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Wm. Bradley Ogden, CPA Has Successful Peer Review

Carbondale, Illinois, May 30, 2017 -- Wm. Bradley Ogden, CPA announced today that the firm has successfully completed a rigorous peer review of its accounting and auditing practice. The reviewer concluded that the firm’s system of quality control for the accounting and auditing practice in effect for the year ended October 31, 2016, has been suitably designed and complied with to provide reasonable assurance of performing and reporting in conformity with applicable professional standards in all material respects.

Wm. Bradley Ogden, CPA participates in the Peer Review Program, a practice-monitoring program approved by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the national professional organization of CPAs. A firm participating in the Peer Review Program must have an independent review of its accounting and auditing practice every three years.  The review was conducted under the auspices of the Illinois CPA Society following standards issued by the AICPA.

The peer review of Wm. Bradley Ogden, CPA was performed by Paul Pierson, CPA who qualified under the program’s requirements for service as a reviewer. The reviewer’s rating of pass indicates that Wm. Bradley Ogden, CPA meets the accounting profession’s high standards of quality and professionalism. If requested, the firm will provide a copy of the report on the results of the review to all interested parties although not required to do so.

Wm. Bradley Ogden, CPA serves businesses and individuals throughout the Southern Illinois area. The firm provides a full range of audit, tax planning, payroll, and bookkeeping services and specializes in tax return preparation and consulting.

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants ( is the national professional association of CPAs, with more than 360,000 members in business and industry, public practice, government, education, student affiliates, and international associates. It sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies, non-profit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination.

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