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Ethics and Conduct for Maine CPAs

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Jason Dinesen, EA, LPA

Dinesen Tax & Accounting, P.C.

  • CPA (US)
  • LPA

Published: September, 2021

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


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

Key points 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 Maine 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 analyze the philosophical aspects of ethics.
  • To discuss the “trust” function in our society.
  • To recognize definitions of terms that are necessary to understand ethics.
  • To analyze the applicability of the rules.
  • To differentiate Independence in Appearance and Fact.

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