CCH Learning & Development Academy provides audit training for CPAmerica

The CCH Learning & Development Academy has been selected by CPAmerica International, an association of independent CPA and consulting firms, to fulfill its audit learning needs for 2011. CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business, is a leading provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services.

"We're thrilled that CPAmerica has chosen CCH as its learning and development solution provider and look forward to providing its members with an all-inclusive curriculum, top-notch content and a consistent, standardized learning environment," said CCH Marketing Vice President Bob Dias.

Through the CCH Learning & Development Academy's School of Audit, CCH will provide CPAmerica members a unique blend of hands-on technical audit, software, and professional skills training in a single, integrated, workflow-intensive program tailored for specific CPA firm organizational roles, according to the company. Members also will be able to earn professional CPE credit upon completion.

"CCH has been a longtime leader in providing the highest quality information and services to CPA firms. We're excited to have CCH provide hands-on audit training to members on a regional basis, which will cut down on members' time and travel," said Kathy McDonald, executive vice president of CPAmerica International. "Additionally, because the training applies to any software platform, it's compatible across our association membership."

About the CCH Learning & Development Academy:The CCH Learning & Development Academy offers a comprehensive solution for current and long-term training needs. The Academy provides a levelized curriculum that integrates accounting expertise, professional development and technical skills into a learning track for each role within a firm. For more information on the CCH Learning & Development Academy, visit www.CCHGroup.com/academy, or call (800) 739- 9998, option 1, option 2.

About CPAmerica International:

CPAmerica International is an exclusive association of more than 80 independent CPA firms across the United States. CPAmerica has affiliate members in more than 400 offices in 85 countries through its strategic alliance with Crowe Horwath International. This alliance makes CPAmerica International one of the world's largest associations of CPA and consulting firms, with annual combined revenues of $2.75 billion. CPAmerica also offers CPA Connect, an association of sole and smaller CPA practitioners with more than 230 CPA firm members.

About CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business:

CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business is the leading global provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services. It has served tax, accounting and business professionals since 1913. Among its market-leading solutions are The ProSystem fx Suite, ProSystem fx Knowledge Coach, ProSystem fx Knowledge Tools, CorpSystem, CCH IntelliConnect, Accounting Research Manager and the U.S. Master Tax Guide. CCH is based in Riverwoods, IL. Wolters Kluwer is a market-leading global information services company. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.