This course focuses on how to integrate integrity and objectivity in situations accounting professionals face daily. The participant will be able to know not just what is the right thing to do according to the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, but how to put values into action! As part of this course, we will also walk through real world examples of individuals and companies faced with these dilemmas.
This course is ideal for CPAs, EAs, government finance personnel, Internal Auditors, governance professionals, and accountants.
After attending the presentation you will be able to...
- Define integrity and objectivity as promulgated by the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and understand its importance to the CPA.
- Have the ability to identify situations where the CPA may be susceptible to subordinating his/her judgment to a client or employer.
The major topics covered in this class include:
- AICPA Code of Conduct: Integrity and Objectivity
- Case Study: Mortgage crisis of 2007-2010
- Case Study: World Com