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Ethics and Conduct for Illinois CPAs

4.5 (55)

Jason Dinesen, EA, LPA

Dinesen Tax & Accounting, P.C.

  • CPA (US)

Published: September, 2021

Before starting this self study program, please go through the instructional document.

Overview

  • Introduction to code of ethics
  • Key principles of ethics
  • Important rules of ethics
  • Major interpretations of the Code of Ethics
  • Ethics of other professions, cases, and current ethical problems

Course Description

This free ethics CPE course fulfills the Four-hour ethics requirement for all licensees in the state of Illinois. It covers interpretations of ethics rules and professional ethics. This ethics CPE course for Illinois CPAs also covers the AICPA Ethics interpretations of the Code, particularly in the independence area.

Major topics covered in this free ethics CPE webinar:

  • Professional Standards or Pronouncements and Recent Changes and Additions.
  • Continuing Education (CE) and CE Reporting Requirements.
  • Commissions and Contingent Fees.
  • Common Violations or Complaints.


This Ethics course for Illinois CPAs helps with a discussion on the ethics of other professions such as attorneys and internal auditors and comparison to the CPA code of ethics.  It also covers a discussion on relevant court cases and the current Enron case.

Learning Objectives

  • To discuss ethics as a philosophical aspect.
  • To recognize the “trust” function in our society.
  • To recall definitions and terms necessary to conceptualize ethics.
  • To recognize the updated rules of Independence.
  • To identify the applicability of these rules.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Practice Owners
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Entrepreneurial Accountant
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Young CPA

Testimonial

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You need to have the questions and material written by someone who is a native english speaker. The review questions and the test were understandable but extremely poorly written