This course is designed to meet the specific ethics requirements for the state of Washington. It covers the Code of Professional Conduct, the Washington Board of Accountancy rules, and the Washington Public Accountancy Act. PLEASE NOTE: Not acceptable for Enrolled Agents. All course material provided. No prerequisites. Course level: Basic.
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SPECIAL NOTE: The Washington BOA REQUIRES that the licensee complete this ethics course in the year the course is dedicated to. For example, this course (defined in the title as the 2024 edition) MUST be completed by December 31, 2024. Approved by the Washington State Board of Accountancy as meeting the minimum requirements of WAC 4-30-134(3) which requires four CPE hours in the subject area of professional ethics and regulations with specific application to the practice of public accounting in Washington State.
PLEASE NOTE: CPE credit measurement is based on NASBA Registry and QAS guidelines of one credit for every 50 minutes. Credit calculation may vary in different states — check with your State Board of Accountancy. Unless otherwise noted in the specific course description, no advanced preparation is required in order to register or complete any PES CPE course. Use of materials or services provided by Professional Education Services, LP ("PES") are governed by the Terms and Conditions stated on PES' website www.mypescpe.com. PES provides these courses with the understanding that it is not providing any accounting, legal, or other professional advice and assumes no liability whatsoever in connection with its use. PES has used diligent efforts to provide quality information and material to its customers, but does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or currency of the information contained herein. Ultimately, the responsibility to comply with applicable legal requirements falls solely upon the individual licensee, not PES. PES encourages you to contact your state Board for the latest information and to confirm or clarify any questions or concerns you have regarding your duties or obligations as a licensed professional.