CPA Exam Scoring Error from 2011-2012 Discovered

Over the weekend, messages started popping up in the Another71 Forum that they had received phone calls indicating that their previously failed CPA Exam section from had changed from Fail to Pass.

Here are the key points to know:


  • This isn't a hoax.
 has confirmed

that this did happen

      and steps are being taken to rectify the situation.


    1. The errors were discovered by the AICPA in FAR and REG Exams from 2011 & 2012 and the errors involved Simulations


    1. Some candidate scores resulting in a previously-failed exam were changed to a passing score


    1. All candidates affected by this have been notified. If you haven't been notified – you aren't affected


    1. Anyone affected (i.e. you've been contacted) that needs clarification can contact and you'll be put in contact with the appropriate people to get your questions answered


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Stefan 7 years ago

that's all fine and good, but what about anyone that may have lost credit for other sections because of the "fail"? Or, what about anyone that maybe just threw in the towel because of the "fail"? Pretty HUGE mistake that potentially changed the lives of a great number of people - for the worse.