State Specific Ethics

Ethics For Maryland - 2021

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. A brief discussion of the AICPA's Standards for Tax Service is included along with some specific rules from the Maryland State Board.

Learning Objectives:

  • 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.


Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

None.


Speaker / Author:

Steve Spafford, MBA, CPA, has over 20 years' experience as a CPA working with large public accounting firms, and in numerous executive roles at multinational public corporations. He is a member of DeltaCPE LLC, a leading publisher of continuing professional education courses for CPAs, and has edited CPA ethics courses provided to over 35 states.

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Price (USD)

Standard: $99.80

Details

Course Code : 99ETHMD-21

Release Date : 07/23/2021
Expire Date : 07/31/2023
Credits :
CPE 4.00
QAS 4.00

Length : 3hr 20min
Course Level : Overview
Course Type : QAS Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Regulatory Ethics

Theme : State Specific Ethics

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