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ETHICS: PRESSURES & PERCEPTIONS
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ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT: PRACTICE BEFORE THE IRS
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A REVIEW OF CIRCULAR 230 AND THE AICPA STATEMENTS ON STANDARDS FOR TAX SERVICES
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ENROLLED AGENT ETHICAL STANDARDS: PRACTICES & PROCEDURES
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A CPA'S GUIDEBOOKS FOR ETHICAL BEHAVIOR FOR COLORADO CPAS
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MANAGING ETHICAL DILEMMAS FOR TEXAS CPAS
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EXPANDING YOUR ACCOUNTING BUSINESS THROUGH PROVIDING ETHICS RELATED SERVICES
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ETHICAL DILEMMAS IN REPRESENTATION
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ETHICS FOR CPAS: AICPA CODE CHANGES & NEW BUSINESS CHALLENGES
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THE CPA’S GUIDE TO TAX CRIMES AND DIVORCE
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TAX RETURN PREPARER ETHICAL ISSUES
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Regulatory Ethics Guidebook for CPAs: AICPA Code of Professional Conduct

REGULATORY ETHICS GUIDEBOOK FOR CPAs: AICPA CODE OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

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CPE Processing Fee$40.00
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Presentation Length Hour(s)2.0 hours
CPE2.0
Subject AreaEthics (Regulatory)
Course LevelBasic
Instructional MethodQAS Self-Study
PrerequisitesNone
Advance PreparationNone
Recorded DateFeb 04, 2019
Date OfferedFeb 08, 2019
Series: Ethics
Course Description

A CPA is challenged in today’s work world to not only serve his/her client or employer but also to protect the public interest by ensuring that there is transparency in financial reporting or there is fair administration of the tax laws. In balancing the two interests, a CPA may find him or herself in an ethical dilemma.

Speaker and author, Allison M. McLeod, LL.M., CPA, will educate and inform CPAs not just on what is the right thing to do according to the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct but how to put your values into action! As part of this course, we will also look at various schools of ethical thought and walk through real world examples of individuals and companies faced with moral dilemmas.

Learning Objectives

  • Be able to define integrity and objectivity as promulgated by the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and understand its importance to the CPA.

  • Have the ability to identify situations where the CPA may be susceptible to subordinating his/her judgment to a client or employer.

  • Have the ability to define independence as promulgated by the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and understand its importance to the CPA.

  • Be able to ascertain situations which could threaten a CPA’s independence.

  • Understand how conflicts of interest and the use of contingency fees can subvert independence.

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Professor Allsion McLeod is currently a full-time Senior Lecturer at the University of North Texas, and has taught classes in Corporate Income Taxes, Multi-jurisdictional Taxation, Individual Taxes, Tax Research, Ethics and Financial Accounting. Prior to going into academia, she worked for 18 years in industry and in a Big Four accounting firm. Professor McLeod earned a law degree from Baylor School of Law, and an LL.M. degree in Taxation from Southern Methodist School of Law. She has been a licensed CPA since 1993 and has been licensed to practice law since 1992.

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About Our Presenter

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Allison M. (Yee) McLeod, LL.M., JD, CPA, has served as an expert witness in multi-million dollar cases involving tax litigation and accounting malpractice.

Professor McLeod is also a full-time Senior Lecturer at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.  Her courses include Ethics, Corporate Taxation, Tax Research and Financial Accounting.