Discuss what moral theories or combination of theories you believe inform the six principles and the rules of the AICPA. Discuss which theories you believe that the six principles and rules reject.
Translating the text material into your own words, what constitutes a profession and a professional and what are the particular ethical challenges facing government accountants and administrators in their roles as professional accountants, administrators, and government employees? Address whether government accounting professionalism means compliance with professional organizations such as AICPA and ASPA principles and rules or does it mean a covenantal relationship with fellow citizens? Do these roles conflict or complement each other?
What is the relationship between an organization’s code of ethics, the accounting and administration professions codes of ethics and your ethical framework?