Reviewer Alert 

This communication is designed to focus your attention on current issues to assist you in more effectively performing your peer reviews and enhancing the quality of the work performed by your peer review clients. The information contained herein has not been approved by the AICPA Peer Review Board and thus does not constitute "other guidance" as defined in the AICPA Standards for Performing and Reporting on Peer Reviews.

Issue Date Topics



  • What's New in the Peer Review Program Manual (PRPM)
  • Update regarding Technical Reviewer and RAB Training
  • SEC Independence
  • Summary of Recent PCAOB Staff Inspection Briefs
  • Update on Quality Control Materials (QCM) Reports Used in Peer Reviews
  • Upcoming Events


  • PRPM to Remain on Peer Review Website, including Team/Review Captain Packages
  • Reviewer Training Update: Upcoming Offerings
  • Lessons Learned from Enhanced Oversight - Audit Documentation
  • Department of Labor (DOL) Communications to Firms
  • Upcoming Events


  • What's New in the PRPM?
  • Evolution of Peer Review Administration
  • Upcoming Events: Save the Date for the 2016 Peer Review Conference


  • What's New in the Peer Review Program Manual (PRPM)
  • More News on the PRPM Transition to OPL
  • Reminder: Comments due on Exposure Draft by 1/31/16
  • Becoming an AICPA Peer Review Team or Review Captain - Pilot Testers Needed
  • Procedure for Submitting a Request for an Exception to the Reviewer Qualifications
  • Upcoming Events: 2016 Peer Review Conference

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