This document is provided as guidance for third parties who wish to file a formal complaint against a CPA or PA, licensed by the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy, or a CPA who is licensed in another state and engaged in the practice of public accounting in the state of Alabama, in accordance with Act 2009-620.
All complaints received by the Board must be in writing. The Board will not take action on oral and/or anonymous complaints. A complaint must be a violation of the Public Accountancy Act of 2003 (Code of Alabama 1975 §§ 34-1-1 through 34-1-22) and the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy Administrative Code Chapter 30.
Complaints should be written in a letter format and should include all pertinent details and any available documentation to support the complaint. Any individual filing a complaint should include contact information for him/herself. Complaints should be submitted to the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy at the address shown below.
Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy
770 Washington Avenue, Suite 226 36104
PO Box 300375
Montgomery, AL 36130-0375
Phone 334-242-5700 • Fax 334-242-2711