Professionals such as Enrolled Agents are required to make ethical decisions daily when performing the duties of their practice. Ethical decisions are influenced by many different factors, such as culture, motivation, power, and others. This training course will describe some of the ethical considerations that influence the decision making process through the lens of Circular 230.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
- Recognize exactly what information must be provided a duly authorized officer or employee of the Internal Revenue Service
- Define the rules against working with disbarred practitioners or government employees.
- Recognize when and how a contigent fee may be charged
- Identify the rules for soliciting new business and advertising your practice.
- Locate the actions that can be defined as either incompetence or disreputable conduct.
- Define how a proceeding will start against a practitioner.
CPE Credit: 2 CPE for EAs
Instructional Method: Self-Study
NASBA Field of Study: Ethics
Program Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Revision Date: February 28, 2021