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Regulatory Ethics – Independence

  • CRMA
  • CFEs
  • CIA
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • IAP
  • QIAL
Regulatory Ethics – Independence

1 Credit


Subject Area

Ethics (Regulatory)

Webinar Qualifies For

1 CPE credit of Ethics (Regulatory) for all CPAs

1 CPE credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)

1 CPE credit for Certified Internal Auditors (CIA)

1 CPE credit for Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs)

1 CPE credit for Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)

1 CPE credit for Internal Audit Practitioner (IAP)

1 CPE credit for Qualification in Internal Audit Leadership (QIAL)

1 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals / Bookkeepers / Accountants

This Course is Also Available in Self Study (On-Demand)

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Course Description

Independence generally implies one's ability to act with integrity and exercise objectivity and professional skepticism. The AICPA and other rule-making bodies have developed rules that establish and interpret independence requirements for the accounting profession.

CPAs in public practice must maintain a keen awareness of independence in their actions as well as their public appearance. This Regulatory Ethics CPE webinar for CPAs guides practitioners through the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct to aid in such efforts. This ethics webinar provides a detailed discussion of non-attest services is covered including comparisons between standards pronounced by the AICPA and the SEC. 

The Key Topics included in the ethics CPE webinar are as follows: 

  • Independence: Defined 
  • Conceptual Framework for Independence and Ethical Conflicts
  • Independence Requirements
  • Other Rulemaking Bodies
  • Covered Members: Special cases
  • Nonattest Services
  • Implementing Accounting Standards

Learning Objectives

  • To identify the correct sequence of steps contained in the AICPA Conceptual Framework for Independence.
  • To recall typical non attest services CPAs provide and instances in which independence is impaired according to standards pronounced by the AICPA.
  • To recall the difference in independence standards between the AICPA versus those pronounced by the SEC.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting and audit managers/practitioners
  • Accounting Firm
  • Auditors
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • CPA - Large Firm
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Fraud Examiner
  • Risk Managers
  • Young CPA


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