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Real-Life Ethics for Today's Accountant

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Self-Study
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Basic
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Behavioral Ethics

Course Description

One of the CPA’s most important responsibilities is in understanding how critically important ethical behavior is to one another, our customers, and to the public. This course discusses the basic tenants of ethical behavior and uses case studies to explore ethical dilemmas in various companies and organizations. The instructors provide standards of conduct and then apply those standards to the real world.

*Please note that this course covers information also found in Revised CPA Ethics Code: Challenges You May Soon Face

Learning Objectives

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

  • Cite terminology relating to core beliefs and the fraud triangle.
  • Identify critical thinking errors that call for professional skepticism.
  • Identify parties to whom a CPA must answer.
  • Identify situations where a CPA may face an ethical conflict and how he or she should respond.
  • Cite the core values of CPAs and what they entail.
  • Cite important dates related to the revision of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
  • Cite the CPA vision statement.
  • Identify a seminal event and explain why it is important.
  • Identify traits that may lead to ethical breaches and describe people who may commit them.
  • Identify where a CPA should report ethical violations or concerns.

Course Specifics

Course ID
4140620VID
Revision Date
October 30, 2020
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites.

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220
IRS Provider Number: 0MYXB
IRS Course Number: 0MYXB-E-01711-20-S
IRS Ethics Credits: 4
CTEC Provider Number: 2071
CTEC Course Number: 2071-CE-0697
CTEC Ethics Credits: 4

Course Instructor

Francis X. Ryan Headshot
Francis X. Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA

Frank Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA, is the president of F.X. Ryan & Associates, which specializes in lean systems implementations, activity-based costing, strategic and operational risk analyses, and corporate governance evaluations. Frank serves and has served on numerous boards of publicly traded companies and nonprofit organizations. In 2008, he was elected chairman of the board of Good Shepherd Center. Frank has served as chairman of the audit committees of two publicly traded companies, and he’s the current audit committee chairman of a major nonprofit organization in Maryland. Frank is an acclaimed author on activity-based costing, lean systems, and enterprise risk, and …

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Real-Life Ethics for Today's Accountant

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Behavioral Ethics

$196.00

Icon_Self-Study
Self-Study
Icon_Level
Basic
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Behavioral Ethics

Course Description

One of the CPA’s most important responsibilities is in understanding how critically important ethical behavior is to one another, our customers, and to the public. This course discusses the basic tenants of ethical behavior and uses case studies to explore ethical dilemmas in various companies and organizations. The instructors provide standards of conduct and then apply those standards to the real world.

*Please note that this course covers information also found in Revised CPA Ethics Code: Challenges You May Soon Face

Learning Objectives

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

  • Cite terminology relating to core beliefs and the fraud triangle.
  • Identify critical thinking errors that call for professional skepticism.
  • Identify parties to whom a CPA must answer.
  • Identify situations where a CPA may face an ethical conflict and how he or she should respond.
  • Cite the core values of CPAs and what they entail.
  • Cite important dates related to the revision of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
  • Cite the CPA vision statement.
  • Identify a seminal event and explain why it is important.
  • Identify traits that may lead to ethical breaches and describe people who may commit them.
  • Identify where a CPA should report ethical violations or concerns.

Course Specifics

Course ID
4140620VID
Revision Date
October 30, 2020
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites.

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220
IRS Provider Number: 0MYXB
IRS Course Number: 0MYXB-E-01711-20-S
IRS Ethics Credits: 4
CTEC Provider Number: 2071
CTEC Course Number: 2071-CE-0697
CTEC Ethics Credits: 4

Course Instructor

Francis X. Ryan Headshot
Francis X. Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA

Frank Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA, is the president of F.X. Ryan & Associates, which specializes in lean systems implementations, activity-based costing, strategic and operational risk analyses, and corporate governance evaluations. Frank serves and has served on numerous boards of publicly traded companies and nonprofit organizations. In 2008, he was elected chairman of the board of Good Shepherd Center. Frank has served as chairman of the audit committees of two publicly traded companies, and he’s the current audit committee chairman of a major nonprofit organization in Maryland. Frank is an acclaimed author on activity-based costing, lean systems, and enterprise risk, and …

Francis X. Ryan, CPA, CGMA, MBA Read More »

Real-Life Ethics for Today's Accountant

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Behavioral Ethics

$196.00