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.
PICPA adheres to the highest ideals of professionalism and commitment to service and upholds the values of PICPANS:
We are committed to Excellence in all aspects of our professional practice.
We advocate the TRUTH and conduct ourselves at all times with honesty, uprightness and adherence to sound moral principles, thereby gaining the respect of the public.
We bind ourselves to uphold these ideals to ensure the accomplishment of PICPA’s Vision and Mission.
PARTNERSHIP and TEAMWORK
We uphold a strong bond of unity, working in the spirit of harmony and commonality.
ADVOCACY for DISCIPLINE
We strictly adhere to the code of professional conduct adopted by PICPA to ensure highest spiritual, moral and ethical standards.
NEW TECHNOLOGIES and INNOVATIONS
We seek and apply new ideas to improve performance. We continuously promote creativity, flexibility and resourcefulness amidst constant change.
We commit ourselves to a strong, active and devoted sense of duty to society.