Ethics for Accountants: Mississippi (CPE Course)

CPE Credit: 4 hours

Course Type: Downloaded PDF materials with online test

Price (with PDF Textbook): $40

Course Description
This course is designed to meet the four-hour ethics CPE requirement for CPAs practicing in the state of Mississippi. It covers the Mississippi Board Rules and Regulations: Restrictions on Use of the Title Certified Public Accountant; License Registration and Renewal; CPA Firm Permits-General Requirements; and Professional Conduct. The AICPA Code of Professional Conduct Principles and Rules are also covered, 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.

Author: Beacon Hill Financial Educators

Course Number: ET1068

Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Mississippi Rules and Regulations
Chapter 2. Professional Conduct
Chapter 3. Case Studies

Learning Objectives

  • 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.

        Level: Overview

        Instructional Method: QAS Self-Study

        NASBA Category: Regulatory Ethics

        Prerequisites: None

        Advance Preparation: None

        Program Registration Requirements: Click on "Purchase Course" near the top of this page to pay for and access the course. You will then be able to download the course as a PDF file, then take an on-line examination, and then download a certificate of completion if you pass the examination.

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        AccountingTools, Inc. 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 the 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:

        The NASBA sponsor identification number for Accountingtools, Inc. is 115881.

        AccountingTools is an IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider. We are compliant with the requirements for continuing education providers (as described in sections 10.6 and 10.9 of the Department of Treasury’s Circular No. 230 and in other IRS guidance, forms, and instructions). Our IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider number is 72821.