California Tax Education Council


CTEC Up-to-date list of all Disciplinary Actions taken against a CRTP

Beginning July, 1, 2019, CTEC is now required to list all Disciplinary Actions taken against a CRTP.  

Disciplinary Actions include:

  • Probation (Preparer has been place on Probation, with specific terms and conditions)
  • Suspension (Registration has been Suspended and CRTP cannot continue to prepare taxes)
  • Revocation (Registration has been Revoked and CRTP cannot continue to prepare taxes)

 Below is an up-to-date list of CRTPs that have had Disciplinary Actions taken by CTEC.

A276622 COLLEEN BISHOP
Type of Action Taken: Revocation
Effective Date: 5/13/2016
End Date: 5/13/2018
Reason: CTEC Policy TP11.1.(l) Engaging in unprofessional conduct, including, but not limited to, applying for registration or continuing to practice after denial of licensure, certificate, permit, or registration, or revocation, suspension, restriction, or any other disciplinary action against an applicant or registrant by the federal government or another state or territory of the United States, by any other government agency, or by another professional licensing board or organization. A certified copy of the decision, order, or judgment shall be conclusive evidence of these actions.

A272574 MARTIN MEESTER
Type of Action Taken: Revocation
Effective Date: 7/19/2015
End Date: 7/19/2017
Reason: CTEC Policy TP11.1.(l) Engaging in unprofessional conduct, including, but not limited to, applying for registration or continuing to practice after denial of licensure, certificate, permit, or registration, or revocation, suspension, restriction, or any other disciplinary action against an applicant or registrant by the federal government or another state or territory of the United States, by any other government agency, or by another professional licensing board or organization. A certified copy of the decision, order, or judgment shall be conclusive evidence of these actions. TP11.1.(r) Committing any fraudulent, dishonest, or corrupt act that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a registrant.

A000474 LEWIS LEE
Type of Action Taken: Revocation
Effective Date: 12/23/2015
End Date: 12/23/2017
Reason: CTEC Policy TP11.1.(l) Engaging in unprofessional conduct, including, but not limited to, applying for registration or continuing to practice after denial of licensure, certificate, permit, or registration, or revocation, suspension, restriction, or any other disciplinary action against an applicant or registrant by the federal government or another state or territory of the United States, by any other government agency, or by another professional licensing board or organization. A certified copy of the decision, order, or judgment shall be conclusive evidence of these actions. TP11.1.(r) Committing any fraudulent, dishonest, or corrupt act that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a registrant.

A272373 MICHAEL TAYLOR
Type of Action Taken: Probation
Effective Date: 1/27/2016
End Date: 1/27/2017
Reason: CTEC Policy TP11.1.(l) Engaging in unprofessional conduct, including, but not limited to, applying for registration or continuing to practice after denial of licensure, certificate, permit, or registration, or revocation, suspension, restriction, or any other disciplinary action against an applicant or registrant by the federal government or another state or territory of the United States, by any other government agency, or by another professional licensing board or organization. A certified copy of the decision, order, or judgment shall be conclusive evidence of these actions. TP11.1.(o) Conviction of any felony or misdemeanor that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a registrant, in which event the record of the conviction shall be conclusive evidence of the crime; TP11.1.(r) Committing any fraudulent, dishonest, or corrupt act that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a registrant.

A271853 JOHN ZHONG
Type of Action Taken: Revocation
Effective Date: 5/20/2016
End Date: 5/20/2018
Reason: CTEC Policy TP11.1.(l) Engaging in unprofessional conduct, including, but not limited to, applying for registration or continuing to practice after denial of licensure, certificate, permit, or registration, or revocation, suspension, restriction, or any other disciplinary action against an applicant or registrant by the federal government or another state or territory of the United States, by any other government agency, or by another professional licensing board or organization. A certified copy of the decision, order, or judgment shall be conclusive evidence of these actions. TP11.1.(r) Committing any fraudulent, dishonest, or corrupt act that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a registrant.

A290322 GORDON MCKINNEY
Type of Action Taken: Suspension
Effective Date: 3/26/2017
End Date: 3/26/2018
Reason: CTEC Policy TP11.1.(l) Engaging in unprofessional conduct, including, but not limited to, applying for registration or continuing to practice after denial of licensure, certificate, permit, or registration, or revocation, suspension, restriction, or any other disciplinary action against an applicant or registrant by the federal government or another state or territory of the United States, by any other government agency, or by another professional licensing board or organization. A certified copy of the decision, order, or judgment shall be conclusive evidence of these actions. TP11.1.(r) Committing any fraudulent, dishonest, or corrupt act that is substantially related to the qualifications, functions, or duties of a registrant.