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Professional Ethics for Members in Business
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Professional Ethics for Members in Business

An overview of the ethics standards that apply under the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to CPAs in business and industry.

$65 - $75
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Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Regulatory Ethics

Level

Basic

CPE Credits

1.5

Author(s)

Catherine R. Allen

Availability

1 year

Learning Outcomes
  • Identify the structure and content of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct including the underlying principles
  • Identify when to use the Conceptual Framework approach in applying the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
  • Recognize how AICPA ethics rules require members in business to maintain their integrity and avoid conflicts of interest in performing professional services
  • Recognize the due care and competence standards that apply to members in business
  • Analyze ethical matters to determine an appropriate course of action
  • Identify the consequences of violating ethical standards
Key Topics
  • Confidential client information
  • Conceptual framework
  • Conflict of interest
  • Competence and due care
Product Details

An overview of the ethics standards.

Are you seeking a refresher on key ethics topics? This interactive, self-study course provides an overview of the ethics standards that apply under the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to CPAs in business and industry.

You will be guided through factors to consider when applying the standards to thought provoking case studies.

Topics include:

  • The importance of recognizing ethical issues;
  • Exercising professional judgment;
  • Addressing differences with your employer;
  • Objectivity and independence standards;
  • Conflicts of interests;
  • Gifts or entertainment from company vendors or customers competence due care; and,
  • The ethical decision-making model.

Note: Many states do not accept the AICPA course to meet the Ethics requirement for learning or maintaining a CPA license. Please contact your state board to determine which Ethics course is required for your license.

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$75.00
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Online
$65.00

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Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
1.5
NASBA Field of Study
Regulatory Ethics
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Access
Online
This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for 1 year after purchase date.
Instructors
Catherine R. Allen
CPA
Cathy Allen, CPA formed Audit Conduct, LLC in 2005 to help CPA firms comply with an array of auditor independence and professional ethics rules. Uniquely experienced, she develops numerous AICPA courses on professional ethics, independence, and related topics, provides specialized training, and advises firms on critical independence matters and quality controls. She's served as an expert witness on CPA professional conduct.
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