Webinar Details
Course Description

CPAs in public practice are often required to be independent. In this webinar, Melisa Galasso, CPA will discuss concepts associated with Independence and review the rules from the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct with a focus on practical application. She will also review the ethics interpretations from the Professional Ethics Executive Committee (PEEC) which impact independence and discuss practical methods of implementation.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify threats to independence in the accounting profession.
  • Recognize changes to the independence rules for auditors.
Prerequisites
  • None
Who Should Attend

CPAs, accounting/finance professionals in the audit profession who are interested in independence. 

Advanced Preparation

None

Presenter Details
  • Melisa Galasso

    Melisa F. Galasso is the founder and CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions LLC. A CPA with over 15 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not for profit and governmental accounting.

NASBA Sponsor
  • National Registry of CPE Sponsors for the QAS self-study delivery method
    Encoursa is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: NASBAregistry.org.
Date & Time
Friday, February 26, 2021

2:00 PM EST (see additional timezones)

CPE
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