Professional Ethics

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.

View CPE seminars that qualify for the ethics requirements.

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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.

Disciplinary Actions

View PICPA Professional Ethics Committee disciplinary actions.

Committee Exposure Draft Response

The PICPA Professional Ethics Committee response to an AICPA exposure draft on Breach of an Independence Interpretation.

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