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Public accounting has achieved widespread recognition as a profession. The AICPA, the national organization of professional certified public accountants, has its own Code of Professional Conduct which prescribes the ethical conduct members should strive to achieve. Similarly, the —the primary national organization of accountants working in industry and government—has its own code of ethics, as does the —the national organization of accountants providing internal auditing services for their own organizations.

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is a term that refers to a code or moral system that provides criteria for evaluating right and wrong. An ethical dilemma is a situation in which an individual or group is faced with a decision that tests this code. Many of these dilemmas are simple to recognize and resolve. For example, have you ever been tempted to call your professor and ask for an extension on the due date of an assignment by claiming a fictitious illness? Temptation like this will test your personal ethics.


Accounting Professional and Ethical Standards Board

Accountants, like others operating in the business world, are faced with many ethical dilemmas, some of which are complex and difficult to resolve. For instance, the capital markets’ focus on periodic profits may tempt a company’s management to bend or even break accounting rules to inflate reported net income. In these situations, technical competence is not enough to resolve the dilemma.


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This letter provides GAO's comments on the International Accounting Education Standards Board's (IAESB) exposure draft, Proposed International Education Standard (IES) 7, Continuing Professional Development (Revised). GAO promulgates generally accepted government auditing standards, which provide professional standards for auditors of government entities in the United States...

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ANZ has two Codes of Conduct, which provide employees and Directors with a practical set of guiding principles to help them make fair, balanced and ethical decisions in their day to day work.

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This letter provides GAO's response to the exposure draft, Proposed International Standard on Auditing (ISA) 540 (Revised), Auditing Accounting Estimates and Related Disclosures (ED-540). GAO promulgates generally accepted government auditing standards, which provide professional standards for auditors of government entities in the United States...

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This letter provides GAO's comments on the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Professional Ethics Division's exposure draft entitled Client and Attest Client: Proposed Revised Definitions of Client and Attest Client as Well as Related Definitions, Interpretations, and Other Guidance. GAO promulgates generally accepted government auditing standards, which provide professiona...