Tax Ethics

Includes a Live Event on 12/17/2018 at 2:00 PM (EST)

One of the most important courses accountants take each year is their annual ethics. Using proper ethical tools, such as due diligence, allows accountants to avoid many malpractice issues. In this class, we will discuss tax quality control documents, their impact on a tax practice, and how having proper procedures in a tax qualify control document and reduce the risks of a malpractice lawsuit. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn how to reduce the potential for malpractice issues
  • Obtain an understanding of how a tax quality control document can do for your firm
  • Understand the sources of tax ethics and the potential problems ignoring them could be
  • Learn best practices to help you stay in compliance with the relevant sources of tax ethics
  • Obtain a greater idea of the risks associated with being unethical

Presented by Nicholas Preusch, CPA

IRS CE: 2 Hours/Ethics
NASBA CE: 2 Hours/Ethics

NSA ConnectED Webinar Series 
Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Advance Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based

No refunds or exchanges for cancellations. For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or program cancellation policies, please contact NSA toll-free at 800-966-6679.

NSA is approved by NASBA, the IRS, ACAT, and CTEC as a provider of continuing professional education.


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NSA has been approved by the California Tax Education Council to offer the above courses to go towards the annual "continuing education" requirement imposed by the state of California. A listing of additional requirements to register as a tax preparer may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O. Box 2890, Sacramento, CA, 95812-2890, by phone at (877) 850-2832, or on the Internet at

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Nicholas Preusch, JD, CPA, LLM, CTRS

Nicholas Preusch is tax manager with PBMares, LLP in Fredericksburg, VA where his main focus is on tax ethics and tax controversy. A former attorney with the IRS Office of Professional Responsibility, he has been published in the Journal of Tax Practice and Procedure, The Tax Adviser, TAXPRO Journal and the Journal of Accountancy and co-authored Tax Preparer Penalties and Circular 230 Enforcement.

Nick has has spoken nationally, mainly for the American Society of Tax Problem Solvers. Topics include: Circular 230, IRS Summons Authority, Statutes of Limitation, FOIA, Claims for Refunds, and analyzing tax returns. He is also an adjunct professor at the University of Mary Washington and has been appointed to the AICPA's Tax Practice Responsibilities Committee for 2016-2017.