Ethics Tools and Aids

Frequently Asked Questions

The Ethics Division has prepared nonauthoritative answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ) regarding general topics, performance of nonattest services and nonauthoritative answers to FAQs and cases studies for network firms.

The Ethics Division also prepared a nonauthoritative table that provides examples of confidential client information.

The Ethics Division also prepared nonauthoritative answers to frequently asked questions regarding the Application of the Independence Rules to Affiliates of Employee Benefit Plans.

Toolkits and Basis for Conclusion Documents


The Ethics Division creates toolkits to assist members with complying with the Code.

Basis For Conclusion Documents


The Ethics Division creates basis for conclusion documents for some of its standard setting activities. The division also issues white papers that discuss ethical issues.