Ethics for CPAs: High Sensitivity Advanced Issues, Conflicts of Interest, Independence, Confidentiality, Fiduciary Duty & Tax Engagements (4 hrs-pm)

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Jan 25, 2019

Registration: 12:15 PM / Program: 12:45 PM - 4:30 PM


Member Fee: $0.00
Nonmember Fee: $0.00

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AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None


National Chair of the American Academy of Attorneys-CPAs Ethics Committee, instructor/author James Rigos, Attorney-CPA, will instruct on ethical topic areas applicable to CPAs in public practice.

Designed For

Individual CPAs desiring to refresh their sensitivity in key new engagement decisions * CPA firms desiring a focused training workshop for both partners and general staff employees covering the most sensitive ethical dilemmas * Tax Practitioners who are in potential conflicting and liability positions * CPAs wanting to receive four hours of Oregon approved ethics required biennially.


Gain more confidence in your personal and professional independence-related, conflict of interest and confidentiality ethical judgments and an increased sensitivity towards sensitive accounting and tax ethical issues and dilemmas * Become familiar with new releases in these critical areas.

Major Subjects

CPA responsibilities and prohibited conduct described in the new AICPA Code of Ethics * How to spot the three types of potential conflicts of interest and confidentiality dilemmas * How to avoid conflicts of interest and related liability. * How the courts and State Board have applied the fiduciary duty status to Oregon CPAs. * Our 2018 Edition adds a full chapter of tax-related ethic issues for everyday tax practice.

NOTE: This course meets the Oregon Board of Accountancy’s biennial four-hour ethics requirement for all CPAs except those in their first two-year reporting period.

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