Contact Professional & Technical Standards

Please send an email to indicating the name of the firm, your phone number or email address, and a brief description of the nature of your issue.

You can reach us by phone at (267) 675-6250. We will respond to voicemails within one business day.

Professional Ethics

The PICPA Professional Ethics Committee is responsible for investigating complaints against members, maintaining the PICPA Code of Professional Conduct, monitoring global ethics trends, and ethics education and outreach. Members are elected to this statewide committee on a rotating basis to serve three-year terms.

The PICPA is a participating state society in the Joint Ethics Enforcement Program (JEEP), an agreement between the American Institute of CPAs and state CPA societies. The complete JEEP Manual of Procedures is available through the AICPA website.  

Codes of Professional Conduct

Ethics Complaints

The Professional Ethics Committee investigates complaints against PICPA members for violations of the Code of Professional Conduct. The Pennsylvania Department of State, Professional Compliance Office, investigates complaints against all practitioners in Pennsylvania on behalf of the State Board of Accountancy.

How to file a complaint

CPA Ethics Dilemma

Supervisor Asks You to Commit Fraud