Purinton, Robert M. - Rancho Mirage, CA

Under the automatic disciplinary provisions of the Institute’s bylaws, Mr. Purinton’s AICPA membership was terminated, effective August 4, 2015, in connection with the action taken by the Kansas State Board of Accountancy. Specifically, in lieu of a disciplinary hearing regarding Mr. Purinton's alleged conduct related to handling a client's trust and foundation, and regarding the information he provided on his application to renew his Kansas permit for the period July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2014, he voluntarily surrendered his Kansas CPA certificate.