Industry-specific associations can help you research hard-to-find details about the industry you're in and often offer valuable networking opportunities with business owners and industry experts. Check out this growing list of associations.
American Accounting Association (AAA) AAA promotes worldwide excellence in accounting education, research, and practice. The group focuses on fostering worldwide excellence in the creation, dissemination, and application of accounting knowledge and skills.
National Tax Association (NTA) NTA brings together government, corporate, academic, and independent tax professionals to debate public finance issues, test new tax theories, and publish impartial research.