This 4-hour course is designed to meet the 4-hour professional ethics CPE requirement for Georgia CPAs. It provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession and the application of these values to ethical reasoning. The contents of the Amended Rules of the Georgia State Board of Accountancy, Chapter 20-12 - Code of professional conduct are covered as are other selected topics in Department 20 of the Georgia Rules and Regulations as well as Georgia Code Title 43, Chapter 3. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct is also covered in detail. Case studies are utilized throughout the course to emphasize material.

Learning Objectives
  • Recognize ethics from an overall and professional perspective.
  • Recognize the ethical standards contained in the Georgia State Board of Accountancy rules
  • Recognize the ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
Last updated/reviewed: May 10, 2024
Course Complexity: Foundational
No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
Education Provider Information
Company: Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact: For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
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