California Board of Accountancy

Avoiding Peer Review Pitfalls


The CBA, the AICPA and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) have a wealth of information to assist you in successfully navigating through the peer review process.


If your firm is in the process of preparing for a peer review, the following articles may contain information to help you avoid some of the common pitfalls:



Further, CalCPA periodically issues e-Newsletters which address new requirements and problem areas that are being encountered. Information in these articles may be useful to firms preparing for a peer review. The e-Newsletter Article can be found at: http://www.calcpa.org/Content/peerreview/enewsletter.aspx.


The AICPA's Professional Standards are available at: http://www.aicpa.org/Research/Standards/Pages/default.aspx.