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8 Perfect Gift Ideas for an Accounting Graduate

Looking for just the right gift idea for your accounting student? Whether it’s graduation or another special occasion, we’ve surveyed over 300 different ideas and narrowed it down to 8 unique ideas.

In a world of Quickbooks, SAP and all sorts of accounting software, it’s easy to lose sight of accounting’s roots: the abacus. This unique, functioning Chinese abacus is a great home or office display. Sure to be a treasured gift by your accounting major, it’s one they will remember you by for a long time.
Fred was your typical unassuming accountant. Until one day he woke up as a vampire. But not just any vampire. Fred’s a nice, sweet accountant vampire. But this newfound identity leads to a series of hilarious adventures that are especially relatable to an accountant. Your accounting major has probably never read anything like it – which is why you should get it for him or her!
From early civilization to today, accounting has been an underappreciated driver of historical progress – and folley. Give your budding accountant an appreciation for the craft’s role in shaping the rise and fall of nations with The Reckoning.
Give your accounting major some motivation with this punny t-shirt. The perfect gift idea for a recent graduate as they embark on their career. Comes in your choice of five different colors and is 100% cotton. Available for men and women.
These fully-functional abacus cufflinks are the perfect gift idea for an accountant seeking some understated flare. A great conversation starter at interviews or at the office, your accountant will be thrilled with them. Comes pre-packaged in a small gift box.
Graduation from college is step one, but you can’t practice officially until you’ve passed the CPA exam. Give your graduate an edge with this top-rated guide. While it has information for international candidates, it is really for anyone seeking to get an edge on the exam.
Accrual World
Give your accountant a good chuckle with this Accrual World mug. It’s particularly apropos during tax season when, in the accounting world, it does seem like the world is quite cruel. Quality printing and dishwasher safe, it will last many tax seasons.
CPA Charm Bracelet
Give your new CPA some lucky charms. This cute bracelet includes four adorable charms: a CPA plaque, 100 dollar bill, calculator and sun glasses. It is fully adjustable for any wrist size.

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