State Specific Ethics

Ethics for Washington CPAs - 2019

Course Overview:
This is an ethics and regulations course for Washington CPAs 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 covers the specific Washington Public Accountancy Act and the Board's rules and policies, the profession's Code of Conduct (Code), and the differences between Washington State law and the AICPA Code. After completing this course, participants will have an understanding of the laws and regulations in Washington State governing accountancy, where to access those laws and regulations, and an understanding of the scope and nature of those laws and requirements. This course is for 2019.



Learning Objectives:

After completing this 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.
  • Recognize rules as presented in Washington Public Accountancy Act.
  • Identify requirements of the Chapter WAC 4-30.
  • Recognize any differences between Washington State Board rules and AICPA rules.
  • Recognize recent case studies pertaining to investigations and disciplinary actions.

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    Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    None

    Speaker / Author:

    Steve Spafford is a CPA with DeltaCPE LLC, a national CPE provider.

    Software & Hardware Requirements:

    • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
    • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
    • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
    • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
    • Ram: 256 MB minimum
    • Windows or Mac OS

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    Price (USD)

    Standard Rate: $99.80

    Details

    Course Code : 99ETHWA-19

    Release Date : 01/23/2019
    Expire Date : 12/31/2019
    Credits :
    CPE 4.00
    QAS 4.00

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

    Theme : State Specific Ethics

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