CE/CPE Course Information

Florida CPA Ethics

CPE Credits: 4
Subject Area: Ethics
Field of Study: Regulatory Ethics
Program Level: Overview
Lesson Version: 18-1
Publication/Revision Date: August 13, 2019
Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation: none

After completing this course, you will be able to
  • Apply the provisions of the Florida Board of Accountancy’s rules that are relevant to the ethical practice of public accounting and
  • Answer technical questions on possible rule violations and their consequences
Course Topics
  1. Ethics Overview
  2. Ethical and Legal Requirements for CPAs
  3. Disciplinary Process
  4. Statute
  5. Rules -- Definitions
  6. Rules -- Independence
  7. Rules -- Integrity and Objectivity, Certain Fees, Clients of Other CPAs
  8. Rules -- General Standards, Confidentiality, Records
  9. Rules -- Advertising, Responsibility for Other Persons
  10. Rules -- Form of Practice and Name
  11. Rules -- Continuing Professional Education and Licensing
  12. Rules -- Discipline
  13. Rules -- Peer Review
  14. Case Study

This self-study course consists of an Audiovisual presentation or a 20-question True/False Introductory quiz, a Knowledge Transfer Outline with multiple-choice questions for study and review, and a Qualified Assessment of 20 questions.

This course is designed for your convenience. You may log out at any time during the course; your current position and all work will be saved. The next time you log in, you can resume right where you logged off.

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