This course is specifically applicable to New York licensed CPAs.
It addresses the issues, developments, and unprofessional conduct covered by the New York State Education Department’s Office of the Professions. All of the Unprofessional Conduct sections are addressed. The ethical foundation for all CPAs, the AICPA Code of Ethics, is covered. Cases dealing with current ethical problems are included.
Approved for New York ethics requirement: Sponsor License No. 002284
- To cover the general aspects of Professional Ethics and their need in our society.
- To analyze the Principles and Rules of Conduct of the AICPA.
- To discuss general issues of unprofessional conduct by any profession in New York.
- To describe specific issues of unprofessional conduct by Certified Public Accountants.
Upon ordering this course, you will immediately receive instructions how to download the course as an Online pdf document. Included in this email will be log-on instructions for taking the certification exam. You have one year from date of purchase to complete the course.Exam Format
After you have completed reviewing the text material, you may take your exam in our convenient, untimed online format. Tests average 5 questions for each CPE credit offered. For example, a CPE test worth 20 credits would include about 100 questions.
A score of 70% or better is required to pass this course, although there is no limit to the number of times you may take the exam in order to pass.CPE Certification
When you successfully pass the exam, your Certificate of Completion will be displayed on the screen. Print it out on your printer by using the “Print” command in your web browser.
Course Level: Basic
Field of Study: EthicsAbout The Author
Walter G. Austin, Ph.D., CPA is a financial planner with Austin Financial Services and is a registered representative of IFG Network Securities, Inc. He is an Associate Professor Emeritus of the University of Texas at El Paso. He is registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy as a sponsor of ethics courses.
He has published self-paced learning materials for college accounting texts, a computerized audit practice set, audit sampling templates, and several articles in journals. Walter has also written and presented numerous continuing professional education courses for state and local CPA chapters. Aside from his writing and teaching, he gives speeches to various professional and academic organizations such as the National Association of Accountants, the American Accounting Association, and local CPA chapters.
Walter has received numerous teaching awards and is a former Senior Auditor in the financial services industry with KPMG Peat Marwick.