This online CPE course teaches you and your staff the AICPA, SEC, PCAOB and GAO independence rules through interactive case studies, exercises and illustrative graphics
Auditor Independence Resource Center
AICPA provides information on the AICPA, DOL, and SEC rules regarding auditor independence
Published on October 22, 2013
Independence and Ethics
A description of products available on independence and ethics
Published on June 19, 2013
Independence and Conflicts of Interest
Learn about independence as it relates to providing investment advisory services
Published on April 06, 2010
Sample Reports When Independence is Impaired
Independence issues are a top concern with those performing compilation or review services. This information is in regards to reporting when independence is impaired and the proper disclosures that are...
Published on July 14, 2011
Independence Requirements PEEC Revises Guidance
...Ethics Executive Committee [PEEC] has issued revised guidance that needs to be understood in order for practitioners to comply with requirements under Code of Professional Conduct Rule 101, entitled Independence
Published on July 30, 2014
Independence and Ethics Developments - 2014/15 Alert
This Alert focuses on recent developments in independence and ethics for accountants and auditors--an area that is receiving increasing attention from regulators, investors, the news media, and others. Resources related to the Revised Code of Professional...
Independence Rule Comparison of AICPA and GAO
The AICPA Ethics Division prepared a nonauthoritative comparison of the 2011 GAO independence rules to the AICPA independence rules
Published on May 15, 2012
Independence Issues in Benefit Plan Audits
As practitioners are making assessments as to whether benefit plan audit engagements should be accepted or continued, one of the key considerations that needs to be addressed within those assessments relates to whether they are independent with respect to the benefit plans.
Published on July 31, 2014
Independence Integrity & Objectivity in Performing Forensic and Valuation Services, Special Report 08-1
The purpose of the special report is to provide practitioners with additional guidance with respect to the myriad of ethical issues that may affect a forensic accounting or valuation engagement.