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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Ethics and Professional Conduct: Updates Logo aicpa

  Free |   AICPA |   24 Jan 2018 |   Regulatory Ethics |   AICPA Store

This CPE webcast provides a timely update and refresher on the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, including the conceptual framework and independence provisions for nonattest services, personal independence, and other critical matters. It reviews the basic tenets of ethical and professional conduct, including the principles upon which the Code rests, explains why the code is necessary and how it is organized. AICPA members must follow the AICPA code, and many courts and regulatory bodies view the AICPA code as the de facto standards for the accounting profession, therefore it is imperative to stay current on the rules and apply them properly. Through interactive case studies, exercises and illustrative graphics, you will learn the most up-to-date rules.

Learning Objectives
When you complete this webcast you will be able to:

  • Apply the revised AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
  • Recognize the importance and organization of AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
  • Apply independence and conflict of interest rules to particular fact patterns

Field of Study: Regulatory Ethics

Level: Basic
Prerequisites: Some knowledge of compilation and review engagements

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Ethics, integrity & professionalism: Ethics, integrity & professionalism
  • 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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