Ethics for Accountants: Mississippi
Credit Hours: 4
Category: Ethics/Regulatory Ethics
Requires Prerequisites or Advanced Preparation: No
Delivery Method: PDF
Instructor: Beacon Hill Financial Educators
This Beacon Hill Financial Educators course is designed to meet the four-hour ethics CPE requirement (reporting period ending June 30, 2022) for CPAs practicing in the state of Mississippi. It covers the Mississippi Board Rules and Regulations: Chapter One, Restrictions on Use of the Title Certified Public Accountant; Chapter Two, License Registration and Renewal; Chapter Three, CPA Firm Permits-General Requirements; and Chapter Six, Professional Conduct. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct Principles and Rules are also covered in the Professional Conduct section, with comparisons made between AICPA Rules and the corresponding Mississippi Board Rules. The Mississippi Statutes and portions of the Board’s Rules not covered in the course are included in the Appendix.
This course will cover the following topics:
- Recognize the Mississippi Rules regarding restrictions, licensure, and firm permits.
- Define ethics.
- Recognize the AICPA Principles of the Code of Professional Conduct.
- Identify the Mississippi and AICPA Rules of Professional Conduct and how they differ.