Under the automatic disciplinary provisions of the Institute’s bylaws, Mr. Campos’ AICPA membership was suspended for two years, effective October 24, 2016, the date of the state board’s Order. Mr. Campos was also directed to complete the remedial actions listed below. This action is based on the disciplinary action taken by the California Board of Accountancy, Department of Consumer Affairs. Details regarding the Board’s disciplinary action can be found on the state board’s website.
- To comply immediately with professional standards applicable to the professional services he performs.
- Within 60 days, Mr. Campos must provide copies of his firm’s most recent peer review documents to the Technical Standards Subcommittee of the Professional Ethics Division, including the report, acceptance letter, corrective action, if any, and any matters for further consideration and findings for further consideration. If his firm has not had a peer review in the current three-year cycle, he must explain how the firm has complied with its state board requirements, the bylaws of the AICPA, and the state CPA society’s peer review requirements.