ESHB 2433 - SPECIAL BOARD MEETING

After holding a public rule- making hearing on July 29, 2016, the Board amended the following rules:

WAC 4-30-010  Definitions

WAC 4-30-034 Must I respond to inquiries from the board?

WAC 4-30-058 Does the board authorize the use of any other titles or designations?

WAC 4-30-090 Must an out-of-state individual holding a license from another state apply and obtain a Washington state license to hold out and practice in Washington state?

WAC 4-30-110 What are the allowable legal forms of organization and ownership requirements for a CPA firm?

WAC 4-30-112 Must a firm holding a license from another state apply and obtain a Washington state license to hold out and practice in Washington state?

WAC 4-30-114 How do I apply for and maintain a firm license?

WAC 4-30-130 What are the quality assurance review (QAR) requirements for licensed CPA firms?

WAC 4-30-142 What are the bases for the board to impose discipline?

The Board amended these rules:

Due to the passage of Senate Bill ESHB 2433 on March 31, 2016, the effected rules must be updated.

Where may I find the changes to the effected rules?

The Board’s Rule Making Order (CR-103) with text of the proposed rule language is from the Washington State Register (WSR 16-17-036), or you may request a copy from Board staff.

When will the changes take effect?
The changes will take effect September 9, 2016