Under the automatic disciplinary provisions of the Institute’s bylaws, Ms. Mee was suspended from membership for two years, effective October 20, 2016, the date of the state board’s Order, and directed to complete the remedial actions listed below. This action is based on the disciplinary action taken by the Idaho State Board of Accountancy. Details regarding the Board’s disciplinary action can be found on the state board’s website.
To provide an attestation immediately, then every six months for a period of three years that she is no longer performing audits, reviews or compilations. If she returns to performing such work, she agrees:
- To complete the 7-hour continuing professional education (CPE) “Upcoming Peer Review: Is Your Firm Ready?” prior to commencing such work and provide evidence of such completion (e.g., attendance sheets, course completion certificates, etc.).
- To schedule a system peer review of her firm. The review should be scheduled through her firm’s administering entity within 60 days of the acceptance of an attest engagement and she must submit evidence of the scheduled system review by submitting a copy of the review team approval letter issued by her firm’s administering entity. Her firm’s accepted peer review documents will be due to the Ethics Charging Authority within 10 months of resuming attest engagements.