Ethics and Professional Conduct for Arizona CPAs

4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics


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Ethics and Professional Conduct for Arizona CPAs

Course Level
CPE Credits

4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

Course Description

Ethics and Professional Conduct for Arizona CPAs is an essential course for CPAs practicing in Arizona, offering a thorough understanding of the state-specific ethical standards and regulations. This course provides an in-depth exploration of the Arizona Revised Statutes Title 32, Chapter 6, and sections of the Arizona Administrative Code governing the Arizona State Board of Accountancy. Participants will benefit from detailed insights into the ethical standards required by these statutes, ensuring compliance with state-specific professional conduct rules. Additionally, the course covers the AICPA’s Professional Ethics and Code of Conduct, equipping you with a broader perspective on ethical standards in the accounting profession. By completing this course, you will enhance your ability to apply ethical principles effectively in your professional practice, ensuring that you uphold the highest standards of integrity and professionalism as an Arizona CPA.

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Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the ethical standards contained in the Arizona State Board of Accountancy rules and related Arizona Revised Statutes.
  • Describe the ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
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Course Specifics

Course ID
Revision Date
November 8, 2023

There are no prerequisites

Advanced Preparation


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Compliance Information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

CFP Notice: Not all courses that qualify for CFP® credit are registered by Western CPE. If a course does not have a CFP registration number in the compliance section, the continuing education will need to be individually reported with the CFP Board. For more information on the reporting process, required documentation, processing fee, etc., contact the CFP Board. CFP Professionals must take each course in it’s entirety, the CFP Board DOES NOT accept partial credits for courses.

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Patricia McCarthy, MBA, is a partner at CFO Resources LLC, a company focused on training and courseware for CPAs. Her focus is on Microsoft products, particularly Excel, and how to use these programs effectively in business. She’s also certified as an MOS expert in Excel. Patricia has been in software training for over 20 years, and her client list includes the Indiana CPA Society, which awarded her its Outstanding Discussion Leader award. She has been a contributor to the Journal of Accountancy and has published articles in several CPA society magazines, including societies in Indiana, Missouri, Texas, and Arizona. Patricia is a …

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Joseph Helstrom, CPA, is a partner at CFO Resources, LLC, a company focused on training and courseware for CPAs. He’s also the owner of Mill Creek Publishing LLC. Joe has over 30 years of experience as a CPA in both public accounting and industry, with extensive experience in financial reporting and analysis, treasury, tax, information technology, legal and regulatory matters, and strategic planning. After graduation from Butler University with a degree in accounting, Joe got his start at Ernst & Young. Subsequent to that, he has served for several different companies as a chief financial officer; director of treasury and …