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Everyday Ethics: Doing Well by Doing Good—Ethics 2023

June 12, 2023 | 8–11:30 a.m. PT

CPE: 4
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Learn various codes of professional conduct and standards of ethical conduct, recent cases involving professional responsibility for the accounting profession, ethical frameworks and more. 

This program is designed to fulfill the California Board of Accountancy's four-hour ethics education requirement.

CalCPA Members: This course qualifies for the four hours of free ethics credits per membership year. Learn more.

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  • Credit Type
    CPE: 4
    CPE-ET: 4
    CPE-Technical: 4
  • Intended Audience

    CPAs and financial professionals.

  • NASBA Field of Study

    Regulatory Ethics

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  • Advance Preparation


Learning Objectives

Recognize the CPA's professional and ethical obligations and responsibilities

Outline what moral philosophers thought about enterprise and ethics

Identify the requirements of the profession

Identify the reasons people cheat

Recall the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, Institute of Management Accountants Standards of Ethical Conduct and T.D. Circular 230

Major Subjects

  • AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, Institute of Management Accountants Standards of Ethical Conduct and T.D. Circular 230
  • Implications of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
  • Recent, relevant cases on accounting profession ethics and professional responsibility
  • Areas the partner should pay particular attention to
  • What it means to be a profession and a professional
  • Ethical frameworks


Ronald Joseph Baker
Ronald J. Baker started his CPA career in 1984 with KPMG’s Private Business Advisory Services in San Francisco. Today, he is the founder of VeraSage Institute—the leading think tank dedicated to educating professionals internationally—a radio talk-show host on the www.VoiceAmerica.com show: The Soul of Enterprise: Business in the Knowledge Economy, and the Chief Value Officer at Armanino LLP.Ron has authored seven best-selling books, including: The Firm of the Future; Pricing on Purpose; Meas...
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Daniel D. Morris
Daniel D. Morris, CPA, is a founder of the VeraSage Institute, a think tank dedicated to teaching value pricing to professionals around the world. He is a frequent speaker at CPA events and conferences, and a consultant to CPA firms on implementing total quality service and value pricing. He has been an instructor with the CalCPA Education Foundation since 1998, and has written over a dozen courses for them. Morris presents frequently at national and regional conferences, including the Profes...
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Additional Details

This course was recorded on 6/8/2022 The instructor will be available via the chat feature to answer questions during the presentation.