While the core tenants of ethical behavior remain the same over time, it's still incredibly vital to stay up to date on regulatory ethics changes that affect financial professionals. This course discusses the basic tenants of ethical behavior and uses case studies to explore ethical dilemmas in various companies and organizations. This focused course hones in on common challenges CPAs confront when working with clients, the public, and with other financial professionals.
*Please note that this course covers information also found in Real-Life Ethics for Today's Accountant
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Define an unethical act and recognize practices that may lead to breaches of ethics
- Identify critical thinking errors that call for professional skepticism
- Identify the outcomes of the AICPA ethics decision tree
- Define the core values of CPAs
- State important dates related to the revision of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
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