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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Ethics: Non-Attest Service, Integrity, and Objectivity Logo aicpa

  Catherine R. Allen, CPA |   $59.00 |   CPE: 2.0 |   AICPA |   Oct 2017 |   Regulatory Ethics |   AICPA Store

Integrity and objectivity are two of the cornerstones of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct that should constantly be evaluated considering today's evolving business environment. In this CPE course, you will find critical guidance for handling conflicts of interest. Through interactive case studies, exercises, and illustrative graphics, you will have a renewed understanding of these basic principles that will guide your decision-making, whether you work in industry or public practice.

Learning Objectives

This course will prepare you to do the following:

  • Apply AICPA ethics rule interpretations on integrity, objectivity, confidentiality, and advertising, including, where applicable, the conceptual framework approach.
  • Analyze the nonattest services and business relationships that threaten independence.

Key Topics

  • Detailed explanations of the revised AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and conceptual frameworks
  • Affiliates of audit clients
  • Nonattest services

Who Will Benefit?

  • CPAs looking to better understand the ethics rules related to nonattest services

IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT YOUR CPE CREDIT
Many states do not accept the AICPA course to meet the ethics requirement for maintaining a CPA license. Please contact your state board to determine which ethics course is required to earn your license. You must pass with a score of 70 percent or higher to earn CPE credit toward maintaining your existing license.

Topics covered:
  • Employee benefit plan auditing: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Governmental auditing: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Financial accounting & reporting: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Assurance: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Not-for-profit: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • IT management & assurance: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Firm practice management: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Tax: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Forensic & valuation services: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Fair value measurement: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • Personal financial planning: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism

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Integrity and objectivity are two of the cornerstones of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct that should constantly be evaluated considering today's evolving business environment. In this CPE course, you will find critical guidance for handling conflicts of interest. Through interactive case studies, exercises, and illustrative graphics, you will have a renewed understanding of these basic principles that will guide your decision-making, whether you work in industry or public practice.

Learning Objectives

This course will prepare you to do the following:

  • Apply AICPA ethics rule interpretations on integrity, objectivity, confidentiality, and advertising, including, where applicable, the conceptual framework approach.
  • Analyze the nonattest services and business relationships that threaten independence.
Key Topics
  • Detailed explanations of the revised AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and conceptual frameworks
  • Affiliates of audit clients
  • Nonattest services
Who Will Benefit?
  • CPAs looking to better understand the ethics rules related to nonattest services

IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT YOUR CPE CREDIT
Many states do not accept the AICPA course to meet the ethics requirement for maintaining a CPA license. Please contact your state board to determine which ethics course is required to earn your license. You must pass with a score of 70 percent or higher to earn CPE credit toward maintaining your existing license.

Note: This course may be taken using Firefox, Chrome, or Safari browsers. At this time, this course cannot be completed using Internet Explorer.

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