MD-Ethics for Maryland CPAs

Price: $39.00

CPE Credits: 4.0

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Course Number: ESSDMD

ethics for maryland

Description:
This is an ethics course for Maryland covering standards of professional conduct and business practices adhered to by accountants such as CPAs in order to enhance their profession and maximize idealism, justice and fairness when dealing with the public, clients and other members of their profession. It also presents an approach –the threats and safeguards approach –to coping with ethical dilemmas. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and its impact on business ethics, new internal control requirements, and the CPA’s responsibilities are summarized. Also included are some cases of AICPA ethics violations. Table of Contents

Delivery Method: Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: DeltaCPE LLC

Publication: April 2014
Update: May 2017

Format: PDF
Pages: 103

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • • Recognize ethical reasoning used by accountants.
    • Identify different principles and rules of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
    • Identify independence and objectivity issues.
    • Recognize ethical standards and violations.
    • Identify the key issues of corporate responsibility law (Sarbanes-Oxley act) that influence auditor independence.
    • Identify licensing and disciplinary mechanisms within the profession.
    • Identify the requirements of accountants as highlighted in the Maryland Laws and Regulations of the Board of Accountancy.

Overall Course Rating: 4 Stars Andy L. 8/2017

cpe course rating

Description:
This is an ethics course for Maryland covering standards of professional conduct and business practices adhered to by accountants such as CPAs in order to enhance their profession and maximize idealism, justice and fairness when dealing with the public, clients and other members of their profession. It also presents an approach –the threats and safeguards approach –to coping with ethical dilemmas. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and its impact on business ethics, new internal control requirements, and the CPA’s responsibilities are summarized. Also included are some cases of AICPA ethics violations. Table of Contents

Delivery Method: Online QAS Self Study.

Level: Overview.

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Author: DeltaCPE LLC

Publication: April 2014
Update: May 2017

Format: PDF
Pages: 103

Passing Grade: 70%

Exam Policies: Exam may be retaken. Course must be completed within one year of purchase.

CPE Sponsor Info : NASBA/QAS #109234. Click here to view specific state approvals.

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • • Recognize ethical reasoning used by accountants.
    • Identify different principles and rules of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
    • Identify independence and objectivity issues.
    • Recognize ethical standards and violations.
    • Identify the key issues of corporate responsibility law (Sarbanes-Oxley act) that influence auditor independence.
    • Identify licensing and disciplinary mechanisms within the profession.
    • Identify the requirements of accountants as highlighted in the Maryland Laws and Regulations of the Board of Accountancy.

Overall Course Rating: 4 Stars Andy L. 8/2017

cpe course rating

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