Format: (1) a one-page cover sheet containing your name, section number, and a 100 word abstract; (2) 5 pages of text, could be longer if necessary; (3) a references list. Typesetting Requirements: double space; Times New Roman12 point font
Content: Write a paper setting out your thoughts and views on what it means to be an ethical professional. You may consider any or all of the following points:
• Upon becoming a CPA, what obligations are you undertaking and to whom are they owed?
• What values underlie your approach to professionalism and how will they be manifested in the practice of your profession. • Is there a mentor in your life that helped you to develop these values?
• Or is there someone that you identify with and admire that embodies your ethical standards?
• What are the most important characteristics of the professional and by what standards have you determined those? • As a professional, you have either seen or dealt with some dilemmas. Write up one ethical dilemma from your experience.