Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants ("PICPA") is an organization of certified public accountants committed to the professional excellence of its members, and nation-building and with a global perspective.


To promote, uphold, and maintain high standards in the accountancy profession; to serve the best interest of the members and the stakeholders; and to contribute to the attainment of the national and global goals.

These can be achieved through a responsive organizational structure, committed leadership, effective professional development programs, strict implementation of professional ethics, promotion of high standards of accounting education, and advocacy of and participation in relevant national concerns.