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Requirements for CPE in ethics vary from state to state. Please contact your state board to confirm your requirements.
This course provides case studies drawn from real-life situations involving CPAs in accounting and auditing practices. Take a proactive, risk-avoidant stance by identifying common pitfalls and presenting alternative courses of action. Explore ethical issues in the context of actual regulatory and court proceedings that were resolved both in favor of and against A&A professionals in public practice. Study real-world A&A cases that explore the professional responsibilities of engagement and engagement quality review partners, managers, and staff in the context of key A&A ethical matters such as: independence, permitted and prohibited services, earnings management issues, records management, and client confidentiality. Consider these issues in relation to key A&A topics faced by every business and their professionals, such as revenue recognition, materiality, controls and procedures, and financial reporting questions or failures.
When you complete this course, you will be able to:
Who Will Benefit?
CPAs in public practice who provide financial accounting and reporting services and CPAs in public practice who audit both private and publicly held companies
Prerequisite: Experience in business and financial reporting
Advanced Preparation: None