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Texas State Board of Public Accountancy - Professional Rules of Conduct

Firm Names (.PDF)

AICPA Professional Ethics: Resources & Tools | AICPA Ethics FAQs

* 2008 Update AICPA Plain English Guide to Independence (.PDF)

Ethics Decision Tree for CPAs (Government and Business & Industry)

AICPA Code of Professional Conduct


Managing the Business Risk of Fraud: A Practical Guide
This resource from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the American Institute of CPAs, and the Institute of Internal Auditors provides organizations guidance on establishing an approach to managing the risk of fraud. It offers recommendations on how to attempt to prevent fraud in an organization by providing guidance from well respected authorities on establishing effective fraud risk management techniques.

Open Compliance and Ethics Group
A not-for-profit entity that helps organizations drive performance by enhancing corporate culture and integrating governance, risk management, and compliance processes.

Institute for Global Ethics

Ethics Resources – Center for Corporate Governance Research Initiative, Stanford University

Understanding Interpretation 101-3 Independence and Non-attest Services (.PDF)


How to Get Answers to your Ethics Questions

Minimizing The Legal Risks of CPA Practice: Part I || Part II

Got Ethics in TSCPA? The Professional Ethics Committee and its Role

Conflicts of Interest: IRS Rules Differ From AICPA Professional Standards

Speaking In Code — Learn what TSCPA's Professional Ethics Committee does and how it all works. (.PDF)