Surgent's Ethical Considerations for the CPA

Thursday, January 20 Code: SU0794 4.0 CPE Credits

Overview

CPAs today face greater challenges than ever to maintain the high ethical standards of their profession. It is vitally important that all CPAs understand their professional responsibilities related to all aspects of their job. This course, which focuses on key components of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, reviews a history of the CPA profession and focuses on ethical requirements that CPAs must adhere to in their everyday practice, including practical examples of potential ethical dilemmas that practitioners may encounter, particularly those related to objectivity and independence. This course covers general ethics and is applicable for CPAs in states in which state-specific ethics are not required. However, this course does not qualify for IRS credit.