April 4, 2024


1 Total CPE Credits


Independence and Conflicts of Interest

  • Instructor

    Allison McLeod

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you will be able to...
  • Have the ability to define independence as promulgated by the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and understand its importance to the CPA.
  • Be able to ascertain situations which could threaten a CPA's independence.
  • Understand how conflicts of interest and the use of contingency fees can subvert independence.

Major Topics

The major topics covered in this class include:

  • AICPA Code of Conduct: Independence, Conflicts of Interest,
  • Case Study: Olympus
  • Case Study: Buca di Beppo

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE
Regulatory Ethics

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic

Professional Area of Focus

  • Ethics

Advanced Preparation


Intended Audience

This course is ideal for CPAs, EAs, government finance personnel, Internal Auditors, governance professionals, and accountants


CPA Crossings

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