislature
March 1 FY 2020-2021 delinquent registration penalty increases to $500
March 5 Mail second delinquency notices for delinquent FY 2020-2021 registrations
March 15 Mail first wave CPE Audit notices for licensees in Industry for FY ended September 30, 2020
April 1 Annual Directory ready for distribution
April 13-14 NASBA 39th Annual Conference for Executive Directors and Board Staff and 26th Annual Conference for Board of Accountancy Legal Counsel - Clearwater Beach, FL
April 19 First wave CPE Audit responses due
May 3 Mail follow-up notices for first wave CPE Audit
May 10 Mail second delinquency notices for firms with delinquent peer review as of December 31, 2020
May 14 Regular Board Meeting - 10:00 am - Board Office
May 17 Mail second wave CPE Audit notices for licensees in Public Practice for FY ended September 30, 2020
May 28 Mail Summons and Complaints for delinquent FY 2020-2021 registrations
June TBD Alabama Society of CPAs Annual Meeting
June 21 Second wave CPE Audit responses due
June 21-23 NASBA Eastern Regional Meeting - White Sulphur Springs, WV
July 6 Mail second wave CPE Audit follow-up notices
July 16 Special Board Meeting - 10:00 am - Hearings for Delinquent FY 2020-2021 registrations - Board Office
August 2 Mail Summons and Complaints for firms with delinquent peer reviews due December 31, 2020
September 17 Mail reminder post cards for FY 2021-2022 Annual Registrations
September 17 Regular Board Meeting - 10:00 am - Board Office
September 24 Email FY 2021-2022 Annual Registration Notice

*Dates subject to change

Calendar adopted by the Board on 9-18-20