CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Professional Ethics for Massachusetts CPAs

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Self-Study
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Overview
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

Course Description

Professional Ethics for Massachusetts CPAs is designed to meet the 4-hour professional ethics CPE requirement for Massachusetts CPAs. The course provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession and the application of these values to ethical reasoning. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct is covered in detail as well as the applicable rules promulgated by the Massachusetts Board of Public Accountancy found in 252 CMR 2.00 and 252 CMR 3.00: Code of Ethics and Rules of Professional Conduct. Case studies are utilized throughout the materials to emphasize important ethical points and considerations.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Define morals and ethics from a professional perspective, noting the differences between each as well as their relationship to accepted ethical standards
  • Recognize ethical standards contained in the Massachusetts Board of Public Accountancy rules, noting state-specific requirements regarding certification, code of ethics, and rules of professional conduct
  • Identify the concepts and ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct

Course Specifics

Course ID
4170641
Revision Date
February 19, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

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Joseph Helstrom, CPA

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 …

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Professional Ethics for Massachusetts CPAs

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

$116.00$136.00

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Icon_Self-Study
Self-Study
Icon_Level
Overview
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

Course Description

Professional Ethics for Massachusetts CPAs is designed to meet the 4-hour professional ethics CPE requirement for Massachusetts CPAs. The course provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession and the application of these values to ethical reasoning. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct is covered in detail as well as the applicable rules promulgated by the Massachusetts Board of Public Accountancy found in 252 CMR 2.00 and 252 CMR 3.00: Code of Ethics and Rules of Professional Conduct. Case studies are utilized throughout the materials to emphasize important ethical points and considerations.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Define morals and ethics from a professional perspective, noting the differences between each as well as their relationship to accepted ethical standards
  • Recognize ethical standards contained in the Massachusetts Board of Public Accountancy rules, noting state-specific requirements regarding certification, code of ethics, and rules of professional conduct
  • Identify the concepts and ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct

Course Specifics

Course ID
4170641
Revision Date
February 19, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Joseph Helstrom Headshot
Joseph Helstrom, CPA

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 …

Joseph Helstrom, CPA Read More »

Professional Ethics for Massachusetts CPAs

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

$116.00$136.00

Clear