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Ethics and conducts for Missouri CPAs

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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.


  • Introduction to code of ethics
  • Interpretation of the Code of Ethics
  • Integrity and objectivity
  • The Attorney-Client Relationship
  • Ethics of other professions, cases, and current ethical problems

Course Description

This free CPE course offers an introduction to General Standards of Ethical Rules and Independence Interpretations for the CPA. This ethics CPE course is for Missouri CPAs that takes a deeper dive into the concepts of integrity and objectivity from an ethical perspective and recognizes the need for interpretations in different scenarios as the board guidelines are non-specific. 

These rules and Interpretations are referred from pronouncements of the AICPA Code of Professional conduct that is the standard for all the CPAs.

Major topics covered in this free ethics CPE webinar:

  • Interpretations and guidance on Independence rules.
  • Interpretations and guidance on Commissions and Contingent Fees.
  • Common Violations or Complaints.
  • Recent Relevant Court Decisions.

This Ethics course for Missouri 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