Professional Ethics Update for Arizona CPAs
Program: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Constantly updated, this course is designed to meet the Arizona biennial four-hour ethics CPE requirement for CPAs renewing their licenses. In addition to meeting Arizona State Board of Accountancy requirements, the course includes materials designed to reinforce the CPA's practical understanding of professional ethics standards. In times such as those we are facing, all CPAs likely will be dealing with new and difficult challenges. These challenges will require that a CPA has a firm grasp of the professional ethics standards as well as an increased awareness of both accounting and business ethical issues.
Objectives: To reinforce skills enabling a CPA to: Identify standards, state laws and other factors critical to making ethical accounting and business decisions; Recognize technical considerations in the analysis and resolution of ethical dilemmas; Practical application of professional ethics standards to both public accounting and business situations; Fulfill responsibilities as required by the Arizona State Board of Accountancy
Course Highlights: Review of ethics standards for Arizona CPAs including the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and the Arizona Accountancy Statutes and Rules. Updates include the latest ethics guidance as well as “hot topics” in professional ethics. Interactive case studies are designed to illustrate the application of ethics standards as they relate to real-life situations.
Who should attend: CPAs seeking ethics training or fulfilling ethics requirement.