- TX Credits : 4.0
Ethics for CPAs and Tax Professionals
This interactive self-study course offers the CPA a good overview and refresher of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and Treasury Department Circular 230. The course is designed to provide the CPA with a guide for identifying, evaluating and dealing with ethical dilemmas in addition to giving guidance on the laws, rules and regulations that govern the CPA profession as well as helping the tax professional understand the rules and regulations governing the tax profession and the practical application of these rules in the daily operation of their businesses. This course has been designed specifically to meet the ethics requirements for RENEWING CPAs for the Boards of Accountancy in the following states or jurisdictions: Alaska, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Guam, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, and West Virginia.
IMPORTANT NOTE: This course is NOT accredited for IRS professionals (EAs or AFSP).
SPECIAL NOTE PERTAINING TO ARKANSAS CPAs: Your requirements include a one-hour course that is offered ONLY by your state board and is NOT covered in this course.
SPECIAL NOTE PERTAINING TO IDAHO CPAs: This course does NOT fulfill the first year Idaho State Specific Ethics requirement.
Completion of Ethics for CPAs and Tax Professionals will enable you to:
recognize an "ethical dilemma,"
discuss the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct,
apply the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to real life situations,
discuss Treasury Department Circular No. 230, and
apply Treasury Department Circular No. 230 to real life situations.