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Ethics for Colorado - 2017

Course Overview:
This is an ethics course for Colorado CPAs covering standards of professional conduct and business practices adhered to by accountants such as CPAs in order to enhance their profession and maximize idealism, justice and fairness when dealing with the public, clients and other members of their profession. It also presents an approach --the threats and safeguards approach �to coping with ethical dilemmas. Also included are some cases of AICPA ethics violations. Sections 8 through 12 and the appendices cover Colorado Rules of the State Board of Accountancy, the Revised Statutes and Policies adopted by the Board.

Note: This course does not fulfill the 2 CR&R Course for new or reactivating CPAs.

Learning Objectives:
After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize ethical reasoning used by accountants.
  • Identify different principles and rules of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
  • Identify independence and objectivity issues.
  • Recognize ethical standards and violations.
  • Identify disciplinary actions by the Board.
  • Recognize Colorado State Board licensing requirements.
  • Identify different naming requirements for CPA firms.
  • Recognize CPE requirements in Colorado.

       
    Catalog Number: 99ETHCO-17
    CPE Credits: 4 Registry / 4 QAS
    Author: Steve Spafford, CPA
    Prerequisites/
    Advanced Preparation:
    None
    Course Level: Overview
    Field of Study: Regulatory Ethics
    Content Partner: SmartPros Ltd.
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-Study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Sep 22, 2017 / Dec 31, 2019

     

     

     

     

     

     

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