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General Business Ethics for CPAs (LIET05/24)

Event Description

Unethical behavior can ruin professional careers, and could result in fines, penalties, or even a loss of licensure.  This course focuses on the risks faced by those that work in either public accounting or industry. 

Designed For

Public and industry accountants at all levels interested in general ethics


• List the foundation of ethical behavior
• Detail moral and ethical dilemmas faced in day-to-day situations
• Explain important principles underlying ethical decision-making

Major Subjects

• Introduction to the concept of ethics
• Examples of handling moral dilemmas 
• Steps in making ethical decisions
• The importance of ethics in internal controls
• Role of the AICPA and SEC in monitoring ethical behavior
• The latest in responsibilities for communicating noncompliance with laws and regulations