||Field Of Study
|Interactive Self Study
Colleen Neuharth McClain, CPA
District of Columbia Ethics: An Overview for All Accountants
In this course, we will define ethics and provide you with reasons you should be encouraged to continue educating yourself with the goal of achieving the highest standards of ethical conduct.The course will then discuss ethical reasoning and its application to common dilemmas that you may experience.
Next, we will review the core values of the CPA profession (integrity, objectivity and independence). Throughout this course, you will be provided with case studies that demonstrate the application of ethical principles, values, and ethical reasoning.
In conclusion, this course will recap the key requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
Who Should Attend: Licensed District of Columbia CPAs
• Recognize the definitions of ethics and integrity.
• Recognize the goals of accounting ethics education.
• Identify the core values of the CPA profession (integrity, objectivity and independence).
• Identify the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct as presented in this course.